Warde High School (CT) Welcomes New Scoring Table

Warde High School (CT) is the proud owner of a new scoring table compliments of Sports Image®.  Thanks to Katie Klein for her hard work in getting the school the equipment at ZERO cost to them.  They can’t wait to start enjoying their new table!

Fairfield American Little League Dedication Ceremony

The Fairfield American Little League was happy to reveal the newly renovated Gould Manor Park, a popular sports plex located in Fairfield, Connecticut, this past Sunday.  The renovation began last August and Sports Image® was quickly involved in the fund raising needs.  Thanks to the hard work of Katie Klein, Sports Image® was able to find sponsors to help fund the needed renovations for the field in a short period of time.  Check out the link below for an overview of the dedication ceremony.

http://www.fairfieldcitizenonline.com/news/article/Little-League-fields-a-hit-at-dedication-ceremony-3520689.php

 

 

Big Score Event In Progress

Check out our very first Big Score site below.  Katie Klein, CT, has successfully partnered local businesses in her area with Fairfiled Ludlow Baseball.  Gift card sales are still taking place so make sure to visit the page for enticing deals that help young athletes stay in the game.  Thanks to all who support this great cause and enjoy your discounts!

http://flb-ct.thebigscore.org/

Sports Image Makes a Difference

Sports Image® has been working with schools and organizations for years, helping combat the need for students to pay to play.  Take a look at this video for a great example of how a Sports Image® franchisee helped her local area generate revenue and equipment to offset the expensive costs of sports programs.

http://www.bizzbuzztv.com/videos/sports_image.mp4

Fairfield American Little League Receives $19,905 Sponsor Check from Sports Image®!

Fairfield, Connecticut, October 21, 2011 – Fairfield American Little League (FALL) is the proud recipient of a $19,905 sponsor check, courtesy of Sports Image®.  Katie Klein, owner of Sports Image® Fairfield County presented the check this morning to Dave Pierpont, outgoing President of FALL at Gould Manor Park.  These sponsorship funds will be applied to the cost of the renovation of the fields at Gould Manor as FALL looks to improve the playing experience for their 900 participants.

“Katie’s energy and entrepreneurial spirit were key factors in 2011 being the most successful sponsorship/fundraising year in the history of Fairfield American Little League.  Katie is genuinely interested in assisting non-profit youth sports organizations hile also delivering great value and exposure on behalf of her sponsors,” said Dave Perpont.

Way to go Katie!

Katie Klein Presenting the $19,905 Check

Fairfield Pop Warner and Town of Fairfield Receive New Bleachers at Sullivan Field

Fairfield, Connecticut, September 12, 2011 – Fairfield Pop Warner Football and Cheerleading, along with the Town of Fairfield, are the recipients of a brand-new set of bleachers at Sullivan Field on Old Dam Road, courtesy of Sports Image.®

This bleacher project started as an agreement between Fairfield Pop Warner Football
and Cheerleading and Sports Image,® who was responsible for all aspects of this venture (with installation help from Fairfield Parks and Recreation).  In years to come, Fairfield Pop Warner will receive revenue for their programs as a result of future marketing sponsorships obtained by Sports Image® while the Town of Fairfield will own the bleachers.

“Working with Katie Klein and Sports Image has been fantastic!  Katie handled all the details of this project, including bleacher selection/delivery, coordination with the Fairfield Parks andRecreation Department and securing sponsors that were interested in becoming affiliated with Fairfield Pop Warner. The bleachers are a huge hit with our member families and will be enjoyed by the Town of Fairfield for years to come,” said Jack Tetreau, President of Fairfield Pop Warner.

Fairfield Pop Warner's New Bleachers

Sports Image Helps Fairfield American Little League

The following video is a great example of the impact of Sports Image® in the local community.  Katie Klein, our Connecticut franchisee, has created quite a buzz with her help in securing a field for the Fairfield American Little League.  Katie worked with a number of sponors to secure a space that over 900 players will use this season.  Congratulations on your hard work Katie!

Sports Image Video Clip

Sports Image® Teams With Fairfield American Little League

Katie Klein, the eleventh franchisee of Sports Image®, recently struck an alliance with the Fairfield American Little League of Fairfield, Connecticut.   Together, Katie and the League will work to purchase 2 new baseball fields at Gould Manor Park.  You can read the full article below:

http://www.minutemannewscenter.com/articles/2011/03/02/fairfield/business/doc4d6e8646d7c74836050946.txt

Sports Image® Welcomes 11th Franchise From Connecticut

Dayton, OH – Janauary 2011 – Sports Image® has just awarded their 11th Sports Marketing Franchise to Ms. Katie Klein of Fairfield, CT.  Sports Image®, a leader in the high school and youth sports marketing industry, has franchise locations in Connecticut, Kentucky, Illinois, Ohio, Maryland, Indiana, Florida and Georgia.

“Katie is going to be a great addition to our Sports Image® franchise network,” said Mr. Eric Horstman, President of Sports Image®.  “Her practical experience in fund raising and in supporting local schools and sports teams is going to greatly benefit youth organizations in Connecticut.”

Since 2002, Sports Image® has helped high schools and organizations obtain state-of-the-art equipment and much needed revenue for their athletic programs as budgets have dried up nationwide.  Through its’ unique, grassroots sports marketing approach and by levering existing relationships, Sports Image® has given over $600,000 in cash and over $7,500,000 in equipment to schools and organizations in the United States and in Canada.

“I couldn’t be more thrilled to be combining my passion for helping volunteer associations, our family’s commitment to youth sports, and my desire to partner sponsors and worthy organizations together through creative marketing programs, ” stated Ms. Klein.  “Youth team sports are exploding in Fairfield County and I’m excited at the thought of playing an active role in continuing to faciliate this growth through Sports Image®.”

“Sports Image® is the first national franchise to market through youth sports.  We’ve been helping schools, clubs, community Parks and Recs, churches, and other youth organizations offset Pay to Play for over 10 years.  In July 2009 we franchised our organization to put vested business owners in local markets across the country,” said Mr. Horstman.  “We are on pace to have over 30 franchises operating across the country by the end of 2011.”