The St. Charles Convention Center was named one of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch’s Top Workplaces according to the June 28, 2015 publication. Among over 1,000 companies nominated to be a Top Workplace, the Convention Center placed 12th in the Small Business category. The St. Charles Convention Center is one of over 30 convention centers managed by Spectra Venue Management, which works with event planners to turn events into experiences with proven methods, innovative concepts, responsive customer service, and passionate industry professionals.
Global Spectrum, operators of the Saint Charles Convention Center, recorded the highest grossing first quarter in the 10-year history of the facility.
This tremendous accomplishment is hot on the heels of the record-breaking, highest grossing year (2014) ever at the Saint Charles Convention Center.
“We just hosted the largest convention in our history earlier this month," said Global Spectrum’s Shura Garnett, General Manager and Regional Vice President. "We expect another outstanding year here in St. Charles, as we're on pace to exceed last year's record-setter."
This month the St. Charles Convention Center, celebrates 10 years since it opened its doors in 2005. Proudly managed by Global Spectrum for the entirety of its existence, the Convention Center continues to exceed expectations as one of the finest, full-service convention venues in the Greater St. Louis metro area.
Over 2.2 million people have attended events hosted at the facility and over 3,500 events have been hosted since its opening in 2005. With the collaboration of the City of St. Charles, St. Charles County Convention & Sports Authority, and St. Charles Convention & Visitors Bureau, the Convention Center continues to achieve goals and break records year over year.