Sports City USA to Host US Sports Congress
13 Sep, 2021
Sports City USA will host the 2021 US Sports Congress conference and tradeshow December 6-8, 2021, at Hyatt Regency Frisco.
The US Sports Congress, entering its fifteenth year, attracts top level decision-makers from the world of sports events and tourism. The attendees of this event are senior level executives who represent sport governing bodies, the destinations who desire to host their events and other industry purveyors.
These governing bodies represent tens of thousands of athletes who participate in their programs. The US Sports Congress creates meaningful networking opportunities while also providing insightful professional development sessions. Past presenters have included individuals from Major League Baseball, UFC, LPGA, Under Armour and many other sports brands and organizations.
"We believe Sports City, USA is the perfect backdrop for the US Sports Congress and we look forward to hosting sports event executives from around the country," said Josh Dill, Director of Sports & Events, Visit Frisco. "In addition to being a great destination to host sporting events and competitions, Frisco also understands and embraces the business of sports."
"Sports is engrained in the DNA of Frisco, which is why we specifically chose the destination as our host for 2021," said Lou Mengsol, President, US Sports Congress. "We are looking forward to bringing together like-minded sports event and tourism professionals in Sports City, USA this year."
About US Sports Congress
The US Sports Congress, founded in 2006, attracts top level decision-makers from the world of sports events and tourism. The Congress was designed as a platform for professional development and networking in an environment that fosters business connections at the highest levels. More information can be found at www.ussportscongress.com.
About Visit Frisco
Founded in 2003, Visit Frisco has grown in tandem with the extensive growth of leisure travel, sports, and meeting facilities within the city. It’s the organization’s mission to generate a positive awareness of Frisco as a premiere destination for meetings, sporting events, conventions, trade shows, leisure travel, and to positively impact the economic base of the City of Frisco. Official accreditation recognizing excellence and achievement was awarded in 2009 by the industry organization Destination’s International. For more information, head to visitfrisco.com or call 877-GO-FRISCO.