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      Abbreviated rules   07/28/2017

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  1. News from SF Embarcadero...

    I just wrapped up an economic impact study of a large city for events that are held there vs non event dates that lasted 2.5 years. This now puts me over 100 economic impact studies I have done for various government and private orgs. I can tell you that very few events bring in revenue over 50% of stated outcomes. Sporting events like the AC will never get anywhere close to 750 million in direct revenue. Most of our studies are kept confidential, even among government officials, they just dont believe hard studies, they go on "gut" what they see for themselves. If you have a concert and have 50K in attendance they just assume that all 50K would not have spent money that day in that geographic area, this is the very first flaw in the data, as soon as I hear that statement in any meeting I know I'm either dealing with ignorance or out right lies. Food, drink, gas, hotel can be measured easily if you have a solid baseline. SF will lose money, stop building for this event and they might have a chance to lose just a little bit of money.
  2. News from SF Embarcadero...

    where is the thread that talked about how this was going to be a huge money maker for local economy? I remember arguing that most events unless major concerts or major sport related is a loser. I was in the industry for over a decade in TRUE economic return, my reports were based on facts, tax receipts and not pitch men or agenda based. SF will lose money...if tax dollars are spent on this it will be a sham.
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    well i never
  4. This Is Ridiculous Again

    i went to the site for the first time. I GOT A SHIRT!!! http://1000days.net/home/index.php?option=com_wrapper&Itemid=37
  5. This Is Ridiculous Again

    kattack should have gotten involved....where are they right now?