Event Operations

We don't mean to brag, but our operations team is one of the best in the business. Our staff provides a wide range of operational services to elevate your event to the next level. Whether it's event set up and tear down support, facility recommendations, hotel coordination, permitting assistance or navigating our community, we provide an events rights holder with all the necessary tools to host a successful event in Cleveland.

Marketing & Communications

Our team has a full-service Marketing & Communications department to provide your event with ad buys, brand awareness, collateral creation, earned media, event-specific marketing, graphic design and public relations strategy.

Community Programming

Greater Cleveland Sports Commissions' programming team works to creatively tie hosted sporting events into the Northeast Ohio community. Our Youth Education through Sports program, directly provides local under-served youth with unique sporting experiences directly related to your event.

Corporate Sales & Partnerships

Strong partnerships are the backbone of our organization. Greater Cleveland Sports Commission is well-positioned in Northeast Ohio to tie community partners to our hosted sporting events. Our partnership department is dedicated to corporate sales and leveraging partner assets to increase the footprint and quality of a hosted event.


Our non-profit organization is well-versed in fundraising for diverse sporting events. We have an experienced staff dedicated to securing funds on varying monetary levels to aid in event execution. Our strong position in the local community secures our place as a valued and trusted partner for many local businesses and philanthropists to support.

Check out our partial list of services below.

    • Budget Management
    • Collateral Development 
    • Community Programming 
    • Earned Media and Public Relations Support 
    • Event Operations
    • Event Set Up and Tear Down Support Staff 
    • Facility Recommendations 
    • Fundraising 
    • Graphic Design 
    • Hotel and Housing Coordination
    • Marketing Support
    • Merchandising
    • Partnership and Lead Development
    • Permitting Assistance
    • Social Media Support
    • Special Event Creation and Execution
    • Ticket Sales Services
    • Transportation Plans
    • Vendor Sales
    • Volunteer Recruitment, Training and Deployment

    Interested in our event support services?
    Connect with our team to learn more about how we can make your event a success in Cleveland.

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