(Columbus, December 3, 2019) — The Franklin County Convention Facilities Authority (FCCFA) Board of Directors has approved a contract renewal for ASM Global to continue managing the award-winning Greater Columbus Convention Center (GCCC).

“ASM Global remains dedicated to delivering superior customer service, event execution and innovative programs for this facility,” said FCCFA Executive Director Don Brown. “We value their contributions as a collaborator, and they have earned our trust in ensuring the GCCC and Columbus continue to become increasingly popular convention destinations.”

“We thank the FCCFA Board of Directors for the continued confidence in the outstanding efforts of our local team led by John Page,” said Bob McClintock, executive vice president for convention centers for ASM Global. “The excitement in our industry about Columbus continues to grow and ASM Global is honored to manage this premier asset among our portfolio of properties.”

“We strive to deliver best-in-class services and raise the bar at the GCCC every day, with a focus on innovation, inspiration and imagination,” added GCCC General Manager John R. Page. “The GCCC was recently named one of the top convention centers in the country, among the many other accolades received this year.”

The contract extension begins January 1, 2020. A series of contract extensions can be authorized by the FCCFA to retain ASM Global as the facility’s management company through 2027.

  • COVID-19
    In compliance with the Governor of Ohio's order, the Greater Columbus Convention Center and its administrative offices within the building will be closed from 11:59 p.m. March 23 through 11:59 p.m. April 6. More

    Associates will be working from home to assist you in booking space for your next event and responding to parking and general inquiries.

    Please call 614/827-2500 and follow the prompts to direct your call accordingly.

    Thank you for your patience during this time period. We will continue to do our very best to serve you!

    The Greater Columbus Convention Center Team