Dave Lucey Earns Director of Sports Sales Role for Destination Irvine

Monday, July 23, 2018

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Dave Lucey has been promoted to Director of Sports Sales for Destination Irvine. Lucey’s priority is to promote Irvine's sports facilities, including the Orange County Great Park Sports Complex, as a preferred destination for large-scale sporting events to state, regional, and national markets, bringing millions of dollars in economic impact to Irvine annually.

“We are very impressed with Dave’s sports industry knowledge and the depth of his network within the sports industry,” said Linda DiMario, executive vice president, Greater Irvine Chamber. “We are so fortunate that he is putting that experience and reputation to work for Irvine.”

Lucey was previously Sales Manager for the Destination Irvine since joining the Greater Irvine Chamber staff in 2017. He has more than 15 years of hotel sales experience in the Orange County market, concentrating on sports and specialty markets. Working with Hilton, InterContinental Hotels Group, and Wyndham properties in Irvine for more than 11 years, he has a great sense of the market. Lucey utilizes his expertise to continue to build the sports and specialty markets in Irvine.

“I am truly honored, and feel that the Irvine sports community is going to continue to grow as the Orange CountyGreat Park develops,” said Lucey.

Lucey holds a degree from California State University, Fullerton.

For more information on Irvine as a destination, visit DestinationIrvine.com.

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