On June 27, 2002, the Greater Columbus Sports Commission was born. Twenty years later, we invite you to relive the start and the stories that shaped our community with a 30-minute special this Saturday on ABC6. 


Hear from the people that helped shape the Columbus sports scene over the last two decades with the Greater Columbus Sports Commission 20th Anniversary Special powered by The Columbus Foundation. 

June 25 at 5:30 p.m. on ABC6
Hosted by Clay Hall and Dave Maetzold, featuring interviews with:

  • Ohio State Athletic Director Gene Smith 
  • The Columbus Foundation President Doug Kridler
  • The Memorial Executive Director Dan Sullivan
  • Nationwide Realty Investors President Brian Ellis
  • Experience Columbus CEO Brian Ross
  • Sports Commission President Linda Logan
  • Sports Commission Director of Business Development Celia Anderson

The special re-airs June 25 at 7 p.m. on the CW and June 26 at 6:30 p.m. on FOX28.


To learn more about what the Greater Columbus Sports Commission does, visit the About Us page