2004

Kansas City arena promises innovations in technology

Stadia Magazine Online Bulletin, December 10, 2004

Kansas City's 20,000-seat arena will set new standards in design and technology, according to Tim Romani, the CEO of ICON Venue Group.

Construction begins on Chicago's world-class soccer venue

www.mysoccer.com Online Bulletin, November 30, 2004

ICON Venue Group will oversee the development and operation of Bridgeview's new $70 million, 20,000-seat sports and entertainment stadium. The venue will house the Major League Soccer team permanently in Chicago's Southland region starting in the spring of 2006.

Leiweke-Romani link leads to new firm

Sports Business Journal, November 22, 2004

Tim Leiweke and Tim Romani solidified their 13-year relationship in sports facility development by forming a new company called ICON Venue Group, a joint venture between Anschutz Entertainment Group and Romani Group. Russ Simons, a facility development consultant for HOK Sport and former arena manager said, "It's a natural evolution of their successful working relationship."

(For the full article, please read a copy of the November 22-28, 2004 issue of Sports Business Journal)

AEG, Romani Group architects of new firm

Amusement Business Magazine, November 16, 2004

AEG and Romani Group Inc. have combined to form Icon Venue Group LLC., a joint venture aimed at combining the resources of two companies with solid track records in the sports and entertainment facilities industry. [More…] Article reprinted from Amusement Business Magazine

After a delay, Romani gets to show his stuff

Denver Business Journal, September 12, 1997

He (Romani) has a head for numbers, an asset in that he controls the Pepsi Center's purse strings. And his open, likable personality, rare in a project manager, shouldn't be underestimated as a marketing asset. [More…]