John Regas has been with the Hall of Fame Resort & Entertainment Company since the very beginning as
one of its first employees.
Mr. Regas joined Hall of Fame Village powered by Johnson Controls in June 2017 shortly
after the Village signed its original partnership with Johnson Controls. He managed this critical relationship
while also undertaking numerous other responsibilities centered around alliance partnerships and
strategic brand marketing. Today, Mr. Regas serves as Vice President, Marketing and Partnerships
managing the relationships the company has with its currents portfolio of alliance partners, strategic
marketing, and brand governance. The Stark County, Ohio, native who played his high school and college
football games in Tom Benson Hall of Fame Stadium and has an extensive background in business and
sports administration. Prior to joining the Hall of Fame Resort & Entertainment Company, Mr. Regas served
as the Director of Athletics for the Franklin (Indiana) Community Schools beginning in 2013. From 2008
through 2013, he was a sports marketing executive of Gator Sports Marketing - IMG College at the
University of Florida.
Mr. Regas earned his B.A. at Malone University and his M.B.A. and M.S.A. at Ohio
University and has taught sports administration courses as an adjunct professor at the University of Florida
and now at Malone University in Canton, Ohio. He and his wife Morgan are the proud parents of five
children (four boys and one girl) and reside in Hartville, Ohio.