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News | November 13, 2008
Progress Continues on 2009 World Horseshoe Championships   

National Officials with the National Horseshoe Pitchers Association (NHPA) recently visited Springfield to assess how planning is coming for the 2009... More>>



Evaluating Economic Impact: The Community Perspective
Article | October 31, 2008
Evaluating Economic Impact: The Community Perspective   

There is no question sporting events have a far-reaching economic impact on the communities that host them. In 2007, the Peoria Area Convention and... More>>



Contingency Coverage: Covering the Financial Downside of Your Event
Article | October 31, 2008
Contingency Coverage: Covering the Financial Downside of Your Event   

There are several different types of contingency insurance, but the ones most relevant to sports and events include event cancellation, key-man... More>>



Choosing the Right City for Your Event: Ten Essential Questions to Ask
Article | October 31, 2008
Choosing the Right City for Your Event: Ten Essential Questions to Ask   

With the proliferation of sporting events available in the marketplace today, there is greater significance in the relationship between the rights... More>>



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News | October 28, 2008
New Sports Sales Manager at Waukesha & Pewaukee CVB   

The Waukesha & Pewaukee Convention and Visitors Bureau would like to welcome Matthew T. Olson to the position of Sports Sales Manager. More>>



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News | October 27, 2008
Fox Cities Awarded 2011 US Youth Soccer Midwest Regional Tournament   

The US Youth Soccer Midwest Region Soccer Board has announced that the Midwest Region II Soccer Tournament for 2011 has been awarded to the Fox... More>>



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News | September 2, 2008
National Soccer Series Will Bring 1,000 Youth Soccer Teams and $7.4 million in Visitor Spending to Greater Raleigh   

The Capital Area Soccer League (CASL) and the Greater Raleigh CVB today announced a major partnership that will reposition CASL’s four signature... More>>



The Sponsorship Dynamic
Article | August 31, 2008
The Sponsorship Dynamic   

You are in the process of bidding for a sports event, you have successfully landed an event, or perhaps you are creating an event.? Regardless of the... More>>



Working with Media Partners: Show Me the Money
Article | August 31, 2008
Working with Media Partners: Show Me the Money   

One of the most important elements of any special event is a strong media partner. With the proliferation of participatory grassroots sports events... More>>



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Article | August 31, 2008
Where There's Water, There's a Way   

Water sports are an ever-growing area of athleticism and entertainment in America, and they are as varied as the locations that host them.... More>>



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