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Lord to Address Football Business Event

Lord to Address Football Business Event
July 20, 2009

Geoff Lord, Chairman of Belgravia Leisure and Executive Chairman of the Melbourne Victory A-League franchise, is address a Football Institute of Australia (FIA) breakfast event.

The morning event will showcase the opinions of an array of football industry personalities under the topic of 'The World Game - Business & Football: A Positive Community Partnership during Turbulent Economic Times'.

Panelists at the event will include Melbourne Victory' star midfielder Carlos Hernandez, Herald Sun football writer Grantley Bernard, and FIA Director and Operations Manager Manny Seisdedos. The event will be hosted by SEN 1116 and Fox Sports commentator Michael Zappone.

The event is being held at the RACV Club on Melbourne's Bourke Street from 7am to 9am on Wednesday 29th July.

Youth welfare organisation Whitelion has been announced as the Charity Partner for the event with all proceeds from the event to be donated to support Whitelionâs work with youth at risk.

For more information or to book contact Whitelion on 03 9389 4420 or via the electronic contacts below. 

Geoff Lord - Executive Chairman of A-League Melbourne Victory Football Club.
Geoff Lord Lord has a proven record of achievement with over 37 years experience in business management.

He is the founder and Chief Executive of the Belgravia Group and is a passionate supporter of business and community partnerships.

Lord was a Director of the Hawthorn Football Club for 10 years and Chairman for three and is now a life member of the Club. He is also Chairman of Hawthorn's Advisory Board.

During Lord's time as an official at Hawthorn they won five Premierships and were runners up three times over nine successive years.

He is also Chairman or Director of several public listed companies including UXC Limited, Ausmelt Limited, Institute of Drug Technology Limited, MaxiTRANS Limited, Terrain Capital, LCM Litigation Fund (formerly Australian Litigation Fund), KLM Group, The MAC Services Group and Northern Energy Corporation.

For more information email: events@whitelion.asn.auwww.whitelion.org.au


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