On behalf of the Board of Recreation SA, I am delighted to announce that Nick Takos has been appointed the new Executive Officer of Recreation SA.

Nick brings a wealth of valuable experience to the role, having worked in commercial and management roles in numerous major sporting codes for nearly 20 years.

His vast experience includes commercial and management roles at Netball SA, South Australian Cricket Association and the Adelaide Football Club.

Nick has also lectured at the University of South Australia in sports management, sponsorship, business development, marketing and strategic management. He has completed an MBA in Sports Management and is currently completing a PhD in Leadership and Organisational Culture. He also holds a Bachelor of Economics and a Diploma of Marketing.

Recreation SA is excited Nick has joined the organisation. His experience, leadership, commercial expertise and enthusiasm for recreation will be a great asset to Recreation SA, our members and the recreation sector.

Nick will commence Monday, August 22.

Iain Evans

Chairman, Recreation SA