As we get ready to welcome the world in 2022 with The World Games, three Birmingham commercial real estate leaders are working to put our Magic City on the map. We spoke with Chip Watts, President of Watts Realty and President-elect of the Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM), to learn more.
In 690 days, Birmingham will be hosting The World Games 2022. As we prepare, we decided it was a good time to explore the rich international influence of different groups who live here. We’re starting with how people and organizations from the Indian subcontinent have been shaping the cultural conversations here for years.
It’s not every day that an international sports competition adds a whole new sport at a historic venue with a fantastic presenting sponsor, but that’s what The World Games 2022 Birmingham just did. We’ll all be able to check out men’s and women’s flag football, presented by the National Football League, at Legion Field in July 2022. Keep reading for all the details.