Venue management specialist, AEG Ogden has started its recruitment drive for the initial key positions for the Oman Convention & Exhibition Center following the appointment of the General Manager last month.
Did you know?AEG Ogden is a joint venture between Australian venue management interests and AEG Facilities of the United States.
The search has begin for a Director of Sales & Marketing and Sales Manager - Exhibitions to become a part of this iconic project for the Sultanate of Oman.
General Manager for the Oman Convention & Exhibition Center, Mr Trevor McCartney said that "the recruitment of these roles and other senior executive positions was another major milestone in the lead up to the completion of the venue in late 2016."
In International terms, "located four kilometres from the Muscat International Airport, the Oman Convention & Exhibition Centre is being constructed in two stages. Stage One, incorporating 22,000 sqm of exhibition space will be completed in 2015, followed by Stage Two, featuring 3,200 and 450 seat tiered theatres, 14 meeting rooms and two ballrooms due for completion in late 2016."
The Center is situated within a purpose built, fully integrated business precinct and has been designed to accommodate world congresses, exhibitions, regional meetings, banquets, gala events, performances and concerts. The precinct will also include 1,000 hotel rooms and is set to become an iconic landmark for Muscat and the Sultanate of Oman. For more information click here.
Did you know? In addition, AEG Facilities was recently announced as operator of both the Los Angeles Convention Center and Hawaii Convention Center.