JCCM is an international sports management and communications company that offers extensive global experience in the sports sector. The company offers consultancy in: PR; sales and marketing; sponsorship; contract negotiation; sponsorship exploitation and event management.
The company also provides commercial management to a group of athletes past and present including – Double Olympic Champion Daley Thompson, Olympic Champion Catherine Freeman, Olympic Champion Jason Gardener, and current Olympians Jessica Ennis Heptathlon Olympic, world and European gold medalist, Nicola Sanders, 400m world Silver medalist, Steve Lewis, Pole Vault Olympic and world finalist, Jeanette Kwakye 100m Olympic finalist, William Sharman 110hurdles World Finalist, Leon Baptiste, 200m Commonwealth Gold Medalist and Robbie Grabarz Olympic medalist and European Champion high Jumper– cycling Olympic and World Champion Joanna Rowsell and Winter Olympic silver medalist and World Champion Skeleton slider Shelley Rudman. And presenters and voice over specialists Stuart Storey and Jon Ridgeon.
JCCM has an office in Melbourne, Australia and alongside the day to day management of Olympic Champion Cathy Freeman the office manages, Melissa Barbieri Goalkeeper for the 'Matilda's', Justin Evason Wheelchair basketball player and Loudy Wiggins, Olympic medalist in synchronized diving.
Jane Cowmeadow - Director
Jane set up the company in London having worked in PR and Events for ten years perviously including as the head of PR for the London Marathon for five years – 1996-2001, and consultant for majors sports marketing and sponsorship agencies, Hill and Knowlton, Ketchum Sponsorship and Karen Earl Sponsorship. Her roles have covered: sponsorship exploitation strategies for global events; PR campaigns for brands and events and strategic advice on 'athletics' projects from a marketing and promotional perspective.
Jane established the management side of the business alongside the PR consultancy and works with a very high profile group of athletes. The agency works very closely with the talent it manages and Jane is involved with all business development, contract negotiation, exploitation and day to day talent management.
Jane was a consultant on the successful London 2012 Olympic Bid, working on its ambassador programme.
Suzi Stedman - Account Director
As a Sports Psychology graduate Suzi has considerable experience in the sports sector and has forged strong relationships with sporting bodies, sports personalities and experts across a range of sports in her research for projects.
Her event management skills together with her ability to develop strategic partnerships have led her into business development and sports management.
At JCCM Suzi will be working with the agencies exisiting clients with a remit to develop new sponsorship opportunities and to develop the agencies event portfolio.
Suzi began her career at the Science Museum , London, where she managed the hugely successful Science of Sport Exhibition including liaison with staff, visitors and experts and co-ordinating all asscociated events including corporate visits. She went on to direct the operations and management of a number of touring events and exhibitions across the UK, Europe, USA and Far East.
She is consulting for KCA London on a high profile sports experience that will be housed at the Aspire Sports Academy in Qatar.
Jhansi Ridgeon - Relationship Manager
As a Business Studies graduate Jhansi forged a career in the media and gained some considerable experience and knowledge working with GMTV and MTV forging strong relationships with not only press and media but with brands and TV/Sports personalities.
Having taken a career break to have children, Jhansi returned to the world of work and her event management skills coupled with attention to detail and organisation led her into sports management and to JCCM.
Working closely with the clients and their associated brands to ensure smooth delivery of a successful relationship and developing new sponsorship opportunities Jhansi is relishing being part of the team at JCCM.
Bronwyn Madigan - Australia - Manager
Bronwyn Madigan has joined Jane Cowmeadow Communications and Management Pty Ltd to run and build the Australian arm of the business.
She comes from a highly accomplished background in sport – from her university degree - a Bachelor of Applied Science in Sport Coaching & Administration, through to her holding event management roles for the Commonwealth Games in Melbourne 2005, and for the International Cricket Council and Deakin University Student Association.
In the past year she has focused her career on athlete management, the organisation of sporting events, conferences and seminars and is studying for an MBA in Sport Management at Deakin University.
Through her numerous roles she has developed excellent communication and client relationship skills working with stakeholders, sponsors, businesses and governing bodies and is very well connected within the sports industry in Australia.
t: +61 (03) 9876 8883
David Madigan - Australia - Manager
David Madigan is the newest member to join the JCCM team. His role will be to assist in the day to day management in the Australia office and in building of the Australian arm of JCCM.
Through David’s university degrees, he has the sound knowledge to fully support the growth of JCCM in Australia. He has a Bachelor of Education in Business Management and Economics from The University of Melbourne and a Graduate diploma in Public Relations from Deakin University.
He is highly skilled in stakeholder management and relationship building from his experience over a decade as a Leading Teacher and administrator at De La Salle College in Melbourne.
An experienced and successful Senior and Junior Australian Rules coach, David is a keen sportsman. Coaching and teaching has provided David with strong mentoring abilities that he will transfer to his role with JCCM in Australia.
t: +61 (03) 9876 8883
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