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fcbusiness is the business magazine for the UK & Republic of Ireland football industry serving as a practical guide to those involved in the business of running a football club at every level. Published since 2004, fcbusiness is now at the forefront of the football industry.

With the largest readership of decision makers within the football industry, fcbusiness continues to make huge strides within the industry when linking buyers & sellers as well as providing insight, discussion, research and information on all topics that impact the football industry.

Featuring product reviews, case studies, interviews, research and comment on all the areas that touch the industry from finance, stadia development, safety & security to merchandise, ticketing and hospitality, to name but a few. fcbusiness is the first port of call for information in this ever expanding industry.

fcbusiness.co.uk


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StreamAMG (Advanced Media Group) provides European companies with global digital media solutions.

Our experts deal with production, signal acquisition, project management and equipment and are able to integrate with your existing systems and CMS. Our applications are technically excellent, hosted in Europe, and connected to a global CDN.

Our main sectors are: Sports, Education, Corporate, Government/NGO and Media. Our client list is second to none, and includes the BBC, Google, Liverpool FC and the Football League (where our technology powers 90 club video sites).

By aligning solutions to objectives, and pricing accordingly, we help clients reach larger audiences and generate higher revenues. www.streamuk.com


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Established over 30 years ago, Sounds Commercial now boasts 6 nationwide offices employing over 80 full-time employees. Sounds Commercial is now one of the UK’s leading event production companies.

As an industry leader, Sounds Commercial offer access to state-of-the-art technology, and pride ourselves on managing all aspects of event production – Making ourselves the one stop shop for all your event needs.

Big or small, from photo-quality printing, full stage design and build, through to end to end event management, Sounds Commercial can cater for every aspect of your event.


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CG Elite Events is one of the UK’s leading event and hospitality management companies, delivering high quality staffing solutions. We have a team of events specialists with more than 20 years experience on hand to assist with all event solutions, no matter how bespoke.

Providing world-class entertainment experiences for private and corporate events across the UK, our entertainers  are the best in the industry and we’ll work with you to ensure our production is 100% aligned with your requirements and style.

From world class CGE models, cocktail masters, to marketing experts, CG Elite Events offers an incredible range of in-house trained skills and services.

cgeliteevents.com


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Purple are a leading Lifestyle communications agency; global specialists with a combined expertise and range of services that is unique within the market. Creative, culturally connected and results-driven, Purple align business ambition and cultural energy for commercial success. Purple specialises in providing a creative 360 approach PR service to leading international luxury and designer brand clients, as well as entertainment and sporting talent. Over the last 19 years, Purple has created a unique position as an independent PR company that understands how to leverage the synergies between the luxury, fashion, beauty, design, lifestyle and now sporting sectors. Its offering extends from consumer press relations and consultancy, brand partnerships and talent publicity, to involvement in high profile events organisation. Purple’s most important asset is its ability to work with creative and corporate people alike.

http://purplepr.com


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Macesport is a globally ranked, multi-award-winning specialist sports communications consultancy
Established in 2005, we remain a family-founded independent agency who manage sponsorship activations and programmes with world-leading governing bodies, sponsors and events across all sports.

From World Cups to European Championsips, Super Bowls to grass roots football Macesport has played its part in all of the sports sector over the last 13 years.

macesport.com


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At Club Wembley we understand the importance of offering hospitality that’s second to none. Whether it’s entertaining prospective clients on match days, treating business associates to a concert, or board members using it for meetings on non-event days, Club Wembley is the ideal opportunity to help develop your business.

Friends, family and clients all forge stronger relationships and take away a wealth of memories. There are, after all, few better days out or more covetable invitations than The FA Cup Final or a crucial England Qualifier.

You get a guaranteed seat at every Senior England Men’s International home game and The FA Cup Semi Finals and Final. You get a guaranteed seat at every Senior England Men’s International home game and The FA Cup Semi Finals and Final.

www.clubwembley.com


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tappit enhances live experiences, providing technology and insights to make events better and more profitable.

tappit is passionate about improving the experiences of attendees at sports, festivals and entertainment venues; a passion born of the fact that we are a team of sports fans, music enthusiasts and event lovers.

The tappit platform has cashless payments at its core and also offers access control, registration, detailed reporting and easy integration with existing systems. We reduce queues, maximise profit, eliminate fraud and provide event organisers with valuable data and insights.

Events and venues around the world provide the best cashless experience using tappit, including: Manchester City Football Club, Birmingham City Football Club, Bestival, Emirates Airline Dubai Rugby 7s, Creamfields, Abu Dhabi Grand Prix and the World Surf League.

For more information visit justtappit.com


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Supporters Direct has been working since 2000 to help supporters gain influence in the running and ownership of their club. Since our formation we have helped establish over 200 supporters trusts in the UK, with more than 50 now owning and running their club. Many others have meaningful involvement through board representation, structured dialogue or campaigning.

Our members have raised more than £50 million to be reinvested back into their clubs and communities including £6 million through community shares projects. We use our unique position to develop policies and research to help improve sport. We are owned by our supporters trusts and community owned clubs.
You can get more information on our Facebook pageYouTube channel or follow us on Twitter.

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Gaudio have a reputation as the UK’s most trusted designer and manufacturer of bespoke awards to the events industry. Our experienced and friendly project management team guide our clients expertly through the process from initial brief to delivery of the finished product.

Our cutting edge award designs are carefully tailored to your event theme, brand and budget and are provided entirely free of charge. With an emphasis on using only the highest quality materials Gaudio guarantee to deliver unique and individual awards that will delight your winners, your sponsors and attract the attention your event deserves.

If you are looking for inspiration for your award event visit www.gaudio.co.uk


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www.sternbergclarke.co.uk


Charity Partner

Kick It Out was established as a campaign with the brand name ‘Let’s Kick Racism Out of Football’ in 1993 and as an organisation in 1997. The organisation works within the football, educational and community sectors to challenge discrimination, encourage inclusive practices and work for positive change.
The campaign is supported and funded by the game’s governing bodies, including founding body the Professional Footballers’ Association (PFA), the Premier League and the Football Association (FA).