ABOUT US

WHO WANTS TO PLAY?

 

The Social Sports Agency (SSA) is a leader in sports marketing, event management, sponsorship engagement and activation. We can help you get in the game, too. We have a built-in audience of social sports participants on fields, courts and gyms all across the country. And we can help your brand reach them, by taking your marketing goals and bringing them to life. It’s as simple as that. So you can leave the hard work to the players on the field.

 

Social Sports Agency has helped the biggest of brands and the smallest of companies reach millions of consumers. We've put products in their hands, encouraged trial and given them incentives to purchase. All while they’re playing the games they love. Even if the games don’t always love them back.

MEET THE TEAM

Nicole is an integrated marketing professional with over 10 years of experience working with world renowned brands and preeminent sport properties.

NICOLE DOUGHERTY, MARKETING DIRECTOR
CHRIS HASTINGS, PRESIDENT
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Chris Hastings brings over 15 years of experience in the social sports Industry and has been a leader in developing the industry developing events in many major markets.

Trisha Daniels is a jack of all trades when it comes to the recreational sports industry, starting out as a teenager officiating and working her way up the ranks to coordinating, managing and creating programs and leagues..

Nikki is a spirited character, both on and off the field. She loves nothing more than to learn what makes a brand special and to share that information with target audiences

TRISHA DANIELS, PROGRAM MANAGER
NIKKI HARTEL, SPONSORSHIP DIRECTOR
JENNY LAKE, SPONSORSHIP MANAGER
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Jenny joins the Chicago Sport and Social Club and Social Sports Agency team with a background in digital marketing and a love for live music.  As Sponsorship Activation Manager, she’s willing to go the distance by doing the leg work it takes to ensure your brand will stand out and connect with the target audience.