Sports Agencies / Consultants
Tuesday, 02 August 2011 11:08
New marketing consultancy Red Strike Marketing has declared that it has won a number of new high-profile contracts since launching earlier this year,including the Marussia Virgin Racing Formula One team, the Global Ocean Race and Leeds United Football Club.
The UK-based company has also taken on a consultancy role to the Saudi Arabia Sports Agency - a new advisory board set up by the office of Prince Faisal.
Red Strike Marketing’s new client portfolio includes a five-year contract as the exclusive sponsorship agency for the Global Ocean Race.
The contract with Marussia Virgin Racing Formula One team allows them to secure a range of commercial partners for the start of the 2012 season and with Leeds United to develop a number of special projects.
In addition to new wins, Red Strike Marketing continues to work with founding client Capita Symonds.
Capita Symonds is a property and infrastructure company which were involved in the construction of the new roof for Wimbledon’s centre court and the completion of Wembley stadium.
Macron, the Italian technical sportswear manufacturer and designer, is also an existing Red Strike Marketing client.
The consultancy has helped set up a number of football kit licensing deals for Macron, with clubs including West Ham United, Leeds United, Charlton Athletic, Millwall and Sheffield United.
Mike Farnan, CEO of Red Strike Marketing, said: ‘The Red Strike Marketing team has considerable experience working for right holders, agencies and high profile brands’.
‘This contrasting expertise and understanding helps us maximise the sporting relationships. We are able to offer a unique, multi-layered approach to help brands and organisations that invest in sport, deliver the best return of investment’