DockDogs Names Stacy Cornell Director of Sponsorship
by Brian King
For Immediate Release 16 April 2012
DockDogs®, the world's premier canine aquatics competition and sanctioning organization, has named Stacy Cornell as the new Director of Sponsorship Sales.
Ms. Cornell will lead the way in new initiatives for managing and increasing opportunities for sponsorships within DockDogs® wide variety of events and sanctioned activities. This includes the new Regional Championships and World Championship series. Additionally, DockDogs® has recently expanded there offerings for sponsorship both in offline and online social media offerings.
“During the interview and assessment process, Stacy’s level of confidence and dynamic approach to sponsorships was both intriguing and refreshing. The assets she is bringing to our management team includes both online and live event experience. We are excited to work along side her as she leads the way in development of and execution of new sponsorship programs at a whole new level and approach. Stacy’s proven leadership skills and the successes she has realized in past will add value to our program overall” states Grant Reeves, CEO of DockDogs® Worldwide.
Before joining DockDogs®, Ms. Cornell oversaw marketing for multiple clients including Shop.org, the online division of the National Retail Federation, where she put together that company's sponsorship offerings. While at Shop.org her shows were named to Trade Show Week's (TSW) “Fastest 50” growing events for two consecutive years.
Ms. Cornell is an active member with her local SPCA and is a vizsla enthusiast and her love for dogs will shine within the DockDogs® community.
DockDogs® is the independent governing and sanctioning body for regional, national and international canine aquatic performance sports. DockDogs® establishes the rules and standards of the sport, tracks results and records and supports and promotes the growth of its athletes, events, spectators, and sponsors. For additional information visit www.dockdogs.com