iSportconnect Extends Partnership with Thomas Lyte for Upcoming Directors’ Club

February 18, 2013

iSportconnect, the world’s leading platform for sport business, has announced an extension of its partnership with Thomas Lyte.

The agreement will see the modern English luxury lifestyle brand continue as the Official Luxury Partner for the exclusive iSportconnect Directors’ Club to be held in London on February 20th.

The Directors’ Club is an exclusive event for leading figures in the sports industry. Senior decision makers are specially 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, including: Sir Craig Reedie, IOC Vice President; Ian Ritchie, Rugby Football Union CEO, Tim Ellerton, Heineken International B.V. Global Sponsorship and Margaret Byrne, Sunderland AFC CEO.

An audience of specially invited iSportconnect members will have the opportunity to offer questions to the panellists, and there will also be a round table networking opportunity with drinks.

iSportConnect chairman Michael Cunnah said: “We are thrilled to continue our partnership with Thomas Lyte for the next Directors’ Club. Thomas Lyte is a brand associated with excellence and we look forward to working with them again.”

Thomas Lyte CEO Kevin Baker said: “We are delighted with our association with iSportconnect Directors’ Club. Thomas Lyte’s silver business is involved globally in the business of sport, and iSportconnect unique business network creates a perfect partnership and platform for new opportunities.”

Attendees include:

Top executives across the industry will be attending, including: English Premier LeagueThe FARFU, IRB,ITFManchester United FC, Liverpool FCArsenal FCChelsea FCTottenham FC, LTAUK AthleticsWest 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 >>