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  • Celerity Acquires Two Rugby Agencies

    Celerity Group has expanded by taking over a rugby agency founded by All Blacks legend Craig Dowd and anoTher based in Ireland. Celerity, which is a multidisciplinary Consultancy started in April 2011, has acquired Daragh Geraghty’s rugby specialist agency Icon Global Sports Management and Craig Dowd’s New Zealand-based Merlin Sports. The company offers representation, events management, Consultancy and professional services to players, coaches and clubs and its chief executive Allan Reeves...

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  • Ryan Returns To Old Stamping Ground

    Dean Ryan will return to Bristol Rugby in a part-time Consultancy role while maintaining his primary role as a television pundit. Ryan coached The west country outfit to The 2001/02 Premiership final and played 45 times for The club before hanging up his boots. He will work for one day each week in The role, working with head coach Liam Middleton. He will continue in his job with Sky Sports. Ryan said, “I hope The experience that I’ve gained in a number of different environments will now be...

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  • Bath Enlist 2012 Experts For "The Clash"

    Bath Rugby has appointed Sports marketing Consultancy eightyone600 and Sports production experts Progress Productions to lead on The promotion and staging of ‘The Clash’ at Twickenham Stadium on Saturday, 8th April 2017. Bath announced last week that They will be relocating Their regular season Aviva Premiership home game against Leicester Tigers to Twickenham this season and have committed to a five-year programme of Twickenham games. The founders of eightyone600 and Progress Productions ...

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  • Celerity Group Acquires JPA Worldwide

    Celerity Group , a multidisciplinary Consultancy that was set up last April to provide services to Sports and media organisations, has announced its acquisition of JPA Worldwide, The rugby-specialist Sports agency. JPA Worldwide, which was formed by Justin Paige following a management buy-out from World in Motion in December 2010, The company manages The likes of Dean Richards, Matt Stevens and Tom Croft (pictured), who will now be on The Celerity roster. Allan Reeves, chief executive at Celerit...

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  • RFU Announces EY Partnership

    The Rugby Football Union (RFU) has announced EY (formerly known as Ernst and Young) as The official professional services supplier to England Rugby. Following a competitive tender process, EY was appointed as The RFU’s official tax advisor over 18 months ago and this new agreement will see The firm offer general tax advice and planning, as well as helping to deliver a number of business Consultancy projects. As The RFU builds towards The 2015 Rugby World Cup, EY will work closely with departme...

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  • Omnigon Hired To Develop RWC App

    World Rugby has hired New York-based digital Consultancy firm Omnigon to advise on and develop The official app of this year's Rugby World Cup in England.  Omnigon was The only non-European bidder for The contract and was selected by a committee comprising World Rugby, England 2015 and IMG. The firm has been working on The project already, with The first phase app already available. Two more phases and a tablet version will be completed by The time The tournament begins in September.  The app...

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  • Hunter-Paul Advising Salford

    TotalRL.com has reported that Robbie Hunter-Paul, The legendary former Bradford Bulls halfback, has joined Salford Red Devils in a Consultancy role. Salford owner Marwan Koukash confirmed on Twitter that Hunter-Paul would be working for The club as a ‘commercial, media and marketing consultant’. Hunter-Paul was most recently The chief executive at Bradford Bulls but left The club last August. Before that, he had worked for Huddersfield Giants as Their business development manager but left to...

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  • Bath Rugby Renew IPL Partnership

    Bath Rugby have extended Their partnership with sponsors IPL for The 2014-15 season.  The Consultancy and full-service IT company will remain as an Official Partner of The club, having been The main shirt sponsors for two seasons prior to becoming an Official Partner in 2011.The club has stated that They are eager to draw on IPL's expeirence of buiilding market-leading customer expeirences and mobile apps, ahead of any redevelopemnt of The Recreation Ground. Chief Executive Nick Blofeld comment...

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  • ARA Brings In Copsey As CEO

    The Association of Rugby Agents (ARA) has confirmed that it has enlisted The help of former London Welsh CEO Tony Copsey to act as chief executive and help drive The future direction of The organisation. The ARA, which is The representative body of those representing professional rugby union players in The United Kingdom and Ireland, is a non-profit unincorporated trade body governed by its members and Copsey's Consultancy company will now be responsible for conducting a strategic review and at...

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  • All Blacks Could Be Worth $500m In 10 Years

    An international brand valuation Consultancy has suggested that The Rugby World Cup winning All Blacks’ brand could reach an estimated US$500m (£328m) in The next decade. Brand Finance has claimed that The recent World Cup victory added $54m (£35m) to The All Blacks brand, which was estimated to be worth $197m (£129m) before The tournament, and it believes The current figure could more than double in The next 10 years, stuff.co.nz has reported. The head of Brand Finance's Sports marketing u...

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