Description:  20,000-seat arena on the Las Vegas Strip Owner: MGM Resorts International and AEG
Team: 2017 NHL expansion team Architect:PopulousCM/GC:Hunt-PENTA, A Joint VentureProject Cost:$375,000,000Status: Completed - April 6, 2016


ICON Venue Group served as the Project Manager on the 20,000-seat state-of-the-art arena project in Las Vegas, which was the centerpiece of a complete revitalization of the area between New York-New York and Monte Carlo resorts. The new arena is the first sports and entertainment facility in Las Vegas to achieve a prestigious LEED® Gold Certification and is giving the city its first Major League professional sports team, the Golden Knights, a National Hockey League expansion team.

Boasting an array of premium offerings, club experiences and unique features, T-Mobile Arena can additionally host NBA teams, concerts, boxing, mixed martial arts, award shows and other major events. The new venue features a variety of premium seating offerings and hospitality areas, multiple bunker clubs, bunker suites, in-bowl sponsor zones, VIP drop-off zones with private lobbies as well as an 85’-high atrium and an array of exterior balconies to bring the ultimate Las Vegas experience inside the venue.


Tim Romani | Art Aaron, Principals-in-Charge
Rob Stephens, Project Executive
Brian Byrne, Project Director
Elliott Veazey, Project Field Manager
Julie Amacker, Project Coordinator






The knowledge and expertise of the ICON team is an incredible asset throughout the long and complicated process of building a new arena. The closer you get to the finish line, the more thankful you are that you have a team of trusted advisors to help you get there.

Dan Quinn

General Manager, T-Mobile Arena

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