ALBANY, NY – Today, the Albany Capital Center joins organizations across the globe to support the annual Global Meetings Industry Day (GMID). GMID, led by the industry advocacy coalition Meetings Mean Business (MMB), showcases the proven value that business meetings, conferences, conventions, incentive travel, trade shows and exhibitions bring to businesses and the economy. This year’s GMID theme is Meet Safe, recognizing the industry’s top priority of [...]Read More
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Albany, N.Y. – Out of an abundance of caution for its expected thousands of attendees, HV Gamer Con 2020 has announced it will postpone all activities until Sept. 12 and 13. The ECAC Collegiate Invitational, High School tournament, public tournaments and expos will take place at that time. All tickets purchased prior to this announcement will be valid for this fall’s event. HV Gamer Con 2020 will feature the ECAC ESports Fall Invitational in Overwatch, Rocket League and Super [...]Read More
ALBANY, N.Y. – The Albany Capital Center (ACC) is excited to announce its engagement with Tech Valley Hospitality Shuttle as its preferred transportation partner. The partnership will allow the Albany Capital Center to include Tech Valley Hospitality in its event bids, providing potential and current clients with the assurance of reliable transportation to and from the ACC for their events. Tech Valley Hospitality Shuttle was founded by Trent Griffin-Braaf, who merged his [...]Read More
ALBANY, N.Y. – The Albany Capital Center (ACC) is pleased to announce it has been honored by Northstar Meetings Group as a 2019 Stella Award Winner. The Stella Awards recognize hotels, convention centers, conference centers, airlines, cruise lines, Destination Marketing Organizations/Convention and Visitors Bureaus and Destination Management Companies that consistently deliver quality service and innovation to meeting and events professionals. Honors are awarded in 18 categories [...]Read More
HV GamerCon Honored as a 2019 Champion of Economic Impact in Sports Tourism by Sports Destination Management
Albany, N.Y. - Sports Destination Management, the leading publication with the largest circulation of sports event planners and tournament directors in the sports tourism market, has announced the 2019 Champions of Economic Impact in Sports Tourism honorees. This year’s winners are responsible for contributing more than $1 billion to the national economy over the past year. Among the winners was HV GamerCon 2019, produced in partnership between the Albany Capital Center (ACC), I LOVE [...]Read More