Open Sponsorship Connecting Brands and Athletes
Ishveen Anand is the founder and CEO OpenSponsorship, a two-sided marketplace connecting brands to the worlds’ largest network of sponsorship opportunities in professional sports.
Ishveen, a graduate of Oxford University, is of Indian-British origin and now lives in New York. She was included in the Forbes 30under30 sports list in 2015 and OpenSponsorship was named a finalist in the 2015 Sports Technology Awards.
| Providing education, resources and consultancy for athletes, sponsors and sports organisations. We believe in empowering athletes (of all levels and in all sports) and sponsors with the skills and knowledge to obtain, maintain and retain their own sponsorship!
We’ve worked with….
SPORTS ORGANISATIONS: International Olympic Committee, Institutes of Sport in Australia, England, Wales and Singapore
SPONSORS: Shimano Cycling, Saucony, Amer Sports Group, Wilson Tennis, Freedom Sports Medicin
UNIVERSITIES: Deakin University, San Diego University, Australian Catholic University
ATHLETES: From fun runners to Olympic rowers, high divers and long distance kayakers…..yes, 1000’s of different athletes, in different sports and of all levels!
We offer seminars, workshops, mentoring, programmes and an extensive resource library!
Our books ‘Sponsorship for Athletes’ and ‘The Ultimate Guide to Sponsoring Athletes’ are available on our website……and we have lots of free resources available for you there too!
We love that we get to help individuals and organisations identify their value and help the connect with an abundance of opportunities!
|English born, Australian raised, Vickie is by her own admission, absolutely obsessed with athlete sponsorship. Vickie has a passion for empowering individuals and business with the knowledge, skills and strategies to create and manage commercially effective relationships.
A powerful speaker, trainer and coach, Vickie travels the world presenting to and working with sports, marketing and business audiences.
Founder of leading sponsorship education company The Sponsorship Consultants, Vickie is the worlds most recognised thought leader on athlete sponsorship and brand ambassadors.
Her work has been commissioned by the International Olympic Committee, Team GB, Deloitte Singapore and the Australian Institute of Sport, and her client list ranges from local athletes and companies right through to Olympic champions and global brands.