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Eric Jaramillo, Director of Marketing Receives Promotion to Assistant General Manager/Director of Marketing and Corporate Sales as of August 14, 2015

08/17/2015 12:25 PM -

Eric Jaramillo, Director of Marketing Receives Promotion to Assistant General Manager/Director of Marketing and Corporate Sales as of August 14, 2015



(Corpus Christi, TX –August 17, 2015)  We are very pleased to announce the promotion of Eric Jaramillo from Director of Marketing & Corporate Sales to Assistant General Manager / Director of Marketing & Corporate Sales
as of August 14, 2015. 

Eric originally joined SMG at American Bank Center in February of 2009.  Eric has over 12 years of venue and live entertainment experience starting in 2003 at the AT&T Center with Spurs Sports & Entertainment.  While earning a marketing degree at University of Texas at San Antonio in 2003, Eric started his industry experience with the game operations department for the NBA San Antonio Spurs, WNBA Silver Stars and AHL Rampage.  From there Eric gained experience as an Event Marketing Coordinator for Community Arena Management (C.A.M.), AT&T Center’s venue management group.

Eric will continue to manage the marketing department as the Director of Marketing.  In his new role he will assist the General Manager within all departments to include sales and operations by implementing and overseeing department heads in changes to facility programs and operations, establishing and maintaining contact with booking agents, professional managers, promoters and others within the industry to encourage continual and regular use of the facility.  Eric will work closely with the General Manager in the preparation and negotiation of service agreements and in reviewing contracts for compliance with events and/or government specifications and suitability for occupancy.


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, Tumblr @AmericanBankCenter, and on Periscope @Americanbankcenter.