Elite Access Media Group(EA Media Group) has sealed a sports management deal with Uganda Volleyball Federation, the local governing body of the sport recently.
“Volleyball is such an entertaining sport that through professional management can realize its potential as a sports management company,” Shawn Mubiru, the Chief Executive Officer of Elite Access Media said. “We will work with the federation to bring in sponsorship to the game. We are looking forward to making volleyball more entertaining and sport that can be invested in.”
The deal comes in the wake of UVF getting ready to host the FIVB World Cup qualifiers Zone 5 Sub Zonal Kampala from July 23-28 at the Lugogo Indoor Stadium.
Elite Access Media has exclusive rights to the qualifier tournament and will wow sponsors aboard ahead of the tournament.
The qualifer has attracted Burundi, Tanzania, Rwanda, Kenya and the hosts Uganda. “This new relationship with EA Media Group comes at a right time when we are calling on corporate Uganda to come and invest in Volleyball,” Sadik Zaid Nasiwu, the UVF president said. “It is a non-contact game but entertaining. We are looking forward to working with them.”
Shawn Mubiru has worked in the sports management business since 2009 and previously worked with Kinetic Sports Management Group.