02/05/18: Scott Ramsey, CEO, Nashville Sports Council

Since 1992, the Nashville Sports Council has positively impacted the economy and quality of life of the Greater Nashville Area by attracting and promoting professional and amateur sporting events. Over the years the Sports Council has worked to recruit nearly 200 events to the City of Nashville resulting in over $800 million in direct economic impact.

Among the achievements is the 20th Anniversary of the Franklin American Mortgage Music City Bowl.  Since the first event in 2008, the Bowl has:

  • Created nearly $300M in total economic impact
  • Hosted over 1M fans have attended the bowl
  • Had 85M viewers on ESPN
  • Given $53M in university and conference payouts
  • Donated over 50,000 tickets to the Youth Football Program

Scott Ramsey, President and CEO, has over 24 years of experience in the sports marketing industry, having spent eight years with USA Gymnastics and in the golf business working at River Wilderness CC in Bradenton, FL, and as an account executive position with the Washington Bullets of the NBA.