VenuWorks Renews Management Agreement with the City of Vicksburg (MS)

The city of Vicksburg, Mississippi approved an extension of the agreement with Iowa-based venue management company, VenuWorks for the management of the Vicksburg Convention Center.

“We are delighted to continue our successful partnership with the city of Vicksburg,” said Steve Peters, President of VenuWorks. “We have an outstanding team at the Vicksburg Convention Center led by Executive Director Annette Kirklin and are excited to continue to leverage our experience and resources to ensure its success.”

VenuWorks has managed the venue since 2001 and will continue to provide full service management, including booking, operations, marketing and sales, finance and human resources for the Vicksburg Convention Center.

“The city of Vicksburg is excited to continue our outstanding relationship with VenuWorks in the operations of our convention center. This contract renewal, once again, solidifies our commitment to bringing high-quality events, conferences, and conventions to Vicksburg. I would like to thank the VenuWorks team and Vicksburg Convention Center Executive Director Annette Kirklin for going beyond expectations in providing first-rate customer service to everyone who visits our facility,” Mayor George Flaggs, Jr., City of Vicksburg.

The Vicksburg Convention Center has hosted conventions, conferences, meetings, community events, weddings and many more events. The Center is committed to fulfill its mission to deliver the highest levels of customer service and exceed the expectations of its guests, providing an experience unsurpassed in the industry. The Center is a versatile, first-class venue, reflecting the pride and charm of the City of Vicksburg while providing economic growth to the community.

About Vicksburg Convention Center
The Vicksburg Convention Center, which is owned by the City of Vicksburg, is a convention, trade show, and multi-purpose event facility located in the downtown Vicksburg. The Center’s objective is to facilitate events and activities that generate economic benefits to the City of Vicksburg and Warren County. Since opening its doors in 1997, over 1.5 million people have walked through the doors of the Center.