(Elizabethtown, KY) July 11, 2022: The Elizabethtown Sports Park chooses Andrew Kurtz as General Manager of their premier youth sports facility. Kurtz joins the Elizabethtown Sports Park team with a diverse background in the sports industry. He most recently served as the Director of Business Development and Events at The Bridge Sports Complex in West Virginia, which is also operated by The Sports Facilities Companies. At The Bridge, Kurtz was part of the grand opening of the brand new 156,000 square foot indoor complex in addition to managing the outdoor fields.
“I am thrilled to be joining the Elizabethtown Sports Park team. The leadership in Etown has done a tremendous job creating a first-class facility and experience for teams. I look forward to continuing their work, improving the community through the economic impact of sports tourism and providing opportunities for local programming.”
Andrew has experience overseeing tournaments, events, sponsorships, marketing, food and beverage, customer experience, and merchandise, as well as assisting with programming and memberships.
Todd Yancey, General Manager of the sports park will take on a new role in the company as Account Executive for The Sports Facilities Companies. Todd, his wife Amanda, and their children have called Etown home for the past 3 years and will continue to live here and be connected in the community.
Yancey speaks very highly of Kurtz saying, “Andrew is a natural fit with not only the leadership of the park but with the Etown community. His enthusiasm to lead and to think toward the next decade will make him great in this new role.”