Ned is a Sport Management graduate from Brock University. While learning the ins & outs of sporting events, Ned went on to complete a pair of internships where he developed an affinity for sponsorship marketing. These experiences helped grow his understanding of the space as he supported the sponsorship efforts for small & large events, tournaments, and even Olympic athletes.
Ned came out of his undergrad selling sponsorship for the Toronto Arrows Rugby Club of the fast-growing Major League Rugby and has now worked for over a year and a half in the sponsorship department for Cosmos. In 2020, his focus shifted towards selling for all properties across Cosmos’ sponsorship portfolio, an opportunity he’s taken with full stride.
Ned has a proven ability to develop meaningful relationships across several industries, including banking, craft beer, snacks, online betting, CPG, and many more. Ned is looking forward to continuing to make a strong impact with Cosmos and the sponsorship marketing industry.
Ned is a Sport Management graduate from the University of Brock. He began his career helping execute multiple events in Ontario, including the Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon, the Sporting Life 10k, and Ride for Heart.
Ned went on to intern with the Canadian Academy of Futbol as an Account Executive, handling league and tournament administration, and the organization of the 2018 BioSteel Canada Cup. He then brought his experience to Landmark Sport Group as an Event Assistant, organizing and managing the 2019 Mississauga Marathon. Ned developed excellent communication skills throughout these roles, having worked with a variety of staff, partners, and sponsors.
Driven by his desire to learn and his passion for sport, Ned is looking to continue to make a strong impact in the industry as part of the Cosmos team through corporate tactics for the Toronto Arrows account.
FAVOURITE MOVIES: Shawshank Redemption
FAVOURITE TV SHOWS: How I Met Your Mother, Game of Thrones, Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, Breaking Bad
FAVOURITE SPORTS: Basketball, Tennis, Hockey, Soccer
FAVOURITE TEAMS: Toronto Raptors, Montreal Canadiens, Manchester United
FAVOURITE FOOD: Pie (any kind), Sushi, Seafood
FAVOURITE ANIMAL: Elephants
FAVOURITE MUSIC: Old School Hip Hop
FAVOURITE ARTIST: A Tribe Called Quest, Outkast
FAVOURITE BOOK: The Way of the Peaceful Warrior
MY HOBBIES: Anything sport related, Hanging with friends
MY NICKNAMES: N/A