20.07.15, Sydney – Repucom, the trusted advisor in sports and entertainment intelligence has today announced the appointment of Shane Mattiske as the new joint Managing Director of the Australia and New Zealand business.
Mattiske will join Guy Port in the co-management role with a focus on driving Repucom’s consulting division, including client engagements across media rights, commercial rights, government, tourism and stadia strategy.
As one of Australia’s most respected sports administrators, Mattiske had spent 15 years at the National Rugby League (NRL), including a period as interim Chief Executive in which he led the league’s current record breaking broadcast rights agreement.
Paul Smith, Founder and CEO, Repucom, said:
“The Australian business has experienced strong growth in recent years, driven by our consulting and strategy services. With the addition of Shane, we are investing to both ensure that growth continues and alongside Guy Port, we have also established a formidable team which will importantly continue to deliver great value to our clients in this market.
Shane Mattiske, joint Managing Director, Repucom Australia and New Zealand, said:
“Repucom holds a unique position in the Australian market as the leading advisor in media analysis, working within all the major sports around the world”.
“I am excited to join the team and am looking forward to driving the growth of the Australian consulting and strategy business, bringing together the understanding and learnings the organisation has across international sports to the benefit of our Australian and Asian clients.”
Guy Port, joint Managing Director, Repucom Australia and New Zealand, said:
“Having worked together with Shane for many years at the NRL, I’m both proud to welcome someone of his experience to our team and look forward to sharing Shane’s expertise and thinking with our clients”.
Shane Mattiske will be based in Repucom‘s Sydney office and will report directly to CEO, Paul Smith.