Knoxville Convention Center wins award

The Knoxville Convention Center was recently named Attraction of the Year by the Tennessee Hospitality and Tourism Association at the organization’s annual Stars of Industry award ceremony in Nashville.

The Knoxville Convention Center, managed by SMG, is located in downtown Knoxville adjacent to the Sunsphere. It boasts a 120,000-square-foot exhibit hall, a 27,000-square-foot divisible ballroom and 25 meeting rooms.

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Knoxville Convention Center General Manager Mary Bogert (center) accepts the Tennessee Hospitality and Tourism Association’s Attraction of the Year award from the TnHTA President and CEO Greg Adkins and TnHTA Board Chairman Danny Sumrall at the annual Stars of Industry awards ceremony in Nashville. Photo submitted.