District Detroit SVP Keith Bradford To Keynote SVG Venue Summit at Little Caesars Arena

The Sports Video Group is pleased to announce that Keith Bradford, SVP Operations and Development for The District Detroit, will provide the Closing Keynote at the SVG Venue Summit on Thursday, June 27, at Little Caesars Arena. Little Caesars Arena is the cornerstone of The District Detroit; a 50-block sports and entertainment district that is contributing to the city’s comeback. Bradford oversees this thriving entertainment destination, and will share how The District Detroit keeps fans entertained, engaged, and connected.

Bradford has responsibility for leading the development and operations of The District Detroit, a dynamic urban destination in the heart of Detroit that includes something for everyone and a variety of developments alongside Detroit’s premier sports and entertainment venues. The District Detroit is connecting downtown Detroit to growing nearby neighborhoods such as Midtown, Corktown, and Brush Park. The District Detroit is having a dramatic economic impact on Detroit and is a driving catalyst of the city’s remarkable resurgence and will contribute to Detroit’s amazing comeback for years to come.

Bradford has held this position since June 2018, and is responsible for all development strategy including real estate planning, retail, residential, and office development. He leads master planning, leasing, design, and project management activities for all real estate ventures in The District Detroit. He is also responsible for the operations of facilities such as Comerica Park, the award-winning Little Caesars Arena, the historic Fox Theatre and numerous office buildings and retail spaces.

Most recently, Bradford was responsible for operations and the redevelopment of Downtown Disney to Disney Springs. The unique and highly successful retail, dining, and entertainment destination now features more than 150 venues, including over 30 restaurants. In addition to Bradford’s responsibilities at Disney Springs, he held numerous senior-level roles in resort operations and development over his 23-year career with Disney.

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