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“The entire Denny Sanford PREMIER Center team was a pleasure to work with, both leading up to and during our 2022 National Veterans Golden Age Games in Sioux Falls! Cheri in Sales was extremely responsive and professional, making our contracting process pleasant. Stephanie led a dynamic event operations team that paid attention to even the smallest of details and made sure to meet our every needs. We highly recommend working with the Denny Sanford PREMIER Center staff if you are ever planning in the Sioux Falls area!”

- Jeanene LeSure, National Veterans Sports Programs & Special Events

“Had a great experience. Amazing, professional staff. With multiple events in the building, and our meeting being a small one, we received the same amazing treatment as the larger event. Thank you!”

- Pam Schut, Summit League President’s Council

“We loved the venue change for our Tribute to Women event and it was wonderful working with your team. The space worked great to grow attendance and we look forward to 2020!”

- Samantha Bucknell, EMBE Tribute to Women

“The team I get to work with at SFCC is outstanding and makes my job very eary from the contract with Cheri Anderson to the event planning and the actual event with Jen Swanson (Event Manager). Jen knows her stuff and has a great time in all she does. It would not be the same without Jen helping us.”

- Doug Schwartz, Sammons Financial

“I have had the pleasure of working with Stephanie Ovall (Director of Event Services) for the last twelve years. I look forward to working with her every year! She is always looking for ways for us to reinvent our function. I appreciate her always coming to us with unique ideas. She is an outstanding partner and I value her knowledge and friendship!”

- Cindy Vinsand, Midland National Annual Symposium

“I appreciate the Event Manager and event staff that are always willing to change things at the last minute. We always appreciate the great service when we host our event at the convention center.”

- Tracy Stack, Good Samaritan Society

“Everything was great. We enjoy working with the group that is at the convention center. They are all excellent.”

- Helen Boer, Rosenbauer

“Every phase of your operation was handled with courtesy and efficiency. The willingness to assist with any special needs was exemplary. Please extend to your staff that these thoughts were shared by the vast majority of the attendees, and they made us proud to be from Sioux Falls! Great job!”

- Jim Woster, South Dakota Corn Growers Association

“Your team is all-pro. You were outstanding on every front and we would not hesitate to book the venue again.”

- Kimberly Carroll, Gems Dance Competition

“Stephanie Ovall (Director of Event Services) was AMAZING! She was present and concerned about all aspects of the gathering throughout the event. Troy Miller (OVG Hospitality) and Stephanie were attentive, polite, generous and VERY easy to work with. Comments were very favorable from the out-of-town guests as well. Thank you for a successful high school reunion!!”

- Terri Carlson, Aberdeen Central High School Class of ‘75

“The entire staff did a great job of setting up the room, decorating, serving the food and drinks, and the food was very good! We enjoyed our day and didn’t worry about things on the day!”

- Jan Hansen, Hansen-Dale Wedding Reception

“Chad Jutting (OVG Hospitality) did a fantastic job interacting with us throughout the entire process! We especially enjoyed the fact that he was around throughout the evening to make sure everything ran smoothly.”

- Janette Lems, Santee-Lems Wedding Reception

"The Sioux Falls Convention Center has always gone above and beyond with every experience I’ve had in this facility and with their staff. In April the state student council convention was moved from its 20 year home in Pierre to the Sioux Falls Convention Center. This convention has 1200 participants and needs over a dozen meeting rooms. The staff was very professional and there was no detail left to chance. The event managers predicted all of our needs before we knew we had those needs. The food was excellent, and to top it off they were able to feed 1200 high school students in less than 25 minutes. This is a first class facility with a first class staff right here in Sioux Falls!"

- James Weaver, Sioux Falls Public Schools

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