Stalybridge Celtic strengthens commercial team

STALYBRIDGE Celtic has beefed up its commercial team with the addition of David Broadbent from 2811 Sport Media.

Broadbent has joined with the remit of increasing commercial revenue through new sponsorship and supply deals, working with businesses within the area.

He has a wealth of experience within football, having worked for Oldham Athletic, Tranmere Rovers, Huddersfield Town and most recently AFC Fylde.

2811 Sport Media was set up by Broadbent, whose parents David and Val formed Saddleworth football club 3D Dynamos 25 years ago, in July to work with clubs who don’t have the resources to take on a full time commercial manager but who still need to generate revenue to survive and thrive.

Broadbent said: “Twenty years ago I played for Stalybridge Celtic Juniors for a couple of season and have fond memories of the club, so when the opportunity to get involved arose I jumped at it.

“I’m looking forward to working with the team here and to help bring in some new sponsors and partners.”

There are a great number of commercial opportunities to get involved at Bower Fold, from player sponsorship to stand and stadium naming rights.

Prices are set to be affordable for businesses of all sizes and budgets. To find out more email or call 07837 274269.

Meanwhile, the official launch of Stalybridge Celtic Foundation takes place at Bower Fold on Tuesday, November 28, from 10.30am to noon.

Stakeholders, partners and other organisations will be invited and there will be demonstrations by Vintage Celtic, the walking football team, the PAN-disability side, a power point presentation while the National League Trust will hand over a cheque with the money used to fund Foundation activities.

And Celtic have an ‘Auction for Promises’ fundraising event on Friday, December 8 at 7.30pm in the sponsors’ lounge at Bower Fold.

There are some attractive items up for auction and for all budgets and would make ideal Christmas presents while supporting Celtic.

They include two hours marketing consultancy for your business, travel on the team coach to an away game, six MacGregor golf clubs, Sheffield United and Rochdale match tickets, 1946 framed aerial photo of Old Trafford, 1923 framed aerial shot of Maine Road, 90 mins coaching session for a junior football team, signed Michael Vaughan Ashes winning photo, one week’s accommodation in an apartment in Portugal, four hospitality tickets to Oldham Rugby League, 2002/03 framed Manchester United shirt signed by Roy Keane, Paul Scholes, Ruud van Nistelrooy and David Beckham, 2014/15 signed Manchester City shirt, four hospitality tickets to a Celtic home game, Will by a local solicitor and much more.

Anybody can come along to bid for the items.


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