STOCKTON, CA (CelebrityAccess MediaWire) — IFG has hired Lark Ohta as Vice President of Sales and Marketing for the Stockton Event Center. Prior to IFG, Ohta was the Director of Sales and Marketing at Save Mart Center at Fresno State where she opened a 16,000-seat arena.
In Stockton, she will oversee all signage and sponsorship sales along with all marketing and public relations for the 10,000-seat Stockton Arena, 2,046-seat Bob Hope Theatre and Oak Park Ice Arena.
The Stockton Arena will open Fall 2005 on the downtown waterfront and will host a variety of live performances, including the hottest names in concerts and family shows in addition to being the home of an ECHL hockey team, AFL 2 football team and a MISL team, the California Cougars.
The Arena is the highlight of Stockton's downtown redevelopment, which includes the restoration of the Bob Hope Theatre and the newly built 5,000-seat Stockton Ballpark. –by CelebrityAccess Staff Writers