GSD® Finalist for 2013 Football Business Awards

Our partner product Sport Session Planner has been unveiled as one of the finalists for the 2013 Football Business Awards, (Best/Most Innovative use of Technology in Football) it was announced on 27 September.

The awards ceremony, currently in its second year and held at Chelsea Football Club on November 7th, is the leading awards ceremony celebrating the business of football. Commenting on the award, Graham Shapiro, CEO of GSD® and Director of Design at SSP said “It’s an honour to have been shortlisted for such a prestigious award, and to be associated alongside so many great Football Clubs and innovative businesses.”

Director of the Awards, Simon Burton comments “Business and football are inextricably linked and on pitch performance needs to be matched by commercial achievement and acumen. Football clubs are economic drivers for their communities and football itself is one of the UK’s greatest exports. The quality and diversity of the FBA entries never fails to inspire.”

Sport Session Planner has been nominated alongside other leading names from the football world. For more information visit

The Football Business Awards are designed to celebrate excellence and acknowledge success in the business of football. The Awards recognise the essential role that business plays in football, the positive impact of football on the community.