SMG Renews Partnership With Vanderburgh County
  • May 1, 2017
  • WEST CONSHOHOCKEN, PA — Vanderburgh County Commissioners Bruce Ungethiem, Cheryl Musgrave and Ben Shoulders unanimously approved the renewal of SMG‘s management contract with the Old National Events Plaza (ONEP), Evansville, IN. The agreement is for another five years, continuing a long­standing relationship between the two entities.

    “With the new infrastructure in place at the ONEP and other local developments in progress, the county is set up to succeed with this contract,” said Ungethiem. “The investment we make along with the investment SMG has pledged creates a win-win for taxpayers and the local economy.”

    “This continued partnership is further evidence that both Vanderburgh County and SMG are committed to increase utilization and economic impact providing exceptional results with best-in-class service to our clients,” said Sam Voisin, Regional Vice President of SMG.

    New leadership has also been chosen at the ONEP. Alexis Berggren has been selected as General Manager for the facility. She comes to Evansville from the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center in New Orleans, LA, where she served as Director of Event Services. Prior to her appointment in New Orleans, Berggren served as the Director of Operations and Event Services for the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood. She has worked as the primary liaison for high-profile events including internationally recognized award shows such as the Oscars.