Tuesday, August 9, 2011
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Gwinnett Daily Post
DULUTH -- Charter announced Monday that it has signed a three-year extension of its sponsorship agreement with the Gwinnett Convention and Visitors Bureau, enabling the business to remain the exclusive TV and broadband communications provider for the Gwinnett Center and the Arena at the Gwinnett Center.
"It is important to Charter that we support events, activities and causes that resonate with the community and our employees," said Matt Favre, vice president and general manager for Georgia. "That's being a good neighbor."
"We are pleased to extend our relationship with Charter," said Joseph Dennis, general manager with Gwinnett Center. "This enables us to maintain quality services to not only our community, but the many thousands of visitors who pass through our doors each year."
Located in Duluth, Gwinnett Center is one of the premier entertainment venues in North Georgia.
It comprises the Arena at Gwinnett Center, the Convention Center, Performing Arts Center and the Hudgens Center for the Arts.
The 13,000-seat arena has hosted artists such as Katy Perry, Josh Groban, Lady Gaga, Taylor Swift and many more. It is also home to the Gwinnett Gladiators Hockey Team and the Georgia Force Arena Football Team.
-- From staff reports