SAN JUAN (CelebrityAccess) — Facility management company SMG has partnered with McConnell Valdés Consulting, an affiliate of McConnell Valdés LLC to form SMV Advisors, a new venue management and event promotion company.
SMV Advisors will provide venue management and event promotion services initially in Puerto Rico but is expected to expand to Chile and Costa Rica in the near future and eventually, other Latin American countries.
McConnell Valdés LLC is one of the nation's largest Hispanic owned law firms and Puerto Rico’s leading law firm and McConnell Valdés Consulting is focused on development and marketing of mixed-use real estate projects in Puerto Rico and Latin America.
“We have enjoyed more than a decade of successful operation at the two premiere entertainment facilities in Puerto Rico: the Coliséo de Puerto Rico and the Puerto Rico Convention Center. Additionally, we manage Bahía Urbana, an urban park, as well as provide food and beverage service at the Antiguo Casino. These operations and facilities have become the industry standard in the region,” said SMG President and CEO Wes Westley, “We are now interested in expanding our knowledge and success to Latin America and the Caribbean. McConnell Valdés, given their market knowledge and unrivaled expertise, is the perfect partner to further this goal.” – Staff Writers