Jason Green has been named general manager of the Richard M. Borchard Regional Fairgrounds in Robstown, TX, where he will be will be responsible for the venue’s day-to-day operations, including the Central Pavilion Arena, two 50,000 sq. ft exhibit halls, a 20,000 sq. ft. ballroom and an open air equestrian center. Green will also work closely with the Nueces County on expanding the Fairgrounds to include the much talked about proposed Heritage Events Center.
“Jason comes highly recommended by Global Spectrum,” said Oscar Ortiz, Nueces County Commissioner Precinct 3, in a statement. “I am looking forward to working with him and the rest of the local Global Spectrum staff to make the Fairgrounds a successful regional venue. His strong management and numbers background will make for a creative and effective program.”
Green was previously at the Solomon P. Ortiz International Center in Corpus Christi, TX, where he was general manager for Ovations Food Services.
Prior to working in South Texas, Green, a veteran of operating public assembly facilities, was director of Event Services for Global Spectrum at the Greater Richmond Convention Center from 2005 to 2007. He also held similar positions for the Miami Heat of the National Basketball Association; the Florida Marlins of Major League Baseball; the AT&T Amphitheatre and Bicentennial Park from 1992 to 2005; the San Jose State University Arena and Spartan Stadium; and Augusta-Richmond County Civic Center in Augusta, GA.
Last Updated on July 29, 2008 by By Jane Cohen & Bob Grossweiner