SMG Scores Cobo Center

Detroit’s Cobo Center has a new management team in SMG, which was recently selected to operate the convention center through a competitive bidding process by the Detroit Regional Convention Facility Authority.

SMG vet Thom Connors will take the reins as the Center’s GM.

Under its new role, SMG has been tasked with increasing revenue and service levels while overseeing upcoming renovations at the facility.

Olympia Entertainment manages the adjacent Cobo Arena.