San Diego Sports & Active Lifestyle Industry (October 2013)
An Economic Impact and Workforce Needs Assessment
San Diego Workforce Partnership, San Diego Regional Economic Development Corporation, San Diego Sport Innovators
Friday, October 4, 2013
To complete the analyses, the research team – BW Research and the National University System Institute for Policy Research – developed and implemented several research methodologies, including: The Sports and Active Lifestyle Industry San Diego County
• An economic impact analysis that included an examination of historic, current, and expected employment and economic output1 in San Diego County by industries and related sectors.
• A telephone and online survey of 149 (n=149) SAL employers within San Diego County, inquiring on issues related to economic and workforce development.
• Several executive interviews with leading employers and industry experts on San Diego’s SAL industries.