Catering to business convenience, Cleveland Medical Mart & Convention Center is located in the heart of the city of Cleveland, Ohio. Construction began in January 2011 and is expected to open in September 2013. Upon completion, the Cleveland Medical Mart & Convention Center will include a 100,000 square foot medical mart and an adjoining convention center with 230,000 square feet of exhibit hall space. The facility is also set to include more than 92,000 square feet dedicated to meeting rooms and a Grand Ballroom overlooking picturesque Lake Erie. The project includes 16 elevators and 17 escalators.