Northants Cricket have recently appointed a new Commercial Manager, Gary Atyes who will aim to increase sponsorship at the club, as Northants step up to take on the challenges in Division One of the LV= County Championship.
Gary has a strong background in bringing commercial revenue to sports clubs and governing bodies, having previously worked in football, basketball and badminton.
On starting at Northants Cricket, Gary said, “I’m delighted to be joining Northants Cricket such an exciting time for the club and look forward to expanding all our commercial opportunities. Our focus is to place the Steelbacks at the heart of the community and this will be reflected in all our partnerships going forward.”
David Smith, Chief Executive at Northants Cricket commented, “Gary Atyes our new Commercial Manager has joined us from a background in commercial sales involving football, basketball and badminton.
He will be working very closely with me in our biggest ongoing challenge to engage more local businesses in supporting the cricket club. Gary has a strong record in delivering high value commercial partnerships with major brands.”