Moore Named Manager At Overland Park Convention Center

(CelebrityAccess MediaWire) —

Global Spectrum named Kelvin Moore as the new general manager of the 237,000-sq. ft. Overland Park Convention Center in Overland park, KS. Moore, formerly assistant general manager of the Global Spectrum-managed Greater Richmond Convention Center, will be responsible for managing the day-to-day operations of the Overland Park Convention Center, including scheduling and booking, marketing and selling sponsorships, as well as handling the financial responsibilities and obligations to the City of Overland Park as it pertains to the facility.

“Kelvin has an extensive background in operating convention centers and will be the perfect compliment to the Overland Park Convention Center,” said Global Spectrum President Michel Sauers. “He is a proven leader and one we know will make the Overland Park Convention Center the pride of the region.”

“Kelvin Moore is the consummate professional,” said Global Spectrum Regional Vice President Brett C. Mitchell, who was recently promoted from general manager at Overland Park Convention Center. “He has an eye for quality and detail and a leadership style that focuses and motivates employees to perform to their fullest capacity. I know Kelvin will strive to maintain a healthy financial picture at the center and will bring the Overland Park Convention Center to the next level of service for an even better experience for our guests.”

Prior to joining Global Spectrum at the expanded Greater Richmond Convention Center in 2003, Moore was events services manager for the San Antonio Convention Facilities Department in San Antonio, TX. From 1996-2001, he was events coordinator and assistant project coordinator at the Phoenix Civic Plaza Convention Center in Phoenix, AZ. Moore was also senior events coordinator at the Alamodome in San Antonio, TX, and production specialist at Sea World of Texas. –Jane Cohen and Bob Grossweiner