Vancouver, B.C. (March 1, 2012) – Bill Cooper, one of North America’s leading Commercial Rights experts and a proven sponsorship professional, has been promoted to Chief Operating Partner at the TwentyTen Group. Cooper, who is often warmly referred to throughout the industry as ‘LogoCop’ will be speaking later this month at IEG’s prestigious Annual Sponsorship Conference in Chicago.
“Cooper was a key member on the Vancouver Olympic and Paralympic Games team and together we planned the establishment of the TwentyTen Group right out of the Games” said TwentyTen Group Founder and Managing Partner Andrea J. Shaw.
“Since then Cooper has been instrumental in helping the company double in size. We have an incredible team of marketing strategists who ignite passion and unlock potential within each of our clients and Cooper will continue to play an ever-increasing role in our path of continued growth.”
Bill Cooper will run the day to day operations from the firm’s offices in Vancouver and Toronto. Shaw will focus on business development growth in North America with properties and sponsoring corporations. Building on recent projects with the International Olympic Committee and Volkswagen Audi Russia, internationally the firm will focus on providing strategic counsel to Olympic related projects.
The TwentyTen Group is the agency of record for the Canadian Olympic Committee, John Furlong, Whistler Blackcomb and Kusshi Oysters. The firm’s past and present clients also include; The City of Vancouver, BC Cancer Foundation, Cirque du Soleil’s Foundation One Drop, the University of Victoria, the Canadian Sport Centre Network, the Mark Anthony Group and Simon Fraser University among others.