Slovenian Start-up Signs a Sponsorship Agreement with the RCD Espanyol Football Club
Slovenian start-up SportyCo will be a sponsor of the famous Spanish football club RCD Espanyol.
The logo of the Slovenian start-up first appeared on the Espanyol players’ wear at the beginning of February during a derby against Barcelona (1:1). The representatives of SportyCo say that they hace become the first Slovenian company to sign a sponsorship agreement with the club of one of the world’s five strongest football leads over the past 10 years. Details of the agreement are not disclosed.
SportyCo is an online platform co-founded by Marko Filej and Simon Žgavec. The start-up wishes to help young athletes in building a professional career and obtaining financial resources for their development. The start-up founders also want to provide football fans and investors with an opportunity to invest in the development of sports. The procedure for participation in the platform (crowdfunding) is similar to the one that is used in the projects of the world famous platform for collecting start-up budget—Kickstarter.