ABOUT US

Elevation Sports Agency established in 2012, strive for excellence in all facets of athlete management. We apply our principle of ‘elevating your game’ to all areas of our work, so while you’re doing what you do best – we are working hard for you away from this.

 

ESA have a diverse client base representing athletes in AFL, Cricket and Basketball. Our honest, hardworking and attention to detail approach have earned us the respect of sporting bodies and athletes alike. As a result of our approach ESA have helped guide many athletes in reaching the pinnacle of their chosen sport by providing them with the skills, services and guidance required by world class athletes.

 

THE TEAM

ESA head office is in Melbourne, however with staff Australia wide, our services are delivered nationally. Our blend of business professionals and professional athletes bring experience in all facets of life to our clients.

MICHAEL OAKES

DIRECTOR MELBOURNE

MARCEL BERGER​

MARKETING AND MEDIA

ZACH PEDDERSEN

SPORT AGENT MELBOURNE

JULIUS SCHOENFELD

SPECIALISED ATHLETE ACCOUNTANT

GREG JAVARDIAN

SPORT AGENT
PHILADELPHIA, PA, USA

 

SERVICES

Contract Services

With 15+ years combined experience in athlete management, ESA have the experience and creativity to negotiate the best contract suited to your needs, career ambition and situation. Detailed knowledge of the AFL, Cricket & Basketball landscape allows us to understand your value and negotiate contracts based on this.

 

Financial Management

Understanding the investment market and challenges associated with setting up your life post sport is something ESA place a heavy emphasis on. We are partnered with leading financial and investment advisory firms who assist you with the education and support required to navigate the financial challenges associated with a professional sporting career.

In particular our services cover;

– Banking
– Property
– Tax
– Sharemarket
– Financial Planning

Media & Social Media Training

The globalization of sport and the media coverage that has grown with the game
has resulted in today’s professionals being constantly under the microscope.
24 hour media coverage and a multitude of social media platforms have brought
athletes and fans closer than ever before. ESA are able to offer our clients media
and social media training, giving them the opportunity to understand how best
to develop their personal brands and avoid the pitfalls.

 

Post Career Transition

Retirement can be extremely difficult to cope with if
elite athletes are not adequately prepared and have not planned for such an event.
This lack of preparation can leave athletes vulnerable to the challenges of retirement.
ESA offer advice and guidance on post-career planning, allowing elite athletes to make
sense of the opportunities, barriers and needs for career development, planning and
education to prepare athletes, young and old, for a life after sport.

 

MARKETING

Sports Marketing, Sponsorships, Endorsements and Ambassadorial

 

Athletes are brands, with a broad group of stakeholders. Marketing your brand involves determining the most

appropriate partners, sponsors and endorsement strategies. ESA has decades of experience in managing

global brands and can provide expertise in the decisions relating to your brand development and management.

As your profile rises through your endeavors in the sporting arena,ESA work with you to shape and build

your profile allowing you to forge alliances with leading brands and opening opportunities inmany industries.

ESA has experience working with many of Australia’s top sporting and non sporting brands,

our clients are connected with businesses that are an extension of your lifestyle, whether it be TV,

newspaper, radio or digital platforms. ESA works tirelessly to establish, protect and grow your brand.

 

Athletes may choose to use their profiles in community or professional situations alike.

ESA have guided many of our athletes in working with third parties to setup charity situations

or commercial arrangements as ambassadors.

ADDRESS

500 TERRY FRANCOIS ST.

SF, CA 94158

HOURS

MONDAY - FRIDAY

6:30AM - 7:00PM

 

LATEST NEWS

01/19 - 01/23

NICK BERTUS AND LIAM HATCHER NAMED IN THE BLUES OD SQUAD

01/19 - 01/23

TAYLOR BRITT SIGNS WITH PERTH WILDCATS

01/19 - 01/23

PATTY WILSON RESIGNS WITH THE ADELAIDE CROWS FOR 2020

 

CLIENTS

ESA represent a number of athletes from diverse sporting backgrounds.
Many of these athletes are respected role models and embrace community
endeavours as well as being available for media and endorsements.
If you wish to get in contact with any of our athletes please fill in our form here.

SOCIAL MEDIA

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CONTACT

HEAD OFFICE

ADDRESS

Level 4, 1 Queens Rd, Melbourne, Vic, 3004

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