ORTIZ HONORED BY TULSA BUSINESS AND LEGAL NEWS
(Tulsa, Okla.) April 1, 2013 – SMG SAVOR… Director of Food and Beverage Kelly Ortiz was recently honored by Tulsa Business and Legal News in the 2013 class of The Tulsa 40. The local award recognizes company executives, entrepreneurs, educations, representatives, energy leaders and innovators who have achieved significant accomplishments before the age of 40.
Ortiz was nominated for her efforts overseeing food and beverage operations for SAVOR… Tulsa, including concessions sales, suite catering and backstage catering for both the BOK Center and the Tulsa Convention Center. She was also recognized for her involvement with SMG Rocks, an employee-driven charitable giving initiative that donates time and resources to local non-profit groups.
“I am flattered to be recognized along with 39 other remarkable individuals in the Tulsa business community,” Ortiz said. “At the BOK Center and Tulsa Convention Center, I am able to surround myself with some of the best in the business. Awards such as this really recognize a team effort to strive for excellence in everything we do.”
Ortiz joined SMG Tulsa in December 2009. She previously served as Director of Food and Beverage at the Albuquerque Convention Center (Albuquerque, N.M.) and the Dow Event Center (Saginaw, Mich.), both also managed by SMG.