Management


REI

REI Co-Op Celebrates National Public Lands Day With Events Across Country

September 24, 2018

REI Co-op celebrates National Public Lands Day with more than 75 events nationwide to steward and raise awareness for public lands. more >>


ITA

ITA Singles Finals to be Broadcast on ESPN3, ESPN App

September 24, 2018

The ITA and Oracle announce that the singles finals of the 2018 Oracle ITA Masters will air on ESPN3 and the ESPN app. more >>


SDM_2018

SDM Announces Deadline for Awards Program

September 21, 2018

Nominations are open but hurry -- the deadline of September 30 is approaching quickly. Don't miss your chance to nominate your event. more >>



AthensCVB

Nick Arnold Named as Athens CVB Director of Sales

September 24, 2018

The Athens Convention and Visitors Bureau, the official DMO for Athens-Clarke County, has named Nick Arnold as Director of Sales. more >>


UnderArmour

Under Armour Returns as Presenting Sponsor of Austin Marathon

September 24, 2018

High Five Events announced Under Armour Inc. has returned as the presenting sponsor of the Austin Marathon. more >>


Pittsburgh

VisitPITTSBURGH CMO Receives Destination Management Executive Designation

September 24, 2018

Tom Loftus, chief marketing officer for VisitPITTSBURGH, has earned the Certified Destination Management Executive (CDME) designation. more >>


Spotlights

blank Case study | September 14, 2018
Discover the Unexpected: El Paso   

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

You may think you know El Paso. You may even have been to El Paso. But Brooke Underwood, director of convention development for Destination El Paso,... More>>


blank Case study | September 14, 2018
A Winning Game in Southern California   

By: Peter Francesconi

When it comes to finding a destination to host sporting events, Irvine, California, needs to be at the top of the list. More>>


blank Case study | July 17, 2018
Conway, Arkansas: Sports at Its Heart   

By: Peter Francesconi

More than 125 years ago, business leaders in Conway, Arkansas, wanted to grow the local economy, so they created a strategy to attract institutions... More>>


blank Case study | May 30, 2018
A Winning Experience in the Smokies   

By: Peter Francesconi

Nestled in the foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains, the Sevierville, Tennessee, area is one of America’s favorite places to visit. In fact,... More>>



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Articles

SDM Article | August 29, 2018
Deadline Approaching for SDM’s Champions of Economic Impact in Sports Tourism Awards Program

By: SDM Editorial Team

Sports Destination Management reminds its readers the deadline is approaching for entries for its 2018 Champions of Economic Impact in Sports Tourism...   More>>


WeatherMap Article | September 19, 2018
Sports Events Feel Florence’s Wrath

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

Hurricane Florence might have become Tropical Storm Florence but there was no downgrading its catastrophic effects. Sports events might have been the...   More>>


Tokyo Article | September 19, 2018
Natural Disasters Complicating Plans for 2020 Olympics

By: Michael Popke

When natural disasters – volcanoes, earthquakes, hurricanes and more – impact areas, they also cause headaches for sports planners. But with the...   More>>


StriderCup Article | September 19, 2018
USA Cycling, Special Events Strive to Introduce Sport to Kids at Younger Age

By: Michael Popke

Getting American kids to become cognizant of cycling as a competitive avenue, rather than just a recreational pursuit, has been a goal for USA...   More>>



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