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CCM Class Coming Soon to Memphis Area

CCM Class Coming Soon to Memphis Area

| October 15, 2019

A Concession Manager Certification (CCM) Class is being offered starting on October 28th and running five consecutive Mondays at the Kemmons Wilson Culinary Institute in Cordova, TN. This is a live classroom experience that runs from 6:00 – 9:00 p.m. The dates for the course are as follows: October 28, November 4, November 11, November […]

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Government Relations Update: Ground Shifts Under California Employers As Governor Signs Flurry Of Significant Legislation

Government Relations Update: Ground Shifts Under California Employers As Governor Signs Flurry Of Significant Legislation

| October 15, 2019 | 0 Comments

First-year Governor Gavin Newsom signed some significant pieces of legislation in recent days that will impact employers across California – ranging from a ban on mandatory arbitration agreements, to a complete rewrite to the rules for the use of independent contractors, to a general prohibition on “no-rehire” clauses in settlement agreements with most of these […]

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NAC Expo 2020 Room Block now open

NAC Expo 2020 Room Block now open

| September 23, 2019

The 2020 NAC Concession & Hospitality EXPO is scheduled for July 28 – 31 at the Hilton Lake Buena Vista in Orlando. The hotel is adjacent to Disney Springs (Downtown Disney)and all the amenities and varied entertainment Walt Disney World provides. LINK TO RESERVATION Property Location Located in Lake Buena Vista, Hilton Orlando Lake Buena […]

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Showcase Cinemas to Become Anchor Tenant at Hanover Crossing

Showcase Cinemas to Become Anchor Tenant at Hanover Crossing

| September 20, 2019

PREP Property Group Inc.and Showcase Cinemas, a world leader in the motion picture exhibition industry, are pleased to announce a new anchor deal at Hanover Crossing in Hanover, Massachusetts. The deal was brokered by Boston-based The Dartmouth Company. Planned for a 2021 opening, the new Showcase Cinemas location will include 1,000 seats and 10 auditoriums […]

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Afin Technologies (SurveyMe) Aquires Entertainment

Afin Technologies (SurveyMe) Aquires Entertainment

| September 18, 2019

Afin Technologies (formerly SurveyMe) is set to become a big player in the North American marketing and promotions market after acquiring Entertainment, the leading provider of local and national price promotions in the US and Canada. The deal, which is understood to be in the region of $25 million, will see Afin take over operation […]

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DiSanto to Receive Geneva Convention Larry D. Hanson Award of Excellence

DiSanto to Receive Geneva Convention Larry D. Hanson Award of Excellence

| September 17, 2019

National Association of Concessionaires (NAC) long-time member and industry advocate Gina Di Santo, CCM, has been named the Geneva Convention 2019 Larry D. Hanson Award of Excellence recipient. DiSanto will also participate on the Convention’s Women in Exhibition panel. The 2019 NATO WI/UP Geneva Convention will be held on September 17-19 at Grand Geneva Resort […]

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Ben Marcus Humanitarian Award Goes to George and Marianne Abiaad

Ben Marcus Humanitarian Award Goes to George and Marianne Abiaad

| September 16, 2019

The 2019 Geneva Convention is proud to honor George and Marianne Abiaad with the Ben Marcus Humanitarian Award. This award represents an individual who is a successful leader within their industry, devoted to their family, and always committed to their community. With a guiding principal to simply do what is right, they selflessly contribute their […]

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NAC Announces Red Deer, Alberta CCM Class Graduates

NAC Announces Red Deer, Alberta CCM Class Graduates

| September 13, 2019

The National Association of Concessionaires (NAC) announced that 15 new industry professionals have earned their Concession Manager Certification (CCM) credentials. The class was held on August 23 – 26 at the Red Deer Centrium, in Alberta, Canada. The course was coordinated and organized by Sheila Parisien, ECM, an NAC member and tremendous ambassador for the […]

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ShowEast to Honor NAC Members

ShowEast to Honor NAC Members

| September 12, 2019

ShowEast today announced the individuals and companies that will be honored during their event on Thursday, October 17th. Three of these honorees are also current members of the National Association of Concessionaires (NAC). Dan Fellman Show “E” Award: Bill LeClair, National Amusements. ShowEast Legacy Award: Michael Rosenberg, Promotion in Motion CLICK HERE FOR PREVIOUS STORY. […]

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Gold Medal honors the memory of J.C. Evans

Gold Medal honors the memory of J.C. Evans

| September 10, 2019

It is with heavy hearts that Gold Medal announces the passing of J.C. Evans. On Friday, September 6, 2019, he passed away at the age of 88. The entire Gold Medal family mourns his loss. And our deepest sympathies are extended to the Evans family. A pillar in the concession industry, J.C. Evans was known […]

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