By Bristolian
According to club director Martin Lovegrove 71a’s backing is,
“A tremendous boost for the Golden Ferns. A fine partnership looms with a company that shares many of our qualities: vibrance, passion and a desire to be standards driven. We are very appreciative of the support of Edward and his staff.”
Bristol Golden Ferns have secured a fine principal sponsor in readiness for the Betfred Women’s Super League South in 2022. The side reached the semi-final this year in its first ever season and recently announced itself as the ground breaking trailblazer in women’s European rugby when becoming the inaugural semi professional team.
Edward Newman, Founder & CEO of 71a said, “We’re incredibly proud to sponsor the Golden Ferns; it’s an exciting time for the team and for women’s rugby league. As a business with roots in Gloucestershire, it’s an honour to support a team breaking new ground within the sport who represent our local community. We believe in the potential of the Golden Ferns, and it’s fantastic that we’re able to support their passion for the game”.
About 71a
71a is a digital marketing consultancy created by the team behind the highly successful financial comparison site, which sold to Zoopla for £120 million.
Founded in 2019 and based in Gloucester, the team is on a mission to provide the best services and products for their customers in the financial services industry.
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