SMG receives record 7 nominations for 2016 Pollstar Awards

Conshohocken, PA (November 17, 2016)Pollstar magazine, the trade publication that covers the concert industry worldwide recently announced the nominations for their annual Pollstar Awards – recognizing the best of the best in the music industry. SMG received a record 7 nominations in 5 different categories including:

ARENA OF THE YEAR: BOK Center, Tulsa, OK

RED ROCKS AWARD/BEST SMALL OUTDOOR VENUE: Greek Theatre – Los Angeles, CA

BEST NEW MAJOR CONCERT VENUE: Lakeview Amphitheatre – Syracuse, NY & US Bank Stadium – Minneapolis, MN

INTERNATIONAL VENUE OF THE YEAR:  Manchester Arena – Manchester, UK

FACILITY EXECUTIVE OF THE YEAR: Bob Belber – Times Union Center – Albany, NY & Jeff Nickler – BOK Center – Tulsa, OK

“I’m thrilled to see the recognition for 2 of our deserving SMG General Managers nominated in the Facility Executive of the Year category and excited to see the recognition for all of our renowned nominated venues, commented Doug Thornton, Executive Vice President at SMG.

Winners of the Pollstar awards will be announced in Los Angeles on February 2, 2017.