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Tracey Schelmetic

TraceySchelmetic

Tracey Schelmetic is a freelancer writer for Due North Media. Her articles appear on the websites of Contact Professional and Sports Destination Management.


Article | May 4, 2016
Iowa Legislature Approves Watered-Down Sports Tax Incentive Bill   

By: Tracey Schelmetic

The state of Iowa would like to see more baseball take place within its borders; however, the fight to create more facilities is something of a...more >>


Article | April 20, 2016
Shaky March Madness Numbers Show Changes in Viewership   

By: Tracey Schelmetic

When sports business analysts look back at viewership statistics for March Madness 2016, it’s unlikely that it will be a year for the record books....more >>


Article | April 20, 2016
Big-Picture Thinking: New Arenas Boast Huge Video Boards   

By: Tracey Schelmetic

The Minnesota Timerwolves obviously see the big picture, or more likely, their fans will. The 4,300-square-foot video board has set a new benchmark...more >>


Article | April 20, 2016
Climbing in Popularity, a Potential Olympic Sport Forges Alliances   

By: Tracey Schelmetic

As decision time nears for the five sports being considered for Olympic inclusion, one is working on forging alliances with affiliated organizations...more >>


Article | April 18, 2016
Pittsburgh Officials Propose Hotel Tax Hike to Fund Sports Commission   

By: Tracey Schelmetic

Pittsburgh would like to bring a Super Bowl to town. And for that, it says, it needs a sports commission. Currently, the CVB, VisitPittsburgh wears a...more >>


Article | April 18, 2016
Akron Creates Dedicated Sports Alliance Economic Development Group   

By: Tracey Schelmetic

Following the example of many cities that are setting up dedicated sports tourism organizations separate from their primary economic development...more >>


Article | April 6, 2016
Infrastructure Limitations Threaten Cuba’s Tourist Potential   

By: Tracey Schelmetic

While Cuba may be the hottest, hippest destination around, it’s not making things easy for tourists. A lack of infrastructure has left the country...more >>


Article | April 6, 2016
Report: Golf Adds $6 Billion Annually to the UK Economy   

By: Tracey Schelmetic

It’s not a coincidence that the Patron Saint of Scotland, Saint Andrew, is also the Patron Saint of golf. He might also be the patron saint of...more >>


Article | March 23, 2016
Economy-Minus Class Getting Minus-Lukewarm Reception   

By: Tracey Schelmetic

As value-added costs of flying, airlines are marketing even more no-frills ways of flying. The latest example to hit the airwaves is the addition of...more >>


Article | March 23, 2016
Wrestling with Problems, e-Sports Sets Goal of Global Expansion   

By: Tracey Schelmetic

Today, ESPN. Tomorrow, the world, or at least the Pacific Rim. While e-sports continues its explosive growth, it lacks the ability to organize...more >>


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