January/February 2009 | Sports Destination Management

January/February 2009


Sports Destination Management Magazine

January/February 2009

Read any news item, turn on the TV, listen to the radio - and one thing is clear. The current U.S. economy has slowed. Some parts of the country have been hurt more than others, but almost everyone has felt (or will soon feel) a pinch of some degree. In an effort to alleviate some of the stress, we have decided to take a look at creative solutions to reduce costs and enhance the value of your events, all the while finding new revenue streams.

In this issue

An Interview with Lee Todd, Chief Operating Officer, Special Olympics World Games

BY: Sports Destination Management Team

Intro: We caught up with Lee Todd, Chief Operating Officer for the Special Olympics World Games, just before he heads to Boise, Idaho, for the 2009 Special Olympics Summer Games. Todd ensures that the World Games, the organization’s flagship events, are carried out at the highest level of professionalism. more....