Help Us Choose the 2017 Connect Sports Game Changers

By Connect Sports Staff, April 10, 2017

Sporting events are worth more than $10 billion to the U.S. economy and fill 98 million hotel rooms annually because of game changers like you. Connect Sports is looking to honor the industry’s sharpest minds—the people who have elevated sports tourism through innovation and precise execution. Help us pick the sports world’s behind-the-scenes MVPs by filling out this nomination form. Be sure to include what makes the individual a true game changer, a person who continues to elevate our industry. Nominations are due by May 18.

Choosing and Recognizing the Recipients

After all nominations are received, they will be reviewed and evaluated by our team of editors and selected based on references, industry involvement and honors, social media presence and other industry resources. The honorees will be featured in an issue of Connect Sports magazine distributed at Connect Sports Marketplace.

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As was the case in 2016, the 2017 Game Changers are sponsored by SportsPittsburgh.

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