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Tulsa Regional Tourism Hires Two Sports Professionals

TULSA, Okla. — Tulsa Regional Tourism, a division of the Tulsa Regional Chamber, announced that Ashleigh Bachert and Joel Koester recently joined the organization.

Bachert, previously with the Durham Sports Commission, joined Tulsa Regional Tourism as vice president of sales. Koester, previously with the Chicago Southland Convention and Visitors Bureau, …

Four Cities Named Finalists for New IRONMAN Triathlon

IRONMAN announced four finalists as potential hosts of the new IRONMAN triathlon in 2020: Des Moines, Iowa; Fayetteville, Ark.; Memphis, Tenn.; and Tulsa, Okla. The new event will be the first new, full-distance IRONMAN triathlon in the U.S. since 2014. IRONMAN representatives are visiting the four cities and the organization is expected to announce the new host city by mid-June.