FootyMascot.com Signs A Six Figure Deal With Football League Interactive
FootyMascot.com, the pioneering mascot auction website company, has signed a significant six figure deal with the Football League's digital arm, FL interactive, becoming the FLi's 'Official Network Mascot Partner'.
Online, November 10, 2010 (Newswire.com) - The long term deal will see the FootyMascot.com brand presented across the FLi's network of Partner club sites, and signals a revolution in the way that all football fans can access matchday mascot opportunities.
FootyMascot.com is the brainchild of founder Ian Shields after he found it difficult to access information about a matchday mascot experience for his young son at his favourite Club. Ian said "The idea came to me in a flash of inspiration. I thought 'if
only mascot opportunities could be accessible to every fan', and that was the start of our journey over 2 years ago. Since then I have been fortunate enough to place a top management team around me in order to drive the business forward and this deal is a testament to the hard work of that team" The concept of FootyMascot.com is simple - to enable all fans, who have only ever
been able to dream about it previously, the opportunity to meet their heroes on matchday. To walk through the tunnel onto the pitch, stand next to their hero's, soak up the atmosphere and taste a little of the glory that the modern day footballers
FootyMascot.com Commercial Director Steve Moore stated "Our Partnership with FLi represents a huge step forward in achieving one of our key objectives over the next 18 months, which is to work as closely with Clubs and fans alike in placing as
many young fans as possible as 'Matchday Mascots'. We also have a number of exciting innovations planned over the next 6 months to ensure that mascot opportunities become accessible to all fans, not just the lucky few".
Matthew Harrison from FLi said "We are extremely pleased to have signed this deal with FootyMascot.com to become the 'Official Mascot Partner' of the FLi network. FootyMascot.com really hits at the heart of what we are trying to achieve at FLi, and
that is to engage in new and inspirational ways with the grass roots of Football, helping to produce the fans of the future"
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