ASP Appoint Accelerate Sport as Commercial Sales Agent in South Africa
By Community | October 29, 2014
The Association of Surfing Professionals (ASP) has announced that it has appointed Accelerate Sport(Pty) Ltd as its commercial sales agents for South Africa and the rest of the African continent.
ASP currently has three events in South Africa and is looking to add further events, not only in South Africa but at key destinations on the Continent too.
Mark Noonan, Chief Commercial Officer for ASP, said: “The ASP showcases the world’s best surfers on the best waves in some of the most desirable locations on the planet. We are pleased to be working with Accelerate Sport and believe they are the ideal partner to represent ASP Africa and its alluring lifestyle to the corporate community in these very important markets.”
Managing Director of Accelerate Sport, Gary Grant said “We are delighted to be representing the ASP on the Continent, they are a highly professional organisation and we are thrilled to be a part of where they are taking the sport.
“This appointment not only adds to our business diversity and Africa growth strategy but also further entrenches our association with surfing as current commercial partners of Surfing South Africa. Surfing events are now lifestyle occasions attracting a cross section of people and activities, offering brands and host destinations greater personal reach and experiential marketing capabilities”.