Interview with Ross Cunningham

Ross Cunningham is St Johnstone’s former Media and Communications Manager and Fife Flyers’ former Media and Community Officer. He speaks to Sports Marketing Scotland about his time at both clubs and gives his thoughts on how both clubs, and both sports they operate in, could better themselves.

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A Revolutionary Approach to Football

Being ambitious, being innovative and aiming high aren’t phrases I’d commonly associate with most Scottish football clubs. I’ve been critical of “the way it’s always been done” approach on numerous occasions over the past few years, and that’s why I’m excited to see...

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Interview with Glasgow Warriors’ Jeremy Bone

Another interview that's been a long time coming, it's great to get this one released in the run up to the Six Nations starting at the weekend.  Jeremy Bone, Communications Manager at Glasgow Warriors, speaks to Sports Marketing Scotland. Jeremy takes us through his...

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Interview with Dundee United’s Joe Rice

After far too long, the Sports Marketing Scotland interviews return and it's one I've been trying to tie down for a long time. Joe Rice is Dundee United's Head of Communications and is a lifelong Arab too. Read on to discover how he juggles being a fan and club...

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eSports – Part of Lower League Football’s Future?

The recent “Price of Football” BBC study raised several questions around the future of our national sport. Many opinions have been raised since, but one thing is abundantly clear – attitudes and offerings need to adapt to a new generation. For me, the standout stat of...

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Adopting a Startup Mentality in Scottish Sport

Scotland's close relationship with glorious failure in sport, particularly football, is well documented. If our sports clubs across Scotland learnt from their failures and embraced them, as is the case with startups and other companies that adopt a startup-like...

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Streaming: A Key Modern Fan Engagement Tool

Social media has revolutionised the way sports teams engage and interact with their fans, but the ability for clubs to stream their own content via social media promises to bring on Fan Engagement still further. Content such as training footage or reserve team...

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Interview with FIFA’s David Childs

As is so often the case, you wait for one interview and two come along in a very short space of time. Today's is with one of Scotland's best off the pitch football industry exports. David Child's has worked his way up from intern at the SPL to Social Media Manager at...

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