Sodexo Extends Contract with Jefferson Civic Center Authority

January 8, 2021 Sodexo Extends Contract with Jefferson Civic Center Authority

Centerplate and its parent company Sodexo announced a long-term contract to continue serving guests at the Birmingham Jefferson Convention Complex (BJCC) and Legacy Arena in Birmingham, Alabama.

The contract maintains exclusivity at the complex through 2032 for all catering, food and beverage services for Centerplate and Sodexo. As part of the agreement, Centerplate and Sodexo will also now service the new, state-of-the-art Protective Stadium, under the terms of a 12-year contract to line up with the convention center and arena.

“Centerplate and Sodexo have brought exceptional vision and talent to the table over the last few years, and we are very excited to work with them to continue enhancing the quality of services here in Birmingham, said Tad Snider, executive director of the BJCC Authority. “The new improvements will focus on the fan experience, premium seating options, food and beverage, and more.”

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