The Fort Worth Convention Center has retained SearchWide Global to conduct an executive search to find their next General Manager. Fort Worth is the 13th-largest city in the United States welcoming more than 9.4 million visitors annually. The Fort Worth Convention Center provides an outstanding customer experience to more than 750,000 guests and hosts approximately 150+ revenue producing events including national, regional and state conventions, conferences, concerts, trade shows, and family attractions each year.
The General Manager (Assistant Public Events Director) is responsible for sales, customer experience, supplier & partner relationships, engineering, and other operating and customer facing strategies for the Fort Worth Convention Center. This position reports directly to the Director, City of Fort Worth Public Events and will be responsible for assisting with the day to day strategy and future renovation / expansion of the convention center. Additionally, serves on the Public Events Executive Team, with responsibilities for developing a department-wide culture and strategy.