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NEWS: OptaPro nominated for Football Business Award


OptaPro has been nominated for an award in the 'Best/Most Innovative use of Technology in Football' category at the prestigious Football Business Awards, due to be held on November 7th in London.

Part of a shortlist that includes 6 other organisations, the awards entries were judged by a highly influential panel including Karren Brady - Vice-Chairman of West Ham Utd, Richard Bevan -CEO of the LMA and Richard Masters - Director Of Sales & Marketing at the Premier League.

This accompanies three other nominations for the wider Opta business, in 'Football Brand of the Year', Best Business Serving Football Over £2m Turnover and Best Use of Social Media in Football.

Also nominated in various categories are clubs such as Manchester United, Aston Villa, Arsenal and Everton, as well as companies such as EA Sports and Budweiser.

To see the full list of nominations, please click here.

Posted by Simon Farrant at 10:55


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