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Georgia Tech Athletics sign multi-year extension with Aspire

February 6, 2018

ATLANTA, GA – The Aspire Sport Marketing Group and the Georgia Tech Athletic Association (GTAA) announced a multi-year extension for its outsourced ticket sales and service contract. The Georgia Tech extension marks its fourth renewal since 2009 when it became the first outsourced ticket sales operation in collegiate athletics and Aspire’s first Fan Relationship Management…

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Successful consulting project with Calgary Stampede results in increased scope of work

January 18, 2018

ATLANTA, GA – Calgary Stampede, The Greatest Outdoor Show on Earth, has expanded its scope of work with The Aspire Sport Marketing Group for a remote sales and email marketing campaign for the 2018 event.  Aspire will dedicate two sales consultants in the National Sales Center (NSC) to assist Calgary in boosting ticket sales and…

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San José State University Athletics Teams Up With The Aspire Sport Marketing Group

January 10, 2018

Atlanta, Ga. – San José State University Athletics and The Aspire Sport Marketing Group, LLC, reached a three-year agreement beginning January 2018 to create and operate an on-campus Fan Relationship Management Center (FRMC) to handle all of the Spartans’ ticket sales and service functions connected to the athletics ticket buyer. Marie Tuite, the university’s director…

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Purdue University outsources ticket sales to Aspire

January 3, 2018

ATLANTA – The Purdue University Athletics Department has reached an agreement with The Aspire Sport Marketing Group for ticket sales, consulting and research support. The nine-person staff will be responsible for new sales for football, men’s and women’s basketball, and volleyball, in addition to increasing philanthropic support for the John Purdue Club.  “Purdue has some…

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Aspire honored with SMA’s inaugural Mullin Award

November 29, 2017

ATLANTA, GA – Chairman & Founder Dr. Bernie Mullin and The Aspire Sport Marketing Group LLC were recently recognized at the 2017 Sport Marketing Association’s (SMA) Conference in Boston. The Mullin Award was named in honor of Dr. Bernie Mullin’s career as a professor and practitioner in the industry and his emphasis on building an…

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Ivy League Partners with Aspire for 2018 Men’s and Women’s Basketball Tournaments

November 2, 2017

ATLANTA – With an eye towards enhancing an already exciting event, The Ivy League has partnered with The Aspire Sport Marketing Group to provide ticket packaging and pricing recommendations as well as ticket sales support for the 2018 Men’s and Women’s Basketball Tournaments, March 10-11 at the Palestra in Philadelphia. “We want to build upon…

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EMU Athletics and Aspire Extend Ticketing Partnership

September 28, 2017

The Aspire Group will continue to handle EMU Athletic tickets through 2023 ATLANTA, GA – The Eastern Michigan University Department of Athletics and The Aspire Sport Marketing Group have announced a six-year extension to their partnership which began in July 2015. The current outsourced ticket sales contract, which was set to end in June 2018,…

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UTRGV expands partnership with Aspire after record-breaking ticket sales year

September 25, 2017

ATLANTA, GA – After executing The Aspire Sport Marketing Group’s comprehensive Ticket Marketing, Sales & Service (TiMSSSM) strategy that resulted in a record-breaking ticket sales year, The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley (UTRGV) has elected to expand the partnership to include a Fan Relationship Management Center (FRMCSM). The UTRGV Athletics FRMC will be responsible…

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theaspiregroupinc.com has a new look

September 19, 2017

ATLANTA, GA — The Aspire Sport Marketing Group launched the redesign of its website www.theaspiregroupinc.com. The redesign is part of a larger initiative in the rollout of Aspire’s refreshed brand identity and marketing strategy. There are numerous upgrades and improvements users will notice immediately upon visiting the site. A dominant new feature is video headers on…

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Islanders Add Aspire to Aid Basketball Ticketing

September 11, 2017

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas – Texas A&M-Corpus Christi and The Aspire Group have reached an agreement to boost Islanders basketball ticket sales headed into the 2017-18 season. The agreement will provide the Islanders with extra manpower to facilitate ticket sales and create the best home court advantage in the Southland Conference. “Our basketball programs are both…

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