Venue Development Manager, Australian Football League
Simon Gorr is the AFL’s National Venues Manager and is responsible for managing all the league’s venue relationships, agreements and stadium developments. Simon has been intimately involved in the transformation of the AFL’s stadium footprint over the past decade, including overall responsibility for the delivery of Metricon Stadium, Skoda Stadium and the forthcoming Etihad Stadium Redevelopment. Simon has also been a key stakeholder in many other projects including Adelaide Oval, the new Perth Stadium and Simonds Stadium. Simon has expertise in venue funding strategies, revenue-based design and the use of sporting facilities as precinct catalysts.