Eugene, OR - The Eugene, Cascades & Coast Sports Commission is excited to announce the addition of Sports Sales and Marketing Coordinator Matthew Towers. Matthew comes to Travel Lane County following the completion of a fan experience role with the World Athletics Championships Oregon22 team, working in ticketing with Lane United FC and acting as an Ambassador at the University of Oregon. 

As the Sports Sales and Marketing Coordinator, Matthew will be assisting with proposal creation and the proposal process, assisting with bids, trade shows, event services, client visits and special projects, and implementing content (press releases, articles, blogs, directory listings, social posts) across all platforms (websites, e-newsletters, social media, third-party channels, etc.). 

Matthew was a member of the Warsaw Sports Business Club and graduated from the University of Oregon with a Bachelor of Science degree in Sports Business with a minor in International Studies. 

Matthew joins Senior Director - Sports, J.B. Carney, Director of Event Operations, Ella Perez, and Director of Conventions and Sports Marketing, Philis McLennan. Please don't hesitate to reach out and connect with our sports Commission staff or any Travel Lane County staff by calling 541.484.5307, emailing us at or contacting us individually through our contact list.