I am a life-long sports administrator; having worked in sports marketing and sponsorship for more than 20 years. The skills I have developed through that period are sometimes unique to sport and sometimes applicable across all aspects of life.
About six years ago, I decided to deviate from my sports industry path and spend time working in a charity. My role was with was St Vincent de Paul; a large homeless charity in Australia where I took on the role of Director of Marketing and Fundraising. (more…)