Tag: OVG


Kim Stone in UBS Arena driver’s seat

Kim Stone new president of UBS Arena

The Oak View Group (OVG) has named Kim Stone President of the UBS Arena and an Executive Vice-President for OVG’s East Coast operations. ‘bizwomen’ stated that the former National Basketball Association (NBA) teams Miami Heat and Golden State Warriors arena executive will be based in Belmont... » Read more


Plush-palatial look for FirstOntario Centre

OVG first Canadian project

When Los Angeles-based Oak View Group (OVG), a global sports and entertainment company, went looking for its first arena project North of the border, it found its sweet spot in Hamilton. ‘The Globe and Mail’ stated that the 19,000-capacity FirstOntario Centre (formerly Copps Coliseum) may have... » Read more


Bigwigs in OVG Vegas hotel-casino project

OVG Las Vegas Hotel & Casinos take shape

One of the co-CEOs of the National Hockey League (NHL) team Vegas Golden Knights owner William Foley’s Foley Entertainment Group has left the company to oversee a new casino and arena project on Las Vegas Boulevard with the former President of the National Football League (NFL) team Las Vegas... » Read more


It’s planet first for Co-op Live Arena

Sara Tomkins on Coliseum EUROPE

Sara Tomkins joined Co-op Live in November 2020 bringing with her a wealth of experience working as Chief Executive of a charity, an Assistant Chief Executive in the public sector at the Manchester City Council (UK) and she also had a stint with the British multinational retailer Marks &... » Read more


OVG360 in the saddle of PPG Paints Arena

PPG Paints Arena to be operated by OVG360

The National Hockey League (NHL) team Pittsburgh Penguins (US), together with their ownership team at the Fenway Sports Group, have selected OVG360, the full-service venue management division of Oak View Group (OVG), to manage, book and operate their digs – the PPG Paints Arena in Pittsburgh,... » Read more


Co-op Live to partner with major businesses

Co-op live arena new partner announced

Co-op Live, Manchester’s (UK) new live venue, has revealed it is to partner with several more new businesses ahead of its opening next year. The ‘Manchester World’ stated that the huge new arena is due to open on the Etihad Campus in December 2023 and, with a capacity of 23,000 people, it... » Read more


OVG Baltimore Arena deal ‘bid’-by-‘bid’

Baltimore Arena re-development OVG

New operators of the Baltimore Arena (US) – the Oak View Group (OVG) – have wasted no time starting on a $150 million renovation of the building – and the general public is invited to watch their progress. The ‘Baltimore Fishbowl’ stated that shortly after the Central... » Read more


Receive global sports venue NEWS twice a week in your inbox