Management


SDMReadersChoice

SDM Readers’ Choice Awards: Nominations Now Open

January 30, 2018

The Oscars. The Grammies. The Emmies. It's awards season, and SDM's new program helps the sports tourism industry to be a part of it all. more >>


ColoradoSpringa

2018 PyeongChang Olympic Downtown Celebration Scheduled to Light up Downtown Colorado Springs

February 9, 2018

The 2018 PyeongChang Olympic Downtown Celebration will light up downtown Colorado Springs from 5-10 p.m. on Friday, February 9. more >>


Alpenglow

North America’s Premier Mountain Lifestyle Festival Returns For 5th Successive Winter

February 8, 2018

Alpenglow Sports announced the fifth winter Alpenglow Mountain Festival, presented by Outdoor Research and DPS Skis. more >>



TIA

Tennis Industry Rallies For 'Play Tennis Month' in May

March 19, 2018

Tennis industry partners are working together to promote May as “Play Tennis Month” to help showcase the sport of tennis and its health benefits. more >>


ExploreFairbanks

Explore Fairbanks Alaska Announces Aurora and Midnight Sun Tracker

February 19, 2018

During the Fairbanks Interior Tourism Conference, Explore Fairbanks unveiled its new Aurora and Midnight Sun Tracker. more >>


WICenter

Marty Brooks to Lead Wisconsin Center District

February 19, 2018

The Wisconsin Center District (WCD) Board of Directors, has named Marty Brooks as the new CEO for the Wisconsin Center District. more >>


Spotlights

DSImage Case study | February 2, 2018
Welcome to America’s Sports & Family Fun Capital®   

By: Peter Francesconi

The sports event planner’s wish list might include lush, green field space for outdoor sports. It might also feature excellent indoor facilities... More>>


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Growing Sports Events, Inside and Out   

By: Peter Francesconi

What do you do with nearly 500 acres in Los Angeles County? You create a venue that allows entertainment and sports to thrive. That’s what was... More>>


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Sevierville, TN: Where Sports Events Reach Their Peak   

By: Juli Anne Patty

When planning a sports event, organizers have a lot of, but one thing encompasses all the rest: satisfaction. When a destination can make not just... More>>


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Bryan College Station, Texas: A Reputation for Cooperation   

By: Michael Popke

When the convention and visitors bureau for Bryan College Station changed its name to Bryan College Station Sports + Events, it was not because of... More>>



Print

Articles

The Southeastern Sports Destination Experience Article | June 30, 2008
The Southeastern Sports Destination Experience

By: Juli Anne Patty

Very few would argue that the Southeastern U.S. is not ripe with sports activities. From the almost year-round amenable climate to its vast array of...   More>>


Insurance: Expecting the Unexpected Article | June 30, 2008
Insurance: Expecting the Unexpected

By: Paul Bassman

There are many aspects of a sporting event that opens an event promoter to liability exposure.  As an insurance broker it is our duty to help...   More>>


Public Relations Campaigns: The Fundamentals of Event PR Article | June 30, 2008
Public Relations Campaigns

By: Shawn McBride

At my first golf tournament as an event publicist, upon introducing myself to a leading local scribe in the press tent, this grizzled veteran offered...   More>>


Article | June 30, 2008
Comparing Apples to Apples

By: Dev Pathik, Shawn Hatem

Along with the trend toward sports specialization and the subsequent proliferation of sport-specific clubs and travel teams, many amateur sporting...   More>>



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