SOWARDS WINS PAULY AWARD FOR COMMUNITY SERVICE FROM GREATER KNOXVILLE HOSPITALITY ASSOCIATION

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 7, 2015 For additional information, Contact: Amanda Shell Jennings Moxley Carmichael (865) 255-0661 Kristi Sowards, sales manager at the Knoxville Convention Center, has been awarded the 2015 Pauly Award for Volunteer of the Year by the Greater Knoxville Hospitality Association (GKHA) at the 11th Annual Pauly Awards sponsored by the University of Tennessee Tourism Institute and … Read More

ROBOTICS COMPETITION ENCOURAGES RECYCLING

High school robotics teams have been building and programming robots since the start of 2015 in hopes of a first-place finish in this year’s recycling-themed challenge at the Knoxville Convention Center for Tennessee’s largest robotics competition.

FANBOY EXPO BRINGS CELEBRITIES TO KNOXVILLE CONVENTION CENTER

There is only one event where you can meet Fonzie from “Happy Days,” Gimli the dwarf from Middle Earth and Chewbacca of “Star Wars” fame all in one day – the Fanboy Expo Knoxville. The Knoxville Convention Center is happy to host, once again, the region’s premier pop culture meet-and-greet and collectibles event Nov. 7-9.