SEAT Summer 2017

SEAT Summer 2017 Cover Image

ALSD SPOTLIGHT SPECIAL FEATURE

2017 DESIGN CONTEST WINNERS
View the best-in-breed facilities in ten categories

SPOTLIGHT ILLUMINATES INDUSTRY BRILLIANCE
Sample the best of the rest in innovative design

ALSD 2017 RECAP

THREE TAKEAWAYS FROM ALSD 2017
Our top conference observations from a bird’s eye view
BY AMANDA VERHOFF

REUNITED, AND IT FEELS SO GOOD
Experience the power of the ALSD Conference and Tradeshow
BY ANNEMARIE HASTINGS

THE SURPRISE OF ALSD 2017
Relive the excitement of our Visionary Award presentation
BY JARED FRANK

FEATURES

WHY THE PHOENIX RACEWAY PROJECT IS A FIRST FOR MOTORSPORTS
Preview the new grandstand and infield experience
BY JARED FRANK

THE STATE OF THE INDUSTRY
Learn how we got here, and where we are going
BY ROB HUNDEN

DEPARTMENTS

NEW ALSD MEMBERS

MEMBERS ON THE MOVE

PUBLISHER’S NOTE
Men and Women in the Arena
BY JARED FRANK

FROM THE TOP:
CREAM OF THE CROP RISES TO THE TOP

The most successful venues have strong leaders who aren’t afraid to challenge the status quo
BY JARED FRANK

About the Cover: The inaugural year for the ALSD Spotlight design contest recognized venues in ten categories. Rogers Place, home of the Edmonton Oilers, earned distinction for its best-in-class overall architecture.