Following on from the success of the recent E.J. Whitten Legends Game, Nick Holland chatted with Sean Callanan on the Sports Geek Podcast. As part of the Sports Geek Podcast CEO Series, Nick and Sean chatted about about football, law, governance and blockbusters.
On this episode, you will learn about Nick’s background as a professional footballer and how he prepared for life after sport whilst still playing AFL by studying law. Nick’s experience post football including working in sports law on the Essendon case and in sports governance for Australian Sports Commission. Nick also chats about his involvement working on Nitro Athletics whilst at Athletics Australia and building a blockbuster event prior to joining the E.J.Whitten Foundation.
Nick shares with Sean what attracted him to joining the E.J. Whitten Foundation and his aim of raising awareness about prostate cancer and men’s health through big sporting events. Connect with Nick on Linkedin
Thank you to Sean Callanan from Sports Geek for his assistance in promoting the E.J. Whitten Legends game, you can listen to Sports Geek Podcast on iTunes on all good podcast players and at SportsGeekHQ.com. The event not only was a fantastic night of entertainment but also our brand awareness, reach and donations well exceeded our expectations. We look forward to raising the bar on the event again next year.
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Looking to get into the Grand Final spirit?
Join us for our E.J.Whitten Foundation AFL Grand Final Lunch. This year’s Grand Final Lunch will be held on September 27, 2017 at the Atlantic, Docklands from 11:30am – 4.00pm. $295 p/p (incl GST) or $2950 (incl GST) for a table of 10.
Book your tickets now to ensure you don’t miss out on one of AFL Grand Final Week’s finest traditions.
Or just call Nick on 1300 Whitten to secure your table.