JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- The city's head of sports and entertainment, Alan Verlander, will be heading the newly formed Gator Bowl Sports and Entertainment organization.
Gator Bowl Sports officials made the announcement at press conference held on Wednesday.
Verlander will serve as the Chief Operating Officer of Events.
"We have got major events and we are major event sports city," says Alan Verlander, "I think now the time comes where instead of doing one a year we are doing two, three four of these.
Verlander will officially start his new job on January 2, 2014.
First Coast News