LOS ANGELES & PALM SPRINGS, CA — AEG Facilities has appointed Rob Hampton as General Manager of the Palm Springs Convention Center. Additionally, Hampton and his team will oversee venue management operations for the Palm Springs Bureau of Tourism, the Palm Springs Visitor Center and the Welwood Murray Memorial Library.
“Palm Springs is a world-acclaimed market that draws audiences from around the globe,” said Bob Newman, President, AEG Facilities. “We are pleased to welcome an industry veteran like Rob to the team and are confident that his 30-plus years of experience paired with the appeal of Palm Springs as a destination for visitors of all ages will further elevate the frequency and caliber of events hosted in the region.”
“We are pleased to welcome AEG Facilities as the new operator of the Palm Springs Convention Center and Bureau of Tourism,” said David H. Ready, Palm Springs City Manager. “We are confident their vast network of resources and talent will be a significant asset to our destination.”