By Ted Nuyten
Prominent Asian direct selling company QNET and Manchester City, the current FA Women’s Super League 1 Champions, have teamed up to launch the FA Women’s Super League 1’s first sleeve partnership.
The new partnership, which sees the deepening of QNET’s longstanding relationship with Manchester City, was formally announced at the annual V-Conference in Malaysia last week.
Rising City star, Pauline Bremer, attended the event and took part in an exclusive Q&A about the women’s team and the growth of women’s football across the globe.
Gavin Makel, Manchester City’s Head of Women’s Football expresses the team’s delight to be be working with QNET.
“The women’s team at Manchester City is delighted to partner with QNET who are leaders in their industry. Women’s football is on the rise and connecting with our growing fan base in Asia, where QNET has a strong presence, is important to everyone at the Club.
City player Pauline Bremer attended the annual V-Conference in Malaysia to kick off the partnership.
Working together with QNET, we hope we can bring the magic of women’s football to even more people and provide our supporters across the globe with the opportunity to get even closer to Manchester City’s women’s team.” says Gavin.
“QNET has been empowering entrepreneurs for 20 years now, and we have a strong female salesforce. We are truly proud to be teaming up with Manchester City in the female sports sponsorship arena as the first-ever sleeve sponsor of a FA Women’s Super League 1 team.
This is a major step for us, and it sends a strong signal that QNET is committed to empowering women across the globe.
Manchester City’s values resonate with our own, and we were particularly inspired by their Same City, Same Passioncampaign launched earlier this year. We too believe the skills, determination and passion are the same for both men and women regardless of whether it’s in football or direct sales.” says Trevor Kuna, Chief Executive Officer, QNET.
This announcement means Manchester City is now the first football club to have a sleeve partner in both the Premier League and Women’s Super League 1.
As a prominent Asian direct selling company, QNET provides a wide range of life enhancing products that are offered through its proprietary e-commerce platform to customers and distributors in more than 100 countries. The company has over 26 offices and agencies worldwide, and more than 40 stockists, apart from localised operations or franchisees in a number of countries. In the UAE, QNET operates from 3 locations, offices in Dubai and Abu Dhabi as well as a logistics hub in Dubai.
Established in Hong Kong in 1998, QNET is a member of the Direct Selling Associations of Malaysia, Singapore, the Philippines, and Indonesia. QNET is also a part of the Hong Kong Health Food Association, and the Health Supplements Industry Association of Singapore, among others.
QNET is active in sports sponsorships around the world, including football, badminton and more, due to the company’s strong belief that the drive, passion, and teamwork of sports mirror those of QNET. QNET is currently the official direct selling partner of Manchester City Football Club (MCFC) and also sponsors three major African Club Competitions , namely the Total CAF Champions League, Total CAF Confederation Cup and Total CAF Super Cup.
For more information, please visit the QNET website at www.qn-uae.ae