East-North Central Sports Business


WestMichigan
| March 4, 2019
West Michigan Sports Commission Announces Landmark Sports Event Hosting in 2018   

The West Michigan Sports Commission hosted the most youth and amateur sporting events in a single year in its history with 88 events in 2018. More>>



USPEA
| January 21, 2019
US Equestrian Names Additional USEF/USPEA Para-Equestrian Dressage Center of Excellence   

US Equestrian (USEF) and the United States Para-Equestrian Association (USPEA) announced a new Center of Excellence (COE). More>>



ChicagoMarathon
| December 10, 2018
Chicago Marathon Race Weekend Generates Record Economic Impact   

The 40th anniversary of the Bank of America Chicago Marathon generated a record-setting $338 million in economic impact to the city. More>>



LakeERie
| October 22, 2018
Lake Erie Shores & Islands Welcomes Weston Strayer   

Milan native Weston Strayer has joined the Lake Erie Shores & Islands group accounts team as Sports Tourism Manager. More>>



Aurora
| October 8, 2018
Aurora Area CVB Welcomes Lisa Wisner as Group Sales Coordinator   

The Aurora Area Convention & Visitors Bureau is thrilled to welcome Lisa Wisner to the team as its new Group Sales Coordinator. More>>



Rockford
| October 1, 2018
Visitor Spending in Rockford and Winnebago County Reaches an All-Time High of $384 Million in 2017   

Visitor spending in Rockford and Winnebago County reached an all-time high of $383.7 million in 2017, an increase of 8.3 percent over 2016. More>>



NCAA
| October 1, 2018
Stan Wilcox Named EVP of Regulatory Affairs for NCAA   

Stan Wilcox, VP and director of athletics at Florida State, has been selected as NCAA executive vice president of regulatory affairs. More>>



Aurora
| September 17, 2018
Visitors Spent Over $200M in the Aurora Area Last Year   

Tourism is a $200 million business in the Aurora Area of Illinois, and it continues to grow. More>>



VisitIndy
| August 27, 2018
500 Festival Receives 2018 International Place Marketing Award   

The 500 Festival, celebrating the spirit and legacy of the Indianapolis 500®, is one of seven laureates at the 2018 Place Marketing Forum. More>>



DestinationWinnegabo
| August 20, 2018
Destination Lake Winnebago Announces New Entity   

Destination Lake Winnebago Region is the new, official name for the Fond Du Lac Area Convention & Visitors Bureau (FACVB). More>>



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