Marketing and the world of sport overlap in two main ways: in the marketing of sports related products and services, and in the use of sports events to market a broader range of products and services. Marketing the Sports Organisation introduces the most effective marketing methods and tools available to sports organizations, and offers practical, step-by-step advice for sports organizations in the use of relationship marketing techniques.
Comprehensive and innovative in its approach, the book includes:
Offering a thorough introduction to first principles in sports marketing, and focused throughout on best practice, this book is essential reading for all students of sport and business marketing, and for all professionals seeking to improve their sports marketing activity, in both commercial and non-profit contexts.
Introduction1. Sports Organisation Marketing: A Review 2. Relationship Marketing in the World of Sport 3. Strategic Analysis for Relationship Marketing 4. Implementing the Relationship Marketing Strategy 5. Conclusion and Perspectives