14 Jan 2019
Gordon Ritchie Marketing is a dynamic Glasgow based marketing agency that proudly delivers successful marketing campaigns and events. With specialist fields including sports sponsorship, GRM have successfully delivered a range of projects with global recognition. Recent examples include a project which put the first man to sail around the world leaving no carbon footprint, whilst competing in the Vendee Globe race and a project seeing the build of a formula 1 racing team to enter “The Ocean Race 2021”. Currently managing a range of challenging projects, GRM are currently focussing on launching Via Sponsorship, a unique sport sponsorship conference which will be held in Glasgow.
Via Sponsorship aims to increase the knowledge, understanding and benefits of sponsorship in sport as well as educate tomorrow’s professional athletes on the importance, processes and power of corporate sponsorship in making their careers a success. This conference, the first of its type in Scotland, will feature plenty of opportunities for networking and is set to attract prominent speakers, sponsors, delegates in the industry and young athletes at the start of their careers. Speakers include: Toby Hester, the director of the European Sponsorship Association, the founder & chief executive of Scottish Women in Sport, Maureen McGonigle and the brand director of AkzoNobel, Nathalie Quéré. The conference will take place at the University of Strathclyde on the 5 & 6 March.
Members of Glasgow Chamber of Commerce will also be given a 10% discount from the original 2 day ticket price by entering enter GCCVIA19 at the checkout.
More information on the event can be found at: https://www.viasponsorship.scot/
As a member of Glasgow Chamber of Commerce, Director of GRM, Gordon Ritchie said: “GRM is delighted to be a member of Glasgow Chamber of Commerce and to be joining this highly influential network of Glasgow’s professional businesses. We also look forward to welcoming other members to our conference.”