GOTHENBURG, Sweden (16 March 2021) – The Fan Group AS, provider of fan-engagement platforms for sports organizations, and the Alliance of European Hockey Clubs (E.H.C.) today announced a multi-year partnership, naming The Fan Group the Official Fan Engagement Platform of the E.H.C. Alliance.
The partnership will offer The Fan Group an array of networking and exposure opportunities within the European club hockey community and preferred participation at the E.H.C. Hockey Business Forum, a must-attend international networking event and the best forum in Europe to attend for hockey clubs looking to grow their businesses.
Based in Hamar, Norway, The Fan Group is an industry-leading company that provides a fan engagement platform, uniting content, commerce, marketing and engagement for sports organizations. Executives from The Fan Group have previously actively taken part in the E.H.C. Hockey Business Forum and other E.H.C. networking and transfer-of-knowledge events.
“After several years of visiting various E.H.C. events, we feel that the alliance has become an important player in the European hockey landscape,” said Ronny Pedersen, CEO at The Fan Group AS. “The relationship will help us to be part of the community in which the professional clubs play an increasingly bigger role in shaping the future of European hockey.”
“The people behind The Fan Group are both true sports enthusiasts and inventive entrepreneurs,” said E.H.C. Managing Director Szymon Szemberg. “They have ideas and products which are consistent with the rapid development and growth of European club hockey. This has potential to be an excellent partnership, not only for the E.H.C and The Fan Group, but for all ambitious and creative hockey clubs.”
About The Fan Group: Founded in 2017 in Hamar, Norway, The Fan Group provides a digital platform, uniting content, commerce, and fan-engagement for sports organizations. Consisting of a tight-knit group of people who are passionate about sport and IT, The Fan Group helps sports organizations embrace the challenge of digitalization. Our client’s interest is our main priority. Spark the enthusiasm!
Please visit the recently launched website of The Fan Group.