Brandon McClish Accepts New Role as Executive Director
EVANSVILLE, Ind. (April 17, 2023) – The Evansville Regional Economic Partnership (E-REP) and the Evansville Regional Sports Commission (ERSC) announce that Brandon McClish has accepted the position of Executive Director of the Evansville Regional Sports Commission and will begin work in his new role on May 15, 2023. For the past five years, McClish has been General Manager for Learfield Sports at the University of Evansville. In addition, he has worked as the Director of Operations and Sales for the Evansville Otters, as well as in other sales positions.
“Brandon’s expertise in the sports industry, sales experience, leadership qualities, and working relationships within the business community made him a standout for the position, said Tara Barney, CEO of E-REP. I am thrilled that Brandon will lead the Evansville Regional Sports Commission as I have been impressed with his vision on how the Commission can boost our economy by bringing additional high-quality sports events to the Evansville Region”.
McClish completed his B.S. degree from the University of Southern Indiana. He serves as a member of the West Side Nut Club, Granted, Coaches versus Cancer Committee of the American Cancer Society, past chairperson of the E-REP Young Professional Alliance, commissioner for the Evansville Sports Commission, Board member of E-REP, and the 2020 Rotary Club of Evansville 20 under 40 recipient.
About the Evansville Regional Sports Commission:
The Evansville Regional Sports Commission is a 501(c)3 Not-for-Profit dedicated to enhancing the image, economy and quality of life of the greater Evansville region through the attraction, creation and promotion of high-profile sporting events. Evansville takes pride in providing a memorable championship atmosphere for all events, big or small. Our devoted volunteer base, great venues and central location make hosting an event in Evansville a pleasant experience and one that athletes and spectators won’t soon forget.
About the Evansville Regional Economic Partnership:
The Evansville Regional Economic Partnership (E-REP) was formed on April 1, 2021 as a result of a strategic alignment of three existing business organizations serving the Southwestern Indiana area – Southwest Indiana Chamber of Commerce (Chamber), Economic Development Coalition of Southwest Indiana (EDC) and the Growth Alliance for Greater Evansville (GAGE). By aligning the three organizations, E-REP provides a comprehensive set of support and services and is as the single point of contact for companies looking to locate or expand in Southwest Indiana. In addition, through effective and ongoing advocacy efforts, E-REP represents a powerful voice in promoting policies that foster a more business friendly environment throughout the region. The regional partnership with the Indiana Small Business Development Center continues with E-REP. As the host of the Southwest Indiana Small Business Development Center (SBDC), representing eight counties in Southwest Indiana connects Hoosier small businesses with the expert guidance and a comprehensive network of resources they need to start and grow.