ATLANTA (CelebrityAccess MediaWire) — VenuWorks has picked Russell Ferguson to serve as their National Director of Food and Beverage Services. This new position was created in response to VenuWorks’ expanding portfolio of venues which offer complete food and beverage operations.
“Russ brings over 25 years of experience to our management team,” said Steven Peters, VenuWorks President. “As we continue to develop our business, his expertise and abilities will nurture our food and beverage operations. Plus, he is a trained chef and we are looking forward to sampling his recipes at our next corporate meeting.”
Ferguson most recently served as the Senior Director of Leisure Services for the Philips Arena in Atlanta. Prior to his tenure in Atlanta, he worked for Ogden Entertainment at the Superdome in New Orleans and the Target Center in Minneapolis. Over the years, he has provided food and beverage management for the NHL All Star Game, several NCAA championship tournaments, Davis Cup Finals, The World Figure Skating Championship and the Republican National Convention.
“This is a great opportunity to work for an outstanding organization.” Ferguson said. “I am excited to get to work and assist the VenuWorks locations in creating wonderful guest experiences and to maximize revenues for our clients.” – CelebrityAccess Staff Writers