Tag Archives: sports events

S.P.O.R.T.S. The Relationship Conference Prepares for Colorado Springs

By Sherri Middleton

Colorado Springs skyline at night

As the date of the 2020 S.P.O.R.T.S. The Relationship Conference rapidly approaches, I’ve been thinking about all the moments leading up to this year’s event.

            We announced our host destination – Colorado Springs — at last year’s event in Panama City Beach. …

Sports in the Last Pandemic

Sailors boxing during 1918 pandemic.

By Sherri Middleton

As sports events prepare to return this summer, reports have begun to circulate about athletes testing positive for COVID-19 at some college campuses. Major league athletes are also being affected by the virus as they try to practice or remain fit for …

How Are You Doing in This Crazy World?

We are now living during times of uncertainty about with concern for our health, family, finances, employment and we are all wondering when life will return to normal.

Whiteman Named Executive Director of PA Sports

Eric Whiteman

HARRISBURG, Pa: —PA Sports announced today that it has hired Eric Whiteman as its Executive Director. Whiteman will take over as the leader of the state-wide sports tourism organization in early February.

“The hiring committee conducted a thorough search for candidates and I am excited to introduce Eric Whiteman …

Visit Wichita Adds to Sports Sales Team

WITCHITA, Kans. -- Visit Wichita has added Kelli Elmore as sports event manager to its sports sales team. Other members of the team include Brian Hargrove, executive director of sports development, and Josh Howell, sports sales manager.

Elizabethtown Tourism Announces New Executive Director

On Wednesday, March 6, Elizabethtown Tourism & Convention Bureau (ETCB) Board of Directors approved the hiring of Janna Clark as the new Executive Director. In January 2019, the ETCB Commission appointed a search committee to begin accepting applications for the position. The members of the committee included Board Members Heidi …

Focus on Mississippi

Focus on Mississippi Sports Venues

While football may be king in Mississippi— the state is home to one of the nation’s
top tailgating universities, the University of Mississippi—the Magnolia State is passionate about sports of all kinds. “Mississippi is a must-visit for sports fans,” said Lauren Cook, public …

S.P.O.R.T.S. Contest Time — Official Rules

As registration deadline approaches for S.P.O.R.T.S. 2015 – The Relationship Conference, the SportsEvents Media Group is launching a four-week contest on our Facebook page. We’ll post a new photo each week from past events and ask our fans and followers to caption the photo via Facebook comment. Deadline for comments/captions …