Sports facility business growth leads to promotions within the sports organization and venue
SANDUSKY, Ohio, June 13, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Cedar Point Sports Center has promoted Justin Kijowski as the new managing director after West room, the former Managing Director, was recently promoted to Account Executive for Sports Facilities Companies (SFC). Kijowski and Hall will begin their new roles this month.
Kijowski was most recently the sports center’s director of operations. He has been instrumental in organizing tournaments and new events at the venue, including Best of the Bay and Jingle Bell Jam. “I’m extremely grateful to have the opportunity to lead the team here at Cedar Point Sports Center,” Kijowski said. “What we’ve been able to accomplish with our group is nothing short of amazing, and I look forward to continuing to serve the team and the community in my new role.”
Kijowski brings over 15 years of experience in the sports and entertainment industry, having previously worked at Kalahari Resorts and Sports Force Parks. He has held positions in finance, sales, tournament management and venue operations.
As the youth sports tourism industry continues to grow, the number of sports venues and complexes needed to meet growing demand is also growing. SFC, the management company of Cedar Point Sports Center, currently operates more than 30 sports venues across the country. Account Executives oversee multiple sites within the SFC portfolio. Hall will now oversee Cedar Point Sports Center, the Bridge Sports Complex in Bridgeport, West VirginiaHighlands Sports Complex in Rolling, WVand Horizons Edge Sports Campus at Harrisonburg, Virginia.
“It has been a privilege to manage Cedar Point Sports Center since it opened in January 2020. I have had the honor of working with an amazing team of professionals to run the venue,” said West room. “Our philosophy is that we win with people. I’m proud to see Justin promoted to General Manager and I’m excited about the future growth of the Cedar Point Sports Center and sports facility businesses.”
About Cedar Point Sports Center
Cedar Point Sports Center is the ultimate destination for Midwestern sports, events and entertainment. Situated in Sandusky, Ohio along the scenic north coast and lake erie, this state-of-the-art facility combines incredible events with the world’s best amusement park destinations, Cedar Point. With 145,000 square feet, there’s more than enough space to host world-class sports tournaments, community events and parties. Cedar Point Sports Center is a member of the SFM Network, the nation’s largest and fastest growing network of sports facilities and is operated by outsourced operations industry leader, Sports Facilities Management.
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