CLAREMONT, Calif. – (March 31, 2015) – Spectrum Sports Management, the leading Southern California-based sports management event production and sponsorship agency, today announces that the company has been selected as the race management company to produce the Susan G. Komen® Orange County Race for the Cure.
The Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure® Series is the world’s largest and most successful education and fundraising event for breast cancer ever created. Through events like the Komen Orange County Race for the Cure, Susan G. Komen Orange County has invested more than $35 million in breast health programs to help reach uninsured and underserved women in the community. The Komen Orange County Race for the Cure is the 5th largest event in the series produced in the U.S.
As the event production company for the 2015 race, Spectrum Sports Management will facilitate race management, course operations, organization of volunteers, parking and oversight of the expo.
“It’s an honor for our company to be selected to manage one of the largest and most impactful educational fundraising events in Southern California,” states Mike Bone, president and owner, Spectrum Sports Management. “The Komen Orange County Race for the Cure has raised millions in support over the years for women’s breast cancer health, support, outreach and life-saving research. It’s an esteemed event within the community, and we are thrilled to continue to elevate its regional presence and create a memorable experience for everyone involved with the race.”
“We are truly excited to be working with Spectrum Sports Management, Inc. and look forward to what’s in store for the Race this year,” said Stacy Davis, director of events and fundraising at Susan G. Komen Orange County. “We are now in our 24th year and welcome the opportunity to work with a new company, especially with one whose incredible work speaks for itself. Spectrum’s list of races and marathons they manage speaks volumes. We are thrilled to be part of their roster.”
The 2015 Komen Orange County Race for the Cure will take place on Sunday, Sept. 27, 2015 at Fashion Island in Newport Beach, Calif. For more information on the race, visit: www.komenoc.org/race .