Join Visit Corpus Christi for the official announcement of the Corpus Christi Sports Commission. Sports tourism in the United States is a $40 billion dollar industry annually. Visit Corpus Christi has strategically developed the Corpus Christi Sports Commission with a focus on creating a world-class sports ecosystem and attracting competitive sports events to grow visitation to the Gulf Coast Capital.
The Corpus Christi Sports Commission will serve under Corpus Christi’s official Destination Management Organization, Visit Corpus Christi, to bring forth new economic impact opportunities through sports events in the area. Join us at this event to learn more about what is to come for the future of Sports in the Gulf Coast Capital.
Speakers include Visit Corpus Christi President and CEO, Brett Oetting, Corpus Christi Executive Director of Sports Commission, Joey Jewell and Mayor of Corpus Christi, Paulette Guajardo.
Monday, August 22, 2022 – 10:00 a.m.
Corpus Christi Yacht Club, Dining Room on the Second Floor
98 Coopers Alley
Corpus Christi, TX 78401
ABOUT CORPUS CHRISTI SPORTS COMMISSION:
The Corpus Christi Sports Commission operates under Visit Corpus Christi, a 501c6 Destination Management Organization, with a mission to create a better community by sharing Corpus Christi with the world. The goal of the Corpus Christi Sports Commission is to develop and promote sports tourism to the region.
ABOUT VISIT CORPUS CHRISTI
Visit Corpus Christi is a 501c6 Destination Management Organization contracted by the city of Corpus Christi with a mission to create a better community by sharing Corpus Christi with the world. The organization is primarily funded through Hotel Occupancy Tax (HOT) paid by visitors while staying overnight in hotels and short-term rentals. Visit Corpus Christi also has a non-profit foundation that supports the hospitality and tourism industry via education programs, raising and providing funding to individuals and businesses during times of need through the Visit CC Cares program.
For more information go to visitcorpuschristi.com