LGC Capital and its 50/50 joint venture (JV) partner Rushmans were featured in SportsPro Media a U.K. based premier sports news magazine. Nigel Rushman, the founder and visionary for Rushmans spoke to SportsPro about the recent announcement that Rushmans Cuba (JV with LGC) secured the rights to distribute, market and co-produce Cuban sports content and events to the international marketplace. Of specific interest to investors, he also discusses how he first got involved with LGC Capital.
This week Rushmans Cuba announced its first Cuban sports event. It will be marketing broadcast rights and advertising a historic friendly soccer match between Cuba and the U.S. in Havana, Cuba on October 7, 2016. See news release here.
To read Mr. Rushman’s full interview, please click here.
About Nigel Rushman
Nigel Rushman’s experience spans over 30 years with interests in various international trades and projects, including steel, infrastructure, equipment, manufacturing, hotels, catering, marketing, property, digital and sport. In addition, he has developed and implemented innovative programmes for over 500 events in 30 countries, including three Rugby World Cups and three Cricket World Cups amongst numerous other projects.
In his role as Founder of Rushmans, Nigel was contracted as Event Director of the ICC CWC West Indies 2007 Inc. with the responsibility of implementing the Event Management, Security, Media Management, Accreditation and Volunteer Programmes for the Cricket World Cup across the nine participating countries in the Caribbean region.
Most recently Nigel had the pleasure and privilege to be part of the innovative and highly professional team, which made history by winning Qatar the opportunity to host the FIFA World Cup in 2022.