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Game Changers - Business of Sport Forum

We’re very excited to attend Leeds’ first Business of Sport Forum; Game Changers this afternoon. We’ve been invited by our friends at Banana Kick, who conceived the idea and will be managing the event, to attend this brand new forum featuring inspirational speakers from the world of sport and business. It is a joint venture between Banana Kick, Leeds Business Improvement District (LeedsBID) and The Business Desk.

The Forum will be hosted by Gary Hetherington, Chief Executive of Leeds Rhinos and will include talks from keynote speaker Sophie Radcliffe, who is a blogger, endurance athlete, model and adventurer. She will be joined by other speakers including Peter Dodd, Commercial Director at Welcome Yorkshire, Jon Dutton, Chief Executive of the Rugby League World Cup 2021, Matthew Johnson Titleist Golf Brand Director, Jonathan Rigby, Commercial Director at British Cycling and Richard Brinkman, Commercial Director at Nielsen Sports. Each bringing their own unique insight into the relationship between sport and business.

Banana Kick Creative Director, Dave Lambert commented: “Banana Kick has carved out a real niche creating innovative events, campaigns and experiences that really hit home in particular with sports clients. As a business, we focus on helping our brands ‘Win with their fans and to attract new ones too”.

The Game Changers event will take place Today, Thursday 17th May 2018 at Aspire, Leeds


Molly joined Network Marketing’s Leeds office on a years placement as part of her university degree in Marketing Management. Her love of social media will mean you'll regularly find her updating our Twitter page or posting on our Instagram story! When she’s not working you will find her spending too much money on makeup and having a good BBQ- pass the Pimms!