Charleston, SC


Thank you!

The Portland Marathon’s 2014 Event Directors College was a huge success!
Mark your calendar and register early for the
2015 Event Directors College East:

March 25 & 26, 2015 (optional events March 24-28)
in conjunction with the 2015 Cooper River Bridge Run

Individuals: $450 | Exhibitors (Starting at $950)




2014 Class photo

2014 Participants, download your Class Photo Here!


Exhibitors & Sponsors

Limited spaces available while they last. Contact for opportunities and associated fees.

2014 Panelists & Speakers

Les Smith, Event Director, Portland Marathon; CEO, Next Events Production
Julian Smith, Event Director, Cooper River Bridge Run
Mamie Wheeler, Assistant Event Director & Medical Director, Portland Marathon; CEO, Next Events Production
Rick Nealis, Event Director, Marine Corps Marathon
Wally Kastner, Security Director, Portland Marathon
Brian Crawford, Former Administrative Director of the New York Road Runners Club and current NYRRC Board Member
Scott Keenan, Former Event Director, Grandma’s Marathon, Duluth, MN
Beth Salinger, Event Director, Hospital Hill Run; Board of Directors, Running USA
Allan Steinfeld, Past Event Director, New York City Marathon; CEO, New York Road Runners Club
Bart Yasso, CRO (Chief Running Officer), Runners World


"Best Race in October" - Runner's World

Gold Sponsors

Next Events

Silver Sponsors

Chrono TrackActiveLeslie Jordan

Bronze Sponsors

Marathon Printing


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