Swans launch City Business Network

13th April 2018

Swans boss Carlos Carvalhal gave the club’s new City Business Network his backing at a special launch at the Liberty Stadium last night.

Carlos addressed a packed audience of Swans-supporting businesses with an unique Q&A that featured his tips and experiences around leadership, and they could be replicated in the workplace.
Swansea City’s Chief Operating Officer, Chris Pearlman, also spoke about life at the helm of the club’s business operations with club partners Rod Lloyd (Low Cost Vans) and Peter Lynn (Peter Lynn & Partners) championing the values of the power of the city when it comes to local businesses
The new City Business Network is a creation of a unique business concept uniting organisations through the power of Swansea City, connecting your organisation to: 

  • Over 1000 local businesses  
  • Over 2 million digital followers  
  • Over 20,000 supporters every matchday 
  • Our Global Sponsors 
  • Our Players 
  • Our Community 
  • Your Prospects 
  • Your Key Customers 
  • Your Target Market 

It’s a day-to-day networking opportunity brought together around four high-end business-related forums over the season, provide business insight and expertise from the world of sport and how it can replicate in any workplace.

Mark Davies, Global Head of Partnerships and Sales of Swansea City had this to say about the Network: “We were delighted to present the City Business Network, an opportunity aimed at enhancing the experience and value of any organisation involved in the football club.

“We have always said that matchdays here at the Liberty are a fantastic platform for people to do business from all over the UK. With the launch of the Network it also provides the ability for people to liaise with each other throughout the week, cumulating in our quarterly headline events to bring every member together regularly throughout the season.
“By combining this unique platform alongside some of the club’s advertising assets we believe the Business Network will provide a key opportunity to enhance our South West Wales business offering for years to come.” 

The City Business Network is a partnership built your way through a selection of:

  • Swansea City Experiences  
  • Swansea City Advertising 
  • Swansea City Digital Channels 

You can also be part of a new way of doing business within sport and harness the power of football for your organisation.