The Gold Coast Titans is excited to formally announce the acquisition of a number of new sponsor partnerships which reinforce the club's resurgence both on and off the field.
Club CEO Graham Annesley said he was proud to announce three new partnerships for the 2015 season, representing major national industries.
Annesley said, “I believe this is a strong indication that the club is regaining the confidence of the business community. We are very excited to welcome our new partners to the Titans sponsorship family and look forward to working with them to help their businesses grow and prosper.”
Two of the companies are Titans NRL team apparel sponsors while the third is an apparel sponsor for the Titans NYC team.
TFH – (Temporary Fence Hire) the 2015 chest plate sponsor of the Gold Coast Titans
TFH are the largest privately family owned and operated temporary fencing supplier in Australia with an extensive range of associated Australian produced hire products
CFO Leesa Gill said, “TFH Hire Services Pty Ltd are proud to be sponsors of the Gold Coast Titians “Thru - n-Thru”. We have built an excellent reputation on the Gold Coast and surrounding areas with our exceptional service, quality product and competitive pricing.
Our nationwide network of branches enables us to help build the support of the Gold Coast Titans throughout Australia by linking in our customer base and various advertising campaigns and social media releases.
TFH Hire Services look forward to its continued support and growth alongside the Gold Titans and the Gold Coast community.
LEDified – is the new back of shorts apparel sponsor of the Gold Coast Titans
LEDified is the largest LED specialist in Australia servicing some of the biggest corporates in the country while also helping Australian households reap the benefits of LED lighting. LEDified is moving into South East Queensland and offers a range of commercial, industrial and residential LED lighting solutions and can provide both supply and installation in all parts of Australia.
Jeff Kennett, Chairman of LEDified Lighting and former President the AFL Premiers Hawthorn, welcomed the sponsorship by LEDified of the Titans.
Mr Kennett said, "We are delighted to join the Titans on the Gold Coast. We are aware of the challenges that have confronted the club in recent times but we feel that the club is going in the right direction with the right people at the helm. We believe that the association will be mutually beneficial as we look to grow our respective organizations.”
Gold Training – Is the new front of Jersey sponsor for the Gold Coast Titans NYC team
Gold Training is a Queensland based Registered Training Organization committed to improving employability in South East Queensland which is key to a strong and sustainable economic future for the community and for the Gold Coast Titans NYC.
Regional Manager of Gold Training, Samantha Johnson is enthusiastic about the new partnership (which is financial, resource & training based) and its potential for the club and its players.
Ms Johnson said “The sponsorship is an exciting development for our companies and will lead to a number of benefits which will strengthen and add value to our brands, players and community alike”
“We are passionate about our community and are excited by this development and the benefits that will flow on for our offices throughout Queensland and NSW,” said Ms Johnson.
The new partnership news adds credence to a number of other positive signs for the Titans future.
New upper back of jersey sponsor Global Road Technology (GRT) have featured some of the clubs stars (Captain Nate Myles Ryan James Mark Ioane) in a road safety campaign aimed at keeping all road users - particularly kids - safe.
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The club’s membership base continues to grow on top of what was a record setting 10,000 member milestone earlier this year. The current membership figures sit at 10,439 (YTD 2015) which is a 20% growth in numbers in comparison to 2014.
Today’s announcement is also a boost to the NRL and NYC teams which travelled to New Zealand today to take on the Warriors in the first of the NRL’s ANZAC Day clashes on Saturday.
They will stand taller in the knowledge that LEDified (Back of shorts Sponsor) join new 2015 apparel sponsor TFH (Chest Plate Sponsor) and Gold Training (NYC - Front of Jersey Sponsor – vacant since 2012) and that the club is starting to make headway again in the sponsorship arena.
Coach Neil Henry said, “It’s always a great feeling when a club is signing new sponsors. The positive vibe that comes from adding new sponsors is not restricted to the administration staff with our coaching staff and players equally sharing in the positive feeling that comes with off-field wins.”