VisitLEX Awarded 2014 Readers’ Choice Winner by SportsEvents Magazine
Sports event professionals were asked to name the sports commission, convention and visitors bureaus, or sports events venues that best display exemplary creativity and professionalism toward the groups they host. Nominations were received from readers throughout the year.
"Our online voting system allowed us to gathers thousands of nominations and votes cast by sports event planners around the country for the 2014 Readers' Choice Awards," said Kristen McIntosh, SportsEvents editor. "These award winners have gone above and beyond to provide the quality sports infrastructure, services and commitment today's discerning sports event planners demand. These winners have truly set the bar high for the sports events they host."
"We are fortunate in Lexington to have plenty of quality sports facilities combined with a unique countryside that lends itself well to a variety of sporting activities," said John Pohl, director of sports and equine sales for VisitLEX. "It is an honor to receive this designation from the readers of SportsEvents magazine."
VisitLEX is a destination sales, marketing, and service organization charged with distilling the spirit of Lexington's Bluegrass Region and "Horse Capital of the World" to champion the brand, generate economic benefit and serve as a role model and educator. For more information: www.visitlex.com