Motorsport #SponsorshipBootcamp is being hosted tonight at the Louis Fitzgerald Hotel, Naas Road for all you future Irish Motorsport stars, so if you’re just getting started in racing and you’re having a hard time figuring out how to get some funding or you’re frustrated because you can’t seem to get a sponsorship deal!
Then this event is for you.
The event we see special guests Greg Murphy & Geraldine O’Neill join Leo Nulty and Colin Lewis as speakers, with all four partaking in an interactive “Ask Me Anything” section towards the end of the night.
Greg Murphy is the founder and team principal of Murphy Prototypes, the international motorsport team. Having carved out a successful single seater career in Formula 3, Greg has created a racing team at the very pinnacle of motorsport, taking part in the world’s greatest race, the Le Mans 24 Hours for the last four years. For 2016, Greg will also run the official Ave-Riley LMP3 entry in this year’s European Le Mans Series, running a factory-endorsed team for the first time. Greg has years of experience handling major international sponsors such as Hertz.
Geraldine is a senior marketing communications professional with over 20 years experience of managing global and domestic brands. Geraldine was Deputy Managing Director of Edelman Dublin, the world’s largest independent PR firm, with two years working at global level as Head of Edelman’s European Consumer business. She has direct hands on experience of building, directing and managing award-winning sponsorship programmes that delivered commercial success.
Leo Nulty is known in Motor Sport circles as a Journalist, Competitor, Commentator and Marketing Guru. Leo is now Managing Director at the very successful Leo Nulty Promotions, which was set up in late 2014. With over 20 years of experience in both the Motor and Leisure Industries, and a lengthy and successful sales career, Leo is uniquely positioned to help promote your Racing career. Specialising in PR, Event Management and Sponsorship.
Colin Lewis is the Marketing Director of bmi – British Midland Airlines, responsible for brand, PR, digital and communications across Europe. Colin was just selected as one of the top 100 Marketers in the UK on the back of winning ‘Marketing Leader of the Year in Ireland in 2008. Colin is the Founder and Programmer of the largest Digital Marketing Conference in Ireland, DMX Dublin, as well as being a lecturer and speaker on digital marketing internationally. Colin has managed sponsorship programmes for Leinster Rugby, Connacht Rugby, Galway GAA and London Irish Rugby and sold sponsorship programmes in excess of €250,000 to the likes of Samsung, Nokia and Singapore Telecom.
The Sponsorship Bootcamp will start at 18:45 in the Louis Fitzgerald Hotel on the Naas Road, Full Details on Tickets & Directions can be found below;
Date: Tuesday March 1, 2016
Location: Louis Fitzgerald Hotel, Naas Road.
Time: Start 18:45, finish 21:00
Price: €70, 2* €120
How To Book: Click to Book Now.
Please note that the Louis Fitzgerald Hotel is located on the Naas Road at Newland’s Cross (heading into Dublin City on the N7), the hotel is adjacent to Joel’s Restaurant. DO NOT pass the Esso Service Station, it is possible to enter the bus lane to enter the hotel. Directions are well signposted. In the event of any difficulties, please call the hotel at 01 40 333 00. The hotel offers over 300 car parking spaces and is free for hotel guests.
News thanks to Nicole Drought Racing
Published 01/02/16 by Mark McCluskey