Panama City Beach Sports Complex– Panama City Beach, FL
Through a public-private partnership with the Panama City Beach Convention & Visitors Bureau, St. Joe Company and Bay District Schools, sports enthusiasts enjoy a brand new, world-class sports complex on the World’s Most Beautiful Beaches. This project (with 210 acres of donated land) will be one of the largest complexes in the southeast.
- $37 million project
- The outdoor field complex will feature 13 full size rectangle fields for soccer, lacrosse, rugby, football, flag football
- 5 of the fields will be multi-purpose full-size for baseball
- 9 of the 13 fields feature a turf surface
- On-site concessions
- Premiere tournament buildings
This facility is under SFM’s full-time management.
Cox joins the Panama City Beach team with 15 years of experience in the sports industry. Cox spent the last three years in Hoover, Alabama opening and making the Hoover Metropolitan Complex one of the highest performing sports venues in the country. Cox was instrumental in leading the business development efforts culminating in $50 million dollars in visitor spending to the region in 2019. He has also served as a Sports and Wellness Director for both the Atlanta and Birmingham YMCA associations.