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Las Vegas Convention Center Completes $20 Million Upgrade

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Aug 20, 2013 8:44 am

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With the convention business booming, Las Vegas knows emphasizing its capacity for huge meetings is a smart move economically.

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Las Vegas hosts nearly 22,000 meetings and conventions annually, according to the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (LVCVA). Michael Dorausch / Flickr


The Las Vegas Convention Center has completed $20 million in capital improvements designed to enhance the customer experience at the 54-year-old venue, the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (LVCVA) announced last week.

Implemented over the course of the last two years, improvements to the 3.2 million-square-foot facility include … the addition of a 3,400-square-foot American Express OPEN Business Lounge serving American Express OPEN card members…

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