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Enrique and Pitbull Sell out American Bank Center, making it the Highest Grossing show in American Bank Center history

02/10/2015 3:00 PM -




Enrique Iglesias & Pitbull Sell Out the American Bank Center Arena
Tour proves a huge success in Corpus Christi, making it the highest grossing show in history of the American Bank Center

(Corpus Christi, TX February 10, 2015) On February 5, 2015, Enrique Iglesias and Pitbull shared the stage of the SMG managed American Bank Center Arena. Taking The Mantra of “Don’t Stop the Party” to heart, music’s hottest tour of the year came roaring into Corpus Christi on its second leg with much anticipation. The high-energy show kicked off with special guest J Balvin, who truly set the stage for the energetic evening ahead and the Colombian reggaeton singer had audience members cheering on their feet throughout his set. Both Pitbull then Enrique Iglesias hit the stage, giving the crowd a spectacular show with high energy, sound, and production that brought all patrons to their feet.

This show welcomed patrons from all over Corpus Christi and beyond and thanks to all of the fans, the Enrique and Pitbull concert showed to be the highest grossing show in the history of the American Bank Center. This concert also put the American Bank Center on the social media map with its highest numbers in engagement, post reaches, and likes. American Bank Center Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and Tumblr all reach record highs due to fan interaction and branding the show with specific hashtags such as #EnriquePitbullCC.  http://www.crowdalbum.com/album/54d32319fadb5836d9000002/Enrique-Iglesias-and-Pitbull_20150205/4

“We couldn’t be happier with this fantastic show,” exclaimed Jim Salamenta, General Manager of SMG managed American Bank Center. “It was a huge success all the way around.  It being the highest grossing show in our buildings history says it all.  We were honored to host such a great show, and we can’t thank AEG enough for trusting in the Corpus Christi market to sell out such a high profiled event.”

About SMG

Founded in 1977, SMG provides management services to more than 230 public assembly facilities including convention and exhibition centers, arenas, stadiums, theaters, performing arts centers, equestrian facilities, science centers and a variety of other venues. With facilities across the globe, SMG manages more than 15 million square feet of exhibition space and more than 1.5 million sports and entertainment seats. As the recognized global industry leader, SMG provides venue management, sales, marketing, event booking and programming, construction and design consulting, and pre opening services for such landmark facilities as McCormick Place & Solider Field in Chicago, Moscone Convention Center in San Francisco, Houston’s NRG Park and the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans. SMG also offers food and beverage operations through its concessions and catering company SAVOR, currently serving more than 130 accounts worldwide.

SMG managed American Bank Center is Corpus Christi’s premier event center. Follow us online at www.Americanbankcenter.com, facebook.com/AmericanBankCenter, twitter.com/AmericanBankCtr, on Instagram @americanbankcenter, and Tumblr @AmericanBankCenter.


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