Pse Event Housing to serve as official housing provider of the 2017 AAU Junior Olympic Games in Detroit
Kalamazoo, Mich. (April 10, 2015) – Pse Event Housing announced today that it will serve as the official housing provider of the 2017 AAU Junior Olympic Games to be held in Detroit July 26-Aug. 5. Pse served in the same role when Detroit hosted the event in 2013.
“The Pse team is proud to be a part of the 2017 AAU Junior Olympic Games,” Pse President Jeff Lukasak said. “We developed an intimate understanding of the event housing needs in Detroit in 2013, and we are excited to again be the housing provider of choice.”
Held annually throughout the United States, the AAU Junior Olympic Games are the largest youth multi-sport event in the country. As the showcase event for the AAU, the nearly two weeklong event typically includes more than 15,000 athlete participants. For more information on the AAU Junior Olympic Games visit www.aaujrogames.org.
“We were very pleased with how Pse managed the entire housing process in 2013,” DSC Executive Director Dave Beachnau said. “They constantly provided superior customer service to the event organizers and attendees.”
About Pse Event Housing: Since 2002, Pse (www.psehousing.com) has specialized in providing event housing services for tournaments, events, CVB’s, and Sports Commissions. The company offers a fully managed service specializing in executing the housing needs for medium to large-scale events. Pse’s industry-leading technology platform provides attendees with a smooth reservation experience, and event organizers with real-time reporting visibility. Technology and customer service experience are what differentiates Pse from other housing companies. Pse provides housing services for more than 250 events annually, including the 2015 PGA Championship, AAU Junior Olympic Games, USA Swimming and Rush Soccer.
About the AAU Junior Olympic Games: The AAU Junior Olympic Games are known as the largest national multi-sport event for youth in the United States. The AAU is one of the largest, non-profit, volunteer sports organizations in the country. As a multi-sport organization, the AAU is dedicated exclusively to the promotion and development of amateur sports and physical fitness programs. The AAU philosophy of “Sports for All, Forever” is shared by over 500,000 members and 60,000 volunteers nationwide. Over 34 sports are offered in the 57 AAU Districts. Programs offered by the AAU include: AAU Sports Program, AAU Junior Olympic Games, AAU James E. Sullivan Memorial Award and the AAU Complete Athlete Program.
About the Detroit Sports Commission: The mission of the Detroit Sports Commission is to enhance the local economy and image of metro Detroit by attracting and hosting amateur, international and professional sporting events. The DSC is a not-for-profit charitable organization, IRS 501 (C) (3), and a subsidiary of the Detroit Metro Convention & Visitors Bureau.