Established in 1899, Cartan Tours Inc., is one of the oldest and most respected companies in the travel industry. Its sports division, Cartan Global, is based in California as part of the Elmore Sports Group (ESG) and provides exclusive and official travel services to both the Olympic Games and the FIFA World Cup™.
Cartan was the exclusive Authorized Ticket Reseller for the following 36 countries and territories for the Rio 2016™ Olympic Games: Aruba, Barbados, Belize, Bermuda, Bolivia, Cambodia, Cayman Islands, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Federated States of Micronesia, FYR of Macedonia, Greece, Guam, Guatemala, Guyana, Honduras, Jamaica, Latvia, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Puerto Rico, St. Lucia, St. Kitts and Nevis, St. Vincent and the Grenadines, Slovenia, Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago, Uruguay, Venezuela, and the Virgin Islands.
As a member of the Elmore Sports Group, Cartan has the buying power and experience to negotiate exceptional values in the accommodations that are provided to its clients. Cartan’s travel programs create the groundwork to make it possible for their guests to attend the largest sporting events around the world. In addition, Cartan’s multilingual team brings over 200 years of combined experience in the travel industry.
For the Rio 2016 Summer Olympic Games, Cartan will have a representation of over 900 athletes from their 36 countries and territories.
Centennial Management Group, Inc
Centennial Management Group, Inc. (Centennial) is a privately owned company providing management services to owners of Sports Stadiums, Arenas, Convention Centers, Theatres and Amphitheatres
Centennial brings proven management techniques, knowledge of the industry and years of experience, combined with a staff of skilled professionals, to each of its client facilities. Privatization of arenas, stadiums, convention and trade centers and theatres is an accelerating trend fueled by a proliferation of sport franchises and entertainment facilities.
Centennial provides a complete range of management services which can cover all aspects of operations, including:
– Event Booking
– Facility & Event Marketing
– Financial and Accounting Services
– Physical Plant & Event Operations
– Food and Beverage Service
– Novelty & Team Store Sales
– Event Services
– Advertising, Signage, & Sponsorship Sales
– Maintenance and Administration
– Facility Development
CMG Event Services
We provide professional and courteous on-site security and crowd control services. We’re staffed with the best and brightest, to ensure that your event runs smoothly. Our experienced staff can handle crowds of any size, from a few hundred to a hundred thousand. We’ll make sure that your event goes smoothly and safely.
Here at Centennial Management, we’re more than ticket takers; we’re part of the whole positive experience. We make sure to greet your patrons with warm enthusiasm and a genuine smile. With a positive beginning, it can only get better.
Our friendly staff is ready and willing to help your guests. That’s because we empower our staff with information about your event. We want to be able to help your guests with any issue that might arise.
Our well-trained staff is experienced in every potential security situation that might arise. Rest assured that your event’s security will be handled thoroughly, professionally, and to your standard of satisfaction.
Your event is exciting and the crowd goes wild– but not too wild. Our professional staff can handle even the rowdiest of crowds. We’ll keep dignity and decorum a part of your event.
It was designed by the premier arena architect, Populous (formerly HOK Sport). The Maverik Center is the home of the ECHL’s Utah Grizzlies, and the Indoor Football League’s Salt Lake Screaming Eagles.
We gained international acclaim and exposure as the host venue for the Ice Hockey Championships at the 2002 Olympic Winter Games. In addition to sporting events, the Maverik Center hosts celebrated and A-list entertainers, including Sir Elton John, Neil Diamond, the Jonas Brothers, and the American Idol Tour. The center is proud to cater to all ages, with live entertainment that includes Sesame Street Live, the Wiggles, Arena Cross, and the nationally television productions of Holiday Festival on Ice and World Wrestling Entertainment’s Smack Down Live.
Managed by the Centennial Management Group, Inc., the Maverik Center provides top quality management services to arenas, amphitheaters, stadiums, and convention centers nationwide.
Global Sports Partners (GSP) is an international sports management and consulting company that specializes in global sporting events and bids on international Games. GSP also has event expertise in Organizing Committee for the Olympic Games/Local Organizing Committee formation, accreditations and entries, housing and village services, sports and venue planning, transportation and travel, and National Olympic Committees and International Federations communications.
Together Greg Harney (President) and Francisco Campo (Vice President) have overseen or contributed to 17 Olympic Games, 8 Pan American Games, and numerous World Championships and Games bid committees.
GSP stands apart as the only global consulting organization to accomplish the fabled “grand slam” bid– winning the bids for the Olympic Summer Games, the Olympic Winter Games, the Commonwealth Games and the Pan American Games.
We are the exclusive concessionaire for minor league baseball stadiums, sports arenas and music amphitheaters around the country. Diamond Creations is proud to say that USANA Amphitheater in Utah, the Maverik Center in Utah and Security Service Field in Colorado Springs are part of our impressive portfolio.
Diamond Creations has taken pride in providing catering to a vast array of clients and multiple venues and events. We specialize in full catering services, event planning and luxury suite services with world class entertainment.
At Diamond Concessions, our goal is to create a partnership with our clients, not just provide a service. We are willing and able to assist in all aspects of hospitality service and event planning. We work hard to increase revenues and expand opportunities for our clients, and provide them with quality food, beverages and service.
Agostino "Augie" DiGiacomo