Blackthorne Named as iSportconnect Directors’ Club Logistics Partner

February 19, 2013

Blackthorne International Transport has been announced as the Official Logistics Partner for the exclusive iSportconnect Directors’ club to be held in London this week.

Blackthorne specialises in delivering all types of cargo to Russia by air, sea or road.

The Directors’ Club is a prestigious event for leading figures in the sports industry. Senior decision makers are invited to share insight and opinions on business trends, best business practices and relevant industry news.

The event will feature a panel of high-profile sports industry figures and an audience of specially invited iSportconnect members, who will have the opportunity to offer questions to the panellists.There will also be a round table networking opportunity with drinks.

Sree Varma, CEO of iSportconnect, said: “This association with Blackthorne is an exciting development for iSportconnect ahead of our upcoming Directors’ Club. Blackthorne is known for consistent excellence in its services and this partnership is a good fit for both brands.”

Gary O’Grady, Blackthorne Managing Director, added: “iSportconnect is a company bringing together people from around the world and this closely aligns with our values at Blackthorne. We look forward to working together.”

Attendees include:

Top executives across the industry will be attending, including: English Premier League, The FA, RFU, IRB,ITF, Manchester United FC, Liverpool FC, Arsenal FC, Chelsea FC, Tottenham FC, LTA, UK Athletics, West Ham FC, English & Wales Cricket Board, UK Athletics, Liverpool, QPR, Ascot Racecourse and WMRT and a string of sponsorship brands…

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Questions for the panel: The format for the Director’s Club event is modelled on BBC Question Time. We’ve chosen this structure to enable delegates to challenge the panel on some of the big questions facing the sports business today. Delegates with questions should submit them in advance to the moderator, Michael Cunnah through the iSportconnect networking tool >>