“We’re thrilled to formalize our relationship with the CTCC team and look forward to partnering with such a progressive thinking facility,” said Bill Brown, president and CEO, FMAV. “Through this partnership, we look forward to creating exceptional event experiences for clients and their participants through the delivery of innovative event technology services.”
“We look forward to this new relationship with FMAV as we take an exciting step toward the future of our facility,” said Clark Grue, President and CEO of CTCC. “We are committed to delivering a strong customer experience, and together with FMAV, we’ll invest in better technical support for clients and align technology trends with our vision to provide innovative offerings.”
FMAV maintains a two decade long track record in Alberta in event staging and production as well as providing in-house audio visual services in 23 venues across Canada. FMAV will provide audio visual services for meetings, conventions and trade shows at the CTCC over a five-year contract.
About the Calgary TELUS Convention Centre
Opened in 1974, the Calgary TELUS Convention Centre is Canada’s first purpose-built, full-service convention centre. Conveniently located in the city’s downtown, it has 122,000 square feet of dedicated convention space, some 47,000 square feet of exhibit space, five pre-function areas and 36 meeting rooms. It is connected to three four-star hotels: the Hyatt Regency Calgary (355 rooms), the Fairmont Palliser Calgary (407 rooms) and the Calgary Marriott Downtown Hotel (378 rooms). The CTCC is owned by the City of Calgary and operated by the Calgary Convention Centre Authority.
FMAV is the largest independent audiovisual and event technology firm in Canada. It has more than 250 staff across the country in seven offices, including Toronto, Vancouver, Calgary, Edmonton, Montreal, Ottawa and Halifax.