"A Practitioner's Guide to Event & Venue Management" was a graduate level course taught at the University of San Francisco Sports Management Program (Orange County Campus) in Spring, 2017. The objective of the course was to have students "job ready" if pursuing a career in event management and venue operations. The third session was a discussion regarding venue booking and event scheduling. It included an interesting panel discussion with Tim Ripke (General Manager, Viejas Arena @ SDSU), Joe Rubendall (Sports Sales Manager, San Diego Tourism Authority) and Josh Brown (Events Coordinator, SDCC Stadium).
Cameron Ungar taught and developed the course based off of is background in athletic venue management. Cameron Ungar is President of Stylehawk Event Services. A company that manages the largest sports event venue directory in San Diego. This directory is a powerful resource for streamlining the venue sourcing process. This directory, combined with a diverse marketplace of premium event service providers and highly trained Concierge staff creates efficiencies that will result in cost savings, safer and better executed events and more profit from event revenue streams.