VP, Partnerships


Laurie Kemmit detail

An Iowa native, Laurie Kemmit oversees sponsorship and premium seating sales for a number of Spectra properties located throughout the central and mid-western United States, including the Alerus Center, Grand Forks, ND; Aretha Amphitheatre, Detroit, MI; Sears Centre, Hoffman Estates, IL; Xtream Arena, Coralville, IA; Wells Fargo Arena, Des Moines, IA; Tyson Events Center, Sioux City, IA; Ralston Arena, Ralston, NE; Silverstein Eye Centers Arena, Independence, MO; Stormont Vail Events Center, Topeka, KS; Budweiser Events Center; Loveland, CO; Santa Ana Star Center, Rio Rancho, NM; Findlay Toyota Center, Prescott Valley, AZ; and Angel of the Winds Arena, Everett, WA. An expert in developing engaging sponsorship programs for local, regional, and national partners, she has played a critical role in the success of Spectra corporate sales personnel on behalf of our clients.

Laurie began her career in sponsorship sales more than two decades ago with “World’s Toughest Rodeo” before moving on to become Corporate Sales Manager at the TaxSlayer Center in Illinois. She joined Spectra in 2005 as the Director of Advertising and continued to grow within the organization to her role of Regional Vice President.