Case Study

Elko Convention Center

Project: Elko Convention & Visitors Authority – New Events Center

Approximately 29,000 SF of building space

Convention Center Space: Ballroom, Meeting Rooms, Reception, Kitchen, etc.

Owner: JMF-ECVA 2015, LLC

Tenant: Elko Convention & Visitors Authority

Location: Elko, Nevada

Timeframe: Total development: Award: August 1, 2014, Occupancy: 11/20/2015, Operations: On-Going

Partner organizations:

Development: GFDS ECVA 1, LLC

Architect: Lombard-Conrad Architects Nevada

General Contractor: CORE Construction Services of Nevada

Financing: Tax-Exempt Bonds – Private Placement

Issuer: Phoenix IDA

Our role in the project: Turnkey development, Operations Management

What we did differently: First convention center facility for the State of Nevada built with private financing under a lease/lease-back structure.

What we did well: Development of the process in Nevada, contract and legal documents and producing a project on-time, under budget.

Quote: Don Newman, Director of ECVA, “My experience throughout was very seamless and professional from preplanning to completion.”