| August 21, 2017
Visitor Spending Reaches All-time High in Rockford and Winnebago County   

In 2016, visitor spending in Rockford and Winnebago County hit an all-time high of $353 million, creating/ sustaining 2,888 jobs. More>>

| August 14, 2017
Colorado Pays $3.4 Million To Lure Outdoor Retailer   

Colorado will pay $1.7M to Emerald Expositions to support the relocation of the Outdoor Retailer show from Salt Lake City to Denver. More>>

Article | August 9, 2017
By the Numbers: High School Sports Skyrocketing in Popularity   

Travel teams may be bringing in the big money, but high school sports have some big numbers of their own. The 2016-2017 school year bears that out,... More>>

Article | July 26, 2017
New Study Redefines Home-Field Advantage   

The fans in the stands, the same people who buy tickets, eat hot dogs and scream their lungs out, have become the focal point of a scientific study.... More>>

Article | July 26, 2017
By the Numbers: The 2017 State Games of America   

First, the National Senior Games brought upwards of 10,500 athletes (and an additional 15,000 family, friends and spectators) to Birmingham, Alabama.... More>>

Article | July 26, 2017
Could a Cheaper Olympic Bidding Process Lure New Interest?   

There are many theories on why cities are making an unprecedented exodus from bidding on the Olympics, but they all go back to money. And the IOC, it... More>>

| July 12, 2017
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Article | July 12, 2017
California’s Travel Ban Could Wreak Havoc on College Sports   

While the business of tourism is picking its way carefully through the newest version of the travel ban, something more immediate and close to home... More>>

Article | July 12, 2017
Wanna Bet That Sports Gambling Becomes Legal in More States?   

From March Madness brackets to Super Bowl pools, betting on sports events is a tradition. It’s just not legal – at least not in 46 states.... More>>

Whitepaper | July 1, 2017
The Economic Impact of the 2015 Preakness Stakes on the Maryland Economy   

This research report includes visitor spending and job creation as a result of the 2015 Preakness Stakes in Maryland More>>

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