Challenges and Opportunities of Contemporary Sport Marketing: Strategic Perspectives

Crabtree, Ruth and Zhang, James Jianhui (2022) Challenges and Opportunities of Contemporary Sport Marketing: Strategic Perspectives. In: Sport Marketing in a Global Environment: Strategic Perspectives. World Association of Sport Management . Routledge, Abingdon on Thames. ISBN 9781032217949

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The speed of change and the constant transformation within and beyond sports has meant that any organization associated with the global sport industry must constantly evaluate and horizon scan for pertinent changes that may impact upon its organizational performance and marketing strategies. Strategic sport marketing consists of identifying the needs and wants of potential customers and satisfying those needs through the exchange of products and services. The role of strategic marketing planning is vital to the success of many sport organizations that are relying on the articulated vision and well-thought-out road map to ensure that they are well positioned to deal with changes and challenges, and to effectively deliver high quality products and services to customers. This leading chapter outlines the purpose of this book aimed to examine strategic sport marketing and identifies some of the current changes occurring within the global sport industry that may potentially impact upon successful marketing initiatives.

Item Type: Book Section
Uncontrolled Keywords: strategic sport marketing, global sport industry, future trends, challenges, opportunities
Subjects: C600 Sports Science
N500 Marketing
Department: Faculties > Health and Life Sciences > Sport, Exercise and Rehabilitation
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Depositing User: John Coen
Date Deposited: 22 Oct 2021 13:00
Last Modified: 27 Feb 2023 08:00

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