Castleford Tigers partner with design agency

Castleford Tigers head coach Daryl Powell with Ashley Blakeston and Lee Bird, directors of new sponsors StrawJonny
Castleford Tigers head coach Daryl Powell with Ashley Blakeston and Lee Bird, directors of new sponsors StrawJonny

Castleford Tigers have announced a new partnership with local graphic design agency StrawJonny Ltd.

The Castleford-based company, who also do web development and social media management, will have a perimeter advertising board around the stadium in 2014.

StrawJonny have been the lead designers of the launch of next season’s season ticket producing print and digital graphics.

Tigers commercial director Mark Grattan said: “We’re really pleased to enter into an agreement with StrawJonny who are a new, fresh and local digital creative company.

“As a club we put a huge emphasis on our community in many different ways and that includes our commercial activities. We want to help local businesses and we are sure that this partnership will be mutually beneficial for both parties.

“StrawJonny have supported the 2014 season ticket launch with some fantastic visuals and we look forward to working with them in the coming months.”

Lee M Bird, director of StrawJonny said: “We are thrilled to be working with the Castleford Tigers on their creative projects.

“We are Cas fans ourselves and so this partnership represents a great opportunity for us to help the club we support while increasing our profile in the region and nationally.”

Fellow director Ashley Blakeston added: “As a new business, we are really excited to be working with one of Super League’s best and most historic clubs.

“We think it’s great that the Tigers can support businesses in its community to help them become established themselves.

“We are dedicated to producing stand out design and web development while supporting our community and environment. Hopefully fans will enjoy the work that we produce for the Tigers now and in the future.”

Castleford Tigers have 50 new sponsorship packages available for the 2014 season ranging from £1000 and upwards.

A number of stand pillar sponsorship packages are also available for £650 (plus VAT). To discuss the packages, contact commercial director Mark Grattan on 07757 060057 or commercial manager Richard Pell on 07946 000989.