AFC Business hails Rupert the Conkerer

The rise of Bournemouth’s award-winning Conker Spirit has been celebrated at the first Gin Evening to be staged by AFC Business. The brand’s founder Rupert Holloway was guest speaker at the event staged in the Bubbles Champagne Lounge at AFC Bournemouth’s Vitality Stadium Bournemouth Town Centre BID hosted the evening and Chief Operating Officer Paul Kinvig interviewed Rupert about his … Read More

Business opportunities with Cherries

AFC Bournemouth is inviting businesses to explore partnership opportunities with the Premier League club. Amy Brunton, the club’s Partnerships Manager, told guests at the AFC Business Spring Barbecue that many and varied options were available. She said: “The football season may be coming to a close, but for the club’s commercial side it is the busiest time of the year … Read More

Golden hero James at Cherries’ business dinner

Double Olympic gold medal rowing hero and adventurer James Cracknell is to be keynote speaker at this year’s AFC Business Directors’ Dinner. James, who won gold with Great Britain’s coxless four in Sydney in 2000 and Athens four years later, will be at AFC Bournemouth’s Vitality Stadium on Thursday, October 4. The Directors’ Dinner, taking place in the Top Floor … Read More

Fifth year for Cherries’ partner firm

One of the south coast’s largest independent office supplies firms has signed up for a fifth consecutive year of partnership with AFC Bournemouth. Long-established Speedy Marquee is the Premier League club’s official office supplier as well as supporting the Cherries in other ways. The Bournemouth-based firm will also continue to sponsor AFC Bournemouth’s matchday scoreboard team sheet, including an announcement … Read More

AFC Bournemouth’s CherryBot hailed a big success

AFC Bournemouth’s first foray into the world of artificial intelligence has been hailed a huge success. ‘CherryBot’ was designed to enhance supporters’ matchday experience by answering questions and offering access to an exclusive selfie competition and video highlights among other things, and was launched for the Cherries’ recent home fixture against Liverpool. And having become one of the first Premier … Read More