Industry Projects and Grants

My research has helped organizations understand the value and effectiveness of their events, programs, and practices.  Industry partners have included the Australian Football League, National Collegiate Athletic Association, Choose Chicago, Concilo, National Football League, Lifetime Fitness, Australian Institute of Sport, Student Run Philly Style, Philadelphia Marathon, Temple Athletics, Temple Institutional Advancement, Think Company, University of Tsukuba, Under Armour, and YMCA.  Some examples of these projects are included below.

  • Economic Impact of Mass Participant Sporting Events.
  • Economic and Community Benefit of the National Football League Draft.
  • Analysis of Rules Infractions. National Collegiate Athletic Association
  • Border Bleed: The Economic Impact of Non-Pennsylvania Liquor Sales.
  • Life Time Athletic Centers: Economic and Social Impacts.
  • National Dog Show Attendee and Exhibitor Experience.
  • Gearing Up to Promote Cardiovascular Health among Female Inmates.
  • Assessment of the Community Benefits of Tough Mudder Events.
  • Temple Made Brand Assessment. Determining the effectiveness of communication campaign for Temple University.
  • The Effects of a Participant Running Program on Personal, Academic, and Social Attitudes and Behaviors.
  • Examination of University Football Consumers.
  • The Impact of New Professional Sporting Teams on Community Engagement and Fan Development.
  • Improving Determinants of Australian Sports Talent Identification and Development: A Multi-Disciplinary Approach.
  • Participation Events and Sustained, Increased Physical Activity.
  • Safety and Effectiveness of Combined Strength and Aerobic Training for Individuals with CHF.