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New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center Announces Hire of New Vice President of Operations

After a nationwide search, the New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center has named Adam Straight as Vice President of Operations. In this capacity, Straight will be tasked with the oversight of plans and strategies for Convention Center event operations. Departments reporting to Adam will include Production Services, Food and Beverage, Public Safety, Environmental Services… Read More about New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center Announces Hire of New Vice President of Operations

New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center Names Maria Joe as Event Manager

Maria Joe has been named Event Manager at the New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center  – the sixth largest convention center in the nation. In her new capacity, she will be responsible for managing all aspects of the event planning process. As a liaison between the Center and clients, she will guide clients through… Read More about New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center Names Maria Joe as Event Manager

New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center Redoubles Commitment to Sustainability Program, Names New Assistant Director of Sustainability

The New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center continues to lead the way into a green future with their award-winning Sustainability Program, which aims to improve the environment through innovations in the use of energy conservation techniques, renewable energy, and more. The Convention Center continues to follow through on its commitment to being a sustainability… Read More about New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center Redoubles Commitment to Sustainability Program, Names New Assistant Director of Sustainability

Darren G. Mire appointed to New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Exhibition Hall Authority Board

Darren G. Mire, the Director of Valuation for the Orleans Parish Assessor’s Office, has been appointed Commissioner to the Board of the Ernest N. Morial New Orleans Exhibition Hall Authority (Authority) by Governor John Bel Edwards. The Authority’s 12-member Board of Commissioners governs the New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center and is a political… Read More about Darren G. Mire appointed to New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Exhibition Hall Authority Board

Michael Sawaya Begins First Week as President/General Manager of the New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center

Michael J. Sawaya, the New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center’s new President/General Manager, began his tenure in his new position on February 19. Sawaya was chosen by the Ernest N. Morial New Orleans Exhibition Hall Authority, the governing board of the convention center, from a deep field of experienced candidates after the Center’s previous… Read More about Michael Sawaya Begins First Week as President/General Manager of the New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center

New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center Employees Deliver Holiday Cheer to Families at The Ronald McDonald House of New Orleans

Santa’s elves brought plenty of smiles to small faces as they delivered a hefty sack of toys to The Ronald McDonald House of New Orleans. New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center employees donated money via payroll deductions to buy toys and supplies for the young patients who are spending their Christmas in a hospital… Read More about New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center Employees Deliver Holiday Cheer to Families at The Ronald McDonald House of New Orleans

New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center’s Robert Johnson Retires

Johnson’s Impressive Résumé Spans 46 Years in the Facilities Industry NEW ORLEANS – Robert “Bob” Johnson, President and General Manager of the New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, concluded his impressive 46-year facilities industry career on September 25, 2017 – his 70th birthday. Johnson has served as the facility’s senior director since 2007. To… Read More about New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center’s Robert Johnson Retires

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