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TBI announces speakers to address race directors at annual conference

Published December 17, 2015

ANAHEIM, Calif. (BRAIN) — Triathlon Business International has announced the lineup of speakers and panels that will address the needs and issues race directors face at the 6th annual TBI conference.

Trends and predictions in event planning, pricing, International expansion, new concepts, risks, legal issues, volunteers and more will be discussed in general sessions and breakouts during the conference, January 24-26, in Marina del Rey, Calif.

General and breakout sessions specific to race directors include:
Commercial Event Management - The Future as We See it (General session panel discussion)
Hiding in Plain Sight: Legal Issues For Race Directors and Professional Athletes (General session panel)
Guiding Decisions Through Insights From the Past (Breakout speaker)
Top 10 Items Every Race Director Should Know (Breakout panel)

The speakers and panelists who will address race directors include:
Staci Brode, owner, Playtri; USA Triathlon Boardmember
Jack Caress, president, Pacific Sports; president TBI
Ryan Coelho, president, USA Productions
Kat Donatello, race director, Pumpkinman Triathlon, USAT Board of Directors
Kelly Burns Gallagher, Esq.
Jenna Ginsberg, president, All Sports Events
Dave McGillvrary, founder, DMSE Sports; race director, Boston Marathon
Andrew Messick, CEO, Ironman
Sam Renouf, general manager, Endurance Sports, ACTIVE Network
Travis Snyder, founder/CEO, The Color Run
Steve Tomboni, CEO, AmericanMultisport
Mark Walter, president, Sun Multisport

The TBI conference will feature information, opportunities and a chance to network for everyone in the business and sport of triathlon. More speakers and content will be announced in the coming weeks.

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