Sport for Business News

What We Can Do Together
March 13th, 2020

Sport for Business works with a host of organisations for whom resilience and creativity are our stock in trade. The next couple of weeks will be challenging in many ways but we have to stick together. Here’s what we will be doing. Continue reading

30 Under 30 For 2020
March 9th, 2020

It is always one of the most popular series we run through the year and this year’s listing of  30 Under 30 Young leaders of Tomorrow for 2020, in association with our friends at PwC is building nicely. Continue reading

Do Your Bit with Elite Backing The Green Wave
April 3rd, 2020

It’s good to go into the weekend on a positive note and that’s what we have this morning with this story of The Green Wave that has been brought to life by Sport for Business member Elite Events. Continue reading

Sport for Business Leadership Interview – Tom Ryan, GAA
April 3rd, 2020

The latest in our Sport for Business Leadership Series is a special one we recorded with Tom Ryan, Director General of the GAA. Continue reading

Sport for Business Webinars on Legal and Measurement
April 3rd, 2020

The next two Webinars in the Sport for Business Series will focus on legal and measurement matters around sponsorship and the Business of Sport. Continue reading

AIB and Camogie Name Club Team of 2020
April 2nd, 2020

The team features six players from All-Ireland Champions Sarsfields from Galway, six players from Ulster Champions and All-Ireland Runners-Up Slaughtneil, two players from Clare’s Scariff-Ogonelloe along with one player from St. Vincents of Dublin.
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Tomorrow’s Leadership Interview with Tom Ryan of the GAA
April 2nd, 2020

We will release the interview in tomorrow morning’s Sport for Business Daily Digest at 9 AM and we hope you will join us for what has been an illuminating conversation. Continue reading

Nine Step Guide to Mitigate Fundraising Hit
April 2nd, 2020

Sport for Business member 2into3 has today launched a new paper “Actions you can take to manage the impact of COVID-19 on Fundraised Income”. It assesses the scale of impact on fundraised income of COVID-19 and what action can be … Continue reading

Looking Back on Thursday’s Live Webinar
April 2nd, 2020

We hosted our second Live Webinar for Sport for Business members this morning and it proved to be another winner. We hope to have the recording of Jamie Macken’s presentation and the following Question and answer session ready for the … Continue reading

Our Media Needs Our Help
April 2nd, 2020

Media plays such an important role in our lives and in making sport into the wonderful, uplifting, sometimes irrelevant but always important animal that it is. Now in a time a crisis, it needs us all to do what we can to support it tangibly. Continue reading

Fairyhouse and Punchestown Festivals Cancelled
April 2nd, 2020

With both the Fairyhouse and Punchestown Festivals scheduled to take place within the next five weeks, it was inevitable that they would have to be shifted but news emerged yesterday that they were to be cancelled and the 2019/20 Jump season in Ireland brought to a close. Continue reading

Revolving Management On Pitch at FAI
April 2nd, 2020

If we are on the point of accepting a revolving Taoiseach in a time of unprecedented national emergency then surely the management of a group of young footballers can hardly be seen as impossible.
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Sport for Business 30 Under 30 – Shairoze Akram
April 2nd, 2020

Shairoze Akram is a 23-year-old final year student studying sports science and health in DCU. In 2018 he also set up a sports apparel company called Game Ready Gear Ltd with Tom Parsons and Cian Hanley over in Mayo. Continue reading

Second Live Webinar on Sponsorship This Morning
April 2nd, 2020

We will be live online this morning at 11 AM with the second of our Live Sport for Business Webinars. We went through a dress rehearsal yesterday evening and it will be time well spent this for those that are able to join us. Continue reading

Kingston Named Electric Ireland Hurler of Year
April 1st, 2020

University College Cork hurler, Shane Kingston has been named Electric Ireland Higher Education GAA Rising Star Hurling Player of the Year 2020. Continue reading

O’Donovan’s Starring on Red Bull TV
April 1st, 2020

Another day brings another level of broadcast excellence to keep us occupied into the small hours. Continue reading

Golf Research Into Impact Underway
April 1st, 2020

The Golfing Union of Ireland and the Irish Ladies Golfing Union have sent a joint survey to every golf club on the island of Ireland to determine the impact of the COVID-19 emergency. “Golf clubs across Ireland have been hit … Continue reading

Olympic Athletes Shine in Tokyo Reaction
April 1st, 2020

The Olympic Federation of Ireland has hit it’s own personal best in its reaction, and that of the athletes, to the rescheduling of the Tokyo 2020 Games to 2021. Continue reading

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