Columbia Regional Sports Council Announces New Hire

February 3, 2009

COLUMBIA, SC – February 2, 2009 – the Columbia Regional Sports Council (CRSC) welcomes Katie Wilmesherr as new Sales Manager.  Wilmesherr’s major responsibility will include marketing to the archery, billiards, boxing, cheerleading, darts, disc golf, equestrian, football, golf, gymnastics, ice hockey, ice skating, rugby, swimming/diving, track & field, and volleyball markets to host their events in the Columbia metropolitan area. She began her new role on Monday, February 2. 

A 2006 graduate of the University of South Carolina, Wilmesherr is new to the Sports Marketing industry.  Prior to joining the CRSC, she was Assistant Vice President, Community Bankers Council for the South Carolina Bankers Association.    Wilmesherr devotes a lot of her time to community service and sits on a few Boards in Columbia including the USC Young Alumni Council Board and the Columbia Opportunity Resource (COR) Board where she serves as the Development Chair. 

On Wilmesherr joining the CRSC, Executive Director Scott Powers stated, “We are very pleased to have Katie Wilmesherr on board.  She’s sharp and focused and I have no doubt she will bring fresh ideas and a great work ethic to her new role.” 

The Columbia Regional Sports Council is a non-profit organization committed to serving as the central clearinghouse for information regarding the sponsorship, promotion, and coordination of sporting events, facilities and associations in Columbia. 

If you would like additional information on the Columbia Regional Sports Council, please visit our website at or contact Scott Powers at  (803) 545-0009.