Honors from highly-respected brands

Aspire is committed to developing “Next-Practices” in the sport industry, training and staff development for the Aspire family, and driving results for our partners. This dedication is reflected in the recognition Aspire has received from top organizations across the world.

FEATURED AWARDS

2018

Received Gold Award from AVA Digital Awards in ‘Website Redesign’

2017

Received Sport Marketing Association’s Inaugural ‘Mullin Award’ named after Dr. Bernard J. Mullin and given to The Aspire Group

2017

Selected for SportsBusinessJournal’s ‘Forty under 40’ (Bill Fagan)

2016

Received TheStadiumBusiness Award in ‘Sales & Marketing’ (Lancashire County Cricket Club)

2015

Named Top 10 ‘Best Organizations To Work For In Sports’ by Forbes

2015

Nominated for SportsBusinessJournal’s ‘Best in Property Consulting, Sales and Client Services

2015

Nominated for Atlanta Marketer of the Year (AMY) Award for ‘Integrated Marketing Campaign’ (Club Tijuana Xoloitzcuintles de Caliente)

2014

Awarded Honorary Doctorate in Business Administration by Coventry University (Bernie Mullin)

2014

Nominated for Atlanta Marketer of the Year (AMY) Award in ‘Email Marketing’ (Tulane University Athletics)

2014

Ranked #44 on Atlanta Business Chronicle’s list of 100 ‘Fastest Growing Companies in the Atlanta Region’

2013

Nominated for SportsBusinessJournal’s ‘Best in Property Consulting, Sales and Client Services’

2013

Nominated for Football Business Award’s ‘Best Business Serving Football’

2013

Ranked #9 on Atlanta Business Chronicle’s list of 100 ‘Fastest Growing Companies in the Atlanta Region’

2012

“Stadium Stuffer” feature in Forbes Magazine (Bernie Mullin & The Aspire Group)

2012

Today’s Campus feature “Professor Turned Rainmaker” (Bernie Mullin)

2012

Received TheStadiumBusiness Award for ‘Outstanding Achievement’ (Bernie Mullin)

2011

Featured in “Marketers Reshape How College Teams Sell Tickets by USA TODAY

2011

Named to Irish America’s Annual ‘Stars of the South’ (Bill Duffy)

2011

Nominated for TheStadiumBusiness Award for ‘Outstanding Achievement’ (Bernie Mullin)

2011

Selected to Irish American Magazine’s ‘Annual Business 100’ (Bill Duffy)

1993

Sports Illustrated dubbed Bernie Mullin “Guru of Ticket Sales”