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January 26, 2017
Joint Statement from San Diego Convention Center, San Diego Tourism Authority on Convention Center Expansion Court Ruling

(San Diego, CA – January 26, 2017) A Superior Court judge released a ruling Wednesday, January 25, 2017, upholding the California Coastal Commission's approval of expansion plans for the San Diego Convention Center.

Superior Court Judge Joel Wohlfeil found that the City of San Diego's waterfront convention center expansion is legally sound and compliant with the California Coastal Act and the California Environmental Quality Act. 

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January 20, 2017

San Diego Convention Center Board Officers Named for 2017

(San Diego, CA – January 20, 2017) – Candace M.


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January 13, 2017

Joint Statement from San Diego Convention Center, San Diego Tourism Authority on Convention Center Expansion

(San Diego - January 13, 2017) - On behalf of the San Diego Convention Center Corporation and the San Diego Tourism Authority, we applaud San Diego Mayor Kevin Faulconer for his leadership and commitment to moving the expansion of the convention center forward.


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November 2, 2016

San Diego Convention Center Names Mohsen Khaleghi Chief Business Development Officer

(San Diego, CA - November 2, 2016) - As part of an ongoing effort to develop new ways to drive significant economic impact to the region, the San Diego Convention Center Corporation (SDCCC) has hired Mohsen Khaleghi to lead its new business development strategy initiative.


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October 12, 2016

San Diego Convention Center Now Offers Custom Digital Advertising

The San Diego Convention Center Corporation and Smart City Networks are proud to announce a collaborative new digital advertising program offered at San Diego's bayfront facility.


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August 18, 2016

San Diego Convention Center Names Karen Totaro as General Manager

(San Diego, CA – August 18, 2016) –  The San Diego Convention Center Corporation is pleased to announce the appointment of Karen Totaro as the facility's new Senior Vice President and General Manager.


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June 28, 2016

Funding Plan for Major Capital Improvements Gets Final Approval

(San Diego, CA – June 28, 2016) – The California Infrastructure and Economic Development Bank (IBank) Board of Directors gave the final approval today to go into contract with the City of San Diego and the San Diego Convention Center Corporation for the financing of $25.5 million in...
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April 21, 2016

San Diego Convention Center Corporation Recognized as Recycler of the Year by City of San Diego

(San Diego, CA – April 21, 2016) – The San Diego Convention Center Corporation (SDCCC) was recognized by the City of San Diego's Environmental Services Department as one of the 10 Recyclers of the Year in the 2016 Waste Reduction and Recycling Awards Program for outstanding recycling...
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March 30, 2016

Board Chair Issues Statement Regarding Chargers Downtown Stadium/Convention Annex Plan

(San Diego, CA – March 30, 2016) – The Chair of the San Diego Convention Center Board of Directors, Rabbi Laurie Coskey, has released the following statement in response to the Chargers announcing their downtown stadium/convention annex plan in the East Village.


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