Cork City Football Club is pleased to announce the appointment of Kevin Mullen as the club’s General Manager. Kevin’s role will oversee the day-to-day running of the club, with an emphasis on implementing the club’s budget and maximising all available revenue streams.
With over a decade of experience of working in professional football, including a number of years service to Cork City FC as Operations Manager and Head of Commercial under the various ownerships, Kevin brings a wealth of know-how and contacts to the position.
Confirming his appointment, Kevin said: “I am delighted that FORAS have given me the opportunity to assist them in their initial success. Without a doubt this will prove to be a challenging, however very rewarding, time as we prepare for the 2010 season.
“With my vast commercial experience gained over the last 15 years, I sincerely hope my endeavours will prove worthwhile in putting football in this fantastic city firmly back on the map.”
“I have an open door policy and people are welcome to call, email or meet with me in person to discuss suggestions and any assistance they may be able to offer the club.
“Commercially, it is fundamental that we seek the support of Cork’s business community immediately, and I look forward to working with all supporters and stakeholders of the club in the coming weeks and beyond.”
John O’Sullivan, Chairman, said: “I am delighted that Kevin has agreed to come on board as we look forward to a fresh start. Kevin has an excellent working knowledge of the game and his appointment will be a huge asset as we look to establish ourselves.”