Mac Campbell, CTA, CVP is the Deputy Director at the 1.2
million sq ft Baltimore Convention Center. Mac oversees all facets of Center
operations, sales, and aesthetics for a facility that sees over a half million
people annually for trade shows, conventions, and meetings. Recently
promoted in July of 2017, Mac was the Director of Client Services for the
Center since 2012.
Prior to coming to the Convention Center, Mac spent seven
years at the Music Center at Strathmore in North Bethesda, Maryland. As
Operations Manager his responsibilities included event set-up coordination and
building maintenance supervision of both a new 2,000-seat concert hall and
114-year old historic colonial mansion on 11-acres of grounds.
Mac is an active member of IAVM, having participated or
graduated from several courses such as: the IAVM Mentoring Program, Venue
Management School at Oglebay, VMS Graduate Institute, Senior Executive
Symposium and the Academy of Venue Safety and Security. Currently Mac is
serving as the IAVM Region 1 Director. Mac received his Bachelors Degree
from Elon University with a major in Corporate Communications and General Music
and a minor in Jazz Studies.
Mac has championed the Green Initiatives of the Center
including the facility receiving APEX/ASTM Green Meetings certification in
2015. He also takes pride in the efforts the Center takes to partner with local
charities in Baltimore to not only have staff volunteer, but to divert many of
the unused goods from conventions to support their various