DOWNTOWN ORLANDO BUSINESS NEWSDr. Phillips Center Selected for the 2023 Venue Excellence Award The Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts, downtown Orlando's premier entertainment venue, announces it has been selected as a recipient for the International Association of Venue Managers (IAVM) 2023 Venue Excellence Awards. This is a global award that recognizes venues within the 7,200-IAVM membership community who demonstrate excellence in the management and operation of public assembly venues, including amphitheaters, arenas, auditoriums, casinos, complexes, convention centers, exhibit halls, fair/festival grounds, performing arts centers, racetracks, stadiums and university venues. Read more here, and congratulations to the Dr. Phillips Center team on this prestigious award! Greater Orlando Sports Commission Reveals Winners of 2023 SportysGreater Orlando Sports Commission's 2023 SPORTYS: Greater Orlando’s Night of Champions presented by Orlando Health Jewett Orthopedic Institute aired this past weekend on WKMG-TV News 6. Viewers watched as 12 category winners were revealed from a field of 67 finalists. Click here to see the full list of winners. FAIRWINDS Partners with UCFFAIRWINDS Credit Union will continue to be the official student banking services provider for the University of Central Florida (UCF) through 2028, extending a partnership that began in 2012. FAIRWINDS provides student-centered products and services, including: a no-fee student checking account, an emergency savings account with a premium rate, a debit card round-up program, and FAIRWINDS Money Milestones, a prescribed curriculum to help set students up for financial success. Learn more here. Barton Malow Earns Top "Contractor of the Year" Honors from ENR Southeast Engineering News-Record has named construction management firm Barton Malow Builders its Southeast 2023 Contractor of the Year. Selected from over 100 firms who participated in this year's ranking, the firm rose from 72 on last year's list. The firm's Orlando-based southeast region tripled its construction revenue with multiple major projects last year. Read the full story here, and congratulations Barton Malow!
DTO EVENTSOrlando City SC Celebrates the 4th of July Your chance to be a part of an epic 4th of July Weekend is here! Celebrate the 4th at Exploria Stadium with Orlando City SC's exclusive Americana Ticket Package, starting at only $29. Ticket packs include a ticket to a game on either July 1st or 4th, an exclusive Orlando City Americana Scarf, a Pepsi product of your choice, and nachos or soft pretzels. Get your tickets celebrate the 4th of July in style! III Latinx Performing Arts FestivalFringe ArtSpace is hosting the III Latinx Performing Arts Festival from June 23rd to 25th. You don't want to miss the chance to see these three shows, each available for one night only! The festival ticket grants you admission to general seating to all three live performances with soul-stirring music that will be sure to immerse you in the beauty and diversity of Latin America. Click here to see more and get your tickets before they're gone! Live Trivia at Pup's Pub Come to the best live trivia night on Tuesday, June 27th from 7:30-9pm at Pups Pub Orlando! This Trivia Nation event is fun for all to attend, including your pups. Can't make next week's trivia? Pups Pub Orlando trivia night repeats every Tuesday night! Click here to learn more.