Daniel Gallagher

Daniel Gallagher

Director of Sports Sales, Atlantic City Sports Commission

Daniel Gallagher is the director of sports sales for the Atlantic City Sports Commission. The Atlantic City Sports Commission was officially formed in January 2015 with the support of Meet AC and the Casino Reinvestment Development Authority (CRDA) to attract sporting events, conventions and competitions to Atlantic City. Since the formation of the commission, Gallagher has assisted in landing premier sporting events such as the TEAMS Conference & Expo, Ironman 70.3, Red Bull Global Rallycross, Pro Watercross, AVP Beach Volleyball, U.S. Futsal, Matchroom Pool’s US Open Pool Championship, and most recently Jimmy Johnson’s Atlantic City “Quest for the Ring” Championship Fishing Week (JJFISHWEEKAC). Also, in only a few short years, Gallagher has played a big role in generating more than 289,000 room nights and more than $328 million in economic impact to Atlantic City. Prior to the ACSC, Gallagher was previously with The Chelsea Hotel located in Atlantic City, as the director of corporate sales. He also served as food and beverage manager, nightclub manager and junior marketing assistant.