From Mallory Towers
Having already taken the US and Asian markets by storm, 2019 looks set to be the year that esports finally enters the mainstream in the UK. In preparation we explore what the early movers on the sponsorship scene are doing and what key considerations prospective brands should be taking.
As we welcome in the New Year we explore the top 5 opportunities and challenges that will face the sports marketing world in 2019
Measurement and evaluation of sponsorships and brand partnerships must be allocated adequate budget to support their valuable role in a brand's marketing mix..
It's a tumultuous period in the swimming world as athletes globally are speaking out against FINA's opposition to the proposed International Swimming League.
An opinion editorial by Ben Nichols, the former Senior Media Relations and Communications Manager at WADA and Director of Communications and Public Affairs at the Commonwealth Games Federation.
England Netball lead the way as the rise in popularity and engagement in women's sport provides a significant opportunity for brands.
With the 2019 Rugby World Cup less than ten months away we explore the commercial state of the game and what effect the Webb Ellis trophy being contested in Asia for the first time will have.
Are you looking to approach businesses for sponsorship? Read on for our top five tips on how to make the best impression on your hunt for partnership support.
With the likes of Amazon Prime, Netflix and Facebook establishing themselves as serious competitors to the established order, 2019 is set to be a ground-breaking year for sports broadcasting in the UK.
For a marketing discipline that is realising such growth and increasingly recognised as a key component of the marketing mix, attention to how we measure the impact of sponsorships is critical to the continued growth and success of the industry.
Last week in Sarasota, Florida, the governing body of sailing voted for there to be an offshore sailing class at the 2024 Olympic Games - a great move for the sport.
Emily Caroe interviews Anne-Cécile Turner, Sustainability Programme Leader for the Volvo Ocean Race and Director at Blueshift, an agency specialized in sustainable development consultancy.
As La Liga test the waters for inter-continental expansion a proposal bearing an uncanny resemblance to the 39th Game has emerged, causing heated debate amongst football’s governing bodies, fans and players alike.
Millions of race village visitors; national coverage in print and broadcast media; three months of 24/7 live sport output; state of the art innovation and technology: it's a good time to be a sailinging partnered brand and Netflix France are getting in on the action.
Time will tell as to whether Manchester City will win the Premier League for the second time in two years but they have certainly won a new-found respect and appreciation from sports fans across the world which will stand them in good stead for the future…
When is the best time to post? What social media channel should I use? Is paid social media support really necessary? Emily Caroe answers the top 3 questions most often asked.
Move over Kylie Jenner, there's a new social media influencer in town. Barnsley FC super-fan Chris Ryder has lit up Twitter when he shared a letter he received from the CEO of his club and the engagement he's had around the world puts the so called 'mega-influencer' to shame.
Adam Peaty MBE has a new World Record to his name. An incredible performance at the LEN European Aquatics Championship where he clocked a staggering 57:10 seconds for the 100m breaststroke.
Preparing for a crisis is THE critical piece of work that is often left too late. Don't get caught out too late. Prepare, practice, tweak and practice again. And again. Then if the worst happens you can be on the front foot ...