Meet the BHM 205: Gene Hallman

Hallman formed the company with partner Ronald Bruno in 1995. The company, with 12 offices in North America, is one of America’s largest event management companies dedicated exclusively to sports. Bruno has managed scores of golf tournaments, including the annual Regions Tradition PGA Senior Tour event in Birmingham; the Southeastern Conference Baseball Tournament in Hoover; Olympic soccer matches; a heavyweight boxing title fight; and numerous races and other events at Barber Motorsports Park in Birmingham.

Alma Mater College of Charleston, (B.S., Economics), 1982; University of South Carolina (MBA), Columbia, S.C.,1985

On my Bucket List: Visit all 50 states (I have visited 42 so far); skydiving

Smartphone App: ESPN

Favorite Charity: United Way

Favorite Musician: Bruce Springsteen