London, UK, 25 November 2013 – GlobalSportsJobs, the leading specialist digital talent platform for the international sports industry, has teamed up with WISE « Work In Sports Exhibition » for the first International Convention for Careers in Sports to be held in Lausanne, Switzerland on 7-8 May 2014.
‘We are very pleased to be partnering with WISE for this excellent new initiative,’ said GlobalSportsJobs founder and CEO Will Lloyd. ‘GlobalSportsJobs is the destination portal for careers in sports for job seekers around the globe. We believe in inspiring and educating by providing access to opportunities and expertise, and look forward to working closely with WISE by employing our brand new platform servicing the DACH region – globalsportsjobs.de – and innovative global network to help bring together the current and future generations of sport professionals for this promising event.’
To date GlobalSportsJobs has worked with over 800 sport organisations, including UEFA, NBA, Nike, International Paralympic Committee; posted over 6,000 jobs in the sports industry, published over 250 career orientated articles and videos, and partnered with leading Universities in the UK to host sport-focused seminars.
WISE – Work In Sports Exhibition is the unique International Convention for Careers in Sports. This yearly two-day event will be held for the first time at MCH Beaulieu Lausanne SA in Switzerland on May 7-8, 2014 and gathers around 600-800 participants and 50+ exhibitors in the Olympic capital. WISE provides a 360° innovative and sharing platform on career management to leaders of today and tomorrow, as well as active and former athletes. Bringing together leading personalities of the sport’s world, it will present the various sport’s professions, their market evolution, trends and related educational systems.
‘We are delighted to partner with such an established professional entity as GlobalSportsJobs. Together we will make the WISE sharing platform accessible to a wide audience of sports professionals interested in creating and establishing their career path in sports, as well as further expanding their network and skills. It is really about offering the best talent platform to the international sports industry and accompanying them in their career management in sports’, said Giancarlo Sergi, WISE Exhibition Director.