Palm Beach County Sports Commission

Entries for 2007

National Association of Sports Commissions Hires Director of Member Services

 Posted on: October 8 2007
The National Association of Sports Commissions (NASC) has hired Elizabeth Chaney as its Director of Member Services. Chaney joins the NASC from the Pacers Sports and Entertainment in Indianapolis where she worked as an account executive for the NBA’s Indiana Pacers and WNBA’s Indiana Fever. At the NASC, Chaney’s primary area of responsibility will be to foster strong relationships with event rights holders and recruit rights holders to come to the NASC Sports Event Symposium. See the attached press release to read more.

NASC Awards Top Members, Programs at National Sports Events Symposium

 Posted on: May 7 2007
The National Association of Sports Commissions (NASC) held its 2007 NASC Sports Event Symposium on April 17 – 20 in Dallas. The event included the 2007 NASC Awards Program. The NASC first established a member awards program in 2002. Since that time, the awards committee has worked to develop categories and judging criteria that best reflect the quality work that NASC members perform in each of their communities. NASC Awards were given in four categories: Member of the Year, Outstanding Communication/Advertising, Outstanding Web Site, and Outstanding Locally Created Event/Program. There were a record number of submissions received for all four categories, which were divided into subcategories (budgets over $200,000 and budgets under $200,000). Entries were reviewed by a panel of their peers in the association, which included past winners in all categories, and judged based on the criteria listed for each category. See the attached press release to read more.

2007-2008 Board of Directors Announced

 Posted on: May 7 2007
The National Association of Sports Commissions (NASC) held its 2007 NASC Sports Event Symposium on April 17 – 20 in Dallas. The event included the announcement of the 2007-2008 Board of Directors. The board also introduced a new chairman, Bill Hanson; new secretary, Regina Zara; and four new board members. See the attached press release to read more.

2007 Certified Sports Event Executive Graduates Announced at Annual NASC Sports Event Symposium

 Posted on: May 3 2007
The National Association of Sports Commissions (NASC) held its 2007 NASC Sports Event Symposium on April 17 – 20 in Dallas. The event included the graduation of nine members from the Certified Sports Event Executive (CSEE) Program. Open only to NASC members, the CSEE is a continuing education style program where participants are provided with cutting edge knowledge from topics relevant to the sports event industry. See the attached press release to read more.