Peoria Civic Center Hires Event Manager
December 21, 2011 (Peoria, IL) – The Peoria Civic Center recently hired Kristin Etherton as an Event Manager. Her responsibilities will include coordinating client needs with Civic Center staff to assure proper set-up and smooth operation of events. Ms. Etherton’s duties at the Civic Center include obtaining client needs for physical set-up, security, parking, food service, staffing and ticketing; preparing event cost estimates and supervising staff.
Ms. Etherton grew up in Peoria, IL and earned a bachelor’s degree in Advertising from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 2011. As an undergraduate, she completed an internship with SJ Broadcasting where she was responsible for promotions and events. At the University of Illinois, she was actively involved with her sorority, Alpha Phi, and the American Advertising Federation. Ms. Etherton is looking forward to her new position at the Civic Center.
Ms. Etherton can be reached by phone at 309-680-3622, by e-mail at [email protected], and by fax at 309-680-3585.
The Peoria Civic Center, an SMG managed facility, proudly serves the Peoria area presenting major sporting events, concerts, family shows and seasonal attractions. This popular entertainment and convention venue attracts nearly one million people each year, contributing significantly to the economic impact on the downtown Peoria area. For the most up-to-date event information, please check us out on the web at http://www.PeoriaCivicCenter.com.