BIRMINGHAM, UK (CelebrityAccess MediaWire) — Venue management firm Global Spectrum has signed agreed to team up with the Uk-based NEC Group to form a new entity known as Global Spectrum Europe.
As previously reported in CelebrityAccess, Global Spectrum has been casting its gaze towards the lucrative European markets and hopes that NEC's connection with regional players such as sports franchises will open doors for them. This agreement will be a major step in bringing their European plans to fruition.
Under the auspices of the partnership, Global Spectrum will be looking for opportunities to manage venues such as stadiums, arenas, PACs and theatres throughout Europe.
The tow firms began informal talks last year when they worked on a contract in Leeds.
Comcast-Spectacor President and Global Spectrum Chairman Peter Luukko. "We have a wonderful partner in The NEC Group and, working closely together, we are confident that Global Spectrum Europe will quickly grow into a major player in the management of public assembly facilities in Europe." Comcast-Spectacor Senior Vice President Michel Sauers who oversees international growth for the company said: "We want to grow our business in Europe and partnering with The NEC Group will help us achieve our goal." – CelebrityAccess Staff Writers