NORTHRIDGE, Calif., Feb. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Contemporary Services Corporation (CSC), the world leader in event security and crowd management, recently signed a five-year contract renewal in partnership with the NBA through 2015. CSC's Special Events division will provide security, ushering and ticket taking services for the upcoming NBA Jam Session, which will be held at the Los Angeles Convention Center February 18 – 21. The NBA Jam Session is an annual event coinciding with the NBA All-Star Game where fans have the chance to meet and collect autographs from their favorite NBA Players, compete against their friends in skill challenges, and get basketball tips from the NBA Pros. Spanning over 450,000 square feet of the Los Angeles Convention Center, this year's Jam Session will feature the NBA's top players, celebrities, mascots and dance teams as they hit Center Court for a variety of basketball competitions, including the NBA All-Star Celebrity Game, the Sprite Slam Dunk Showdown, and the NBA All-Star Practice. CSC's Vice President of Special Events Dan Sidders and his team have worked with the NBA for over 18 years and provide services for the Jam Session under the direction of Warren Glover, NBA Jam Security Director.
CSC is the world leader in crowd management, security, event staffing and guest services for the entertainment and sporting event industries. With more than 44 years of experience, CSC has garnered a loyal and esteemed client base, including more than 100 stadiums and arenas, over 80 universities and colleges, more than 20 convention centers, and numerous clients in the MLB, MLS, NBA, NFL, NHL, and NASCAR. CSC also has experience providing services for the world's most prestigious special events, including College Bowl Games, Final Four Tournaments, US Open Tennis, 29 Super Bowls, 7 Olympic Games, 4 Presidential Inaugurations, 2 Papal Visits, and 2 FIFA World Cups. CSC operates more than 45 branch locations throughout the United States and Canada.
SOURCE Contemporary Services Corporation