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THE CITY OF OSHAWA IS PLEASED TO ANNOUNCE THAT TRIBUTE COMMUNITIES WILL BECOME THE NEW BUILDING SPONSOR OF OSHAWA’S SPORTS AND ENTERTAINMENT FACILITY (GENERAL MOTORS CENTRE)

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 7, 2016 - The City of Oshawa is pleased to announce that Tribute Communities will become the new building sponsor of Oshawa’s sports and entertainment facility (General Motors Centre). Under the 10-year naming rights agreement, the General Motors Centre will become the Tribute Communities Centre, effective November 1, 2016.

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GENERAL MOTORS CENTRE RANKS #12 IN CANADA BY POLLSTAR

TUESDAY, AUGUST 2, 2016 – The General Motors Centre is rated #144 in the world and #12 in Canada among sports & entertainment venues of all size categories on Pollstar's list of the world's top-200 arenas and stadiums. The ranking is based on ticket sales worldwide for concerts held to date this year at the leading venues in North America, South America, Europe and Asia.

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GENERAL MOTORS CENTRE RANKS ON VENUE'S TODAY SOCIAL MEDIA POWER 100 LIST

MONDAY, JULY 11, 2016 - General Motors Centre held onto their 8th place ranking in their category of 5,001 to 10,000 capacity for the #SMP100 list.

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OSHAWA CITY COUNCIL APPROVES NEW VIDEO SCOREBOARD FOR THE GENERAL MOTORS CENTRE

THURSDAY, APRIL 14, 2016 - There have been ongoing discussions between the Oshawa Generals Hockey Club and the City of Oshawa to upgrade the video scoreboard at the General Motors Centre. The City and the Oshawa Generals Hockey Club are pleased to announce that the discussions have concluded and an agreement to purchase and install a new video scoreboard is now in place. The new video scoreboard is expected to be ready and operational for the home-opener of the 2016/2017 Oshawa Generals season.

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GENERAL MOTORS CENTRE RANKS ON VENUES TODAY SOCIAL MEDIA POWER 100 LIST

FRIDAY, MARCH 18, 2016 - General Motors Centre held onto their 8th place ranking in their category of 5,001 to 10,000 capacity for the #SMP100 list.

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MANAGEMENT SERVICES FOR 30 ONTARIO SPORTS & ENTERTAINMENT VENUES BECOME SPECTRA TODAY

TUESDAY, JUNE 2, 2015 - Comcast Spectacor, a leader in the sports and entertainment industry, is raising the bar on live event experiences by announcing today that its three divisions - Global Spectrum, Ovations Food Services and Paciolan - now operate as Spectra, a singular, new brand.

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GRAND OPENING OF 'REVERB'

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 29, 2015 - The Robert McLaughlin Gallery (RMG), in collaboration with the City of Oshawa, is pleased to announce the Grand Opening of Reverb, a site-specific sculpture in celebration of the City’s participation in the TORONTO 2015 Pan Am/Parapan Am Games by artist Noel Harding on 1 June, 2015 at 7:30pm.

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GENERAL MOTORS CENTRE RANKS FIRST IN CANADA FOR VENUES OF ITS SIZE

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 10, 2015 – The General Motors Centre, a venue operated by Global Spectrum, ranks first in all of Canada for its size, according to concert industry publications Venues Today Magazine. The magazine said the venue hosted 104,218 patrons over 35 events, grossing $5,852,533 in ticket sales for 2014.

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GLOBAL SPECTRUM RECEIVES "MONEY BALL" FROM THE HARLEM GLOBETROTTERS

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 21, 2015 – Global Spectrum, operators of the General Motors Centre, achieved another milestone, according to the World Famous Harlem Globetrotters. The Global Spectrum team in Oshawa broke turnstile records for the Globetrotters game at the General Motors Centre when the Harlem Globetrotters performed in April 2014.

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THE GENERAL MOTORS CENTRE IN OSHAWA RANKED FIRST IN CANADA FOR VENUES 5,001-10,000 CAPACITY BY VENUE'S TODAY

MONDAY, OCTOBER 6, 2014 - Seven Global Spectrum-managed Canadian venues named Venues Today's best venues including the General Motors Centre in Oshawa, Ontario which ranked first in it's capacity category of 5,001-10,000.

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