Federation of Gay Games Officer of Site Selection Dave Killian was honored as a “Game Changer” by Connect Sports in their Fall, 2019 issue. A total of 19 industry experts were profiled; that illustrious group included Dave.
These “Game Changers” are described as follows…
“Sports tourism is, above all else, a relationship business. Event professionals drive big business to communities through innovative practices and smart networking. Few do this better than these 19 individuals. They are a perfect representation of this close-knit, diverse industry.”
Well earned, Dave. To read the entire article, click HERE.
In addition, the Federation of Gay Games was also recognized by Connect Sports as a winner of the 2019 Connect Sports Tourism Excellence Awards. These people, events and facilities were recognized at the Connect Sports Expo in Louisville, Kentucky in late August, 2019. The FGG received a stunning silver ring, pictured below.
Below is a photo of all the Sports Excellence Award winners receiving their rings. Fourth and fifth from the right are Les Johnson (FGG VP of External Affairs) and Dave Killian (FGG Officer of Site Selection).