Category: One on One

A Q&A with Nick Sellers, Chief Executive Officer, World Games 2022

Thirty four sports. Forty-plus VIP ticket holders and more than 70 sponsors, 3,600 athletes from 100 countries and 500,000 visitors over 10 days. These impressive numbers represent a snapshot of what The World Games 2022 will bring to Birmingham, AL, from July 7-17. But these Games mean so much more to Birmingham and its six-county metropolitan statistical area.

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A Q&A with Tammy Dunn, Executive Director, Snohomish County Sports Commission

One of the industry’s most respected practitioners, Tammy Dunn, STS, is synonymous with sports tourism in Snohomish County, Washington. After growing up amidst the beautiful outdoors of Belgrade, MT—about 10 miles northwest of Bozeman where she graduated from Montana State University—Dunn moved after college to the greater Seattle area where she landed a job within five days.

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A Q& A with Jamie Diaz Ruiz, On-Air Talent, NBA 2K League

Growing up in his early childhood home in Dagenham, United Kingdom (U.K.), Jamie “Dirk” Diaz Ruiz would’ve been hard-pressed to predict a meteoric esports career that includes holding a lead position in the NBA 2K League broadcasting booth since the League’s inception.

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