Director of Global Operations at Clubforce

Paul Madden

Paul Madden is the Director of Global Operations at Clubforce. Paul has over 15 years’ experience in marketing with an emphasis on digital for over 10 years. He has worked in agencies in Spain and Australia as well as multinational companies and SMEs in Ireland. Paul has led large software projects including a the launch of a number of CRM systems. Paul holds a bachelor’s degree in Business, a Masters in Journalism and a Professional Diploma in Data Analytics.

Don’t gamble with your clubs fundraising!

Before your club promotes a particular type of gambling-based fundraiser, it’s vital that you consider these five key questions to ensure your fundraising efforts are compliant and your club isn’t running the risk of having …
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COVID-19 Officer Roles & Responsibilities

This role is responsible for ensuring safe environments for training and play through regular risk assessment and communication as well as tracking attendance at training and club events in the event of a need to …
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Factors Influencing Participation in Sport in 2021

This article looks at the key factors influencing sports participation and how can they be explored by governing bodies and other sports administrators to resume ‘normal’ sporting activity and drive greater participation in different sports …
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Membership Renewal Guide for Sports Clubs

Getting members to renew their membership is one of the most important but time-consuming tasks for volunteers as it impacts on participation numbers, competition entries, insurance, volunteer requirements and more. This guide is intended to help …
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Fundraising in the era of social distancing

Fundraising for sports clubs – like many things – has taken a severe blow as a result of the global COVID-19 outbreak and clubs are adjusting to a new normality. See how your club can take …
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Fundraising Case Study: Cowdenbeath FC

Scottish League Two side Cowdenbeath FC were the first Scottish league football club to come onto the Clubforce system in 2019 as they looked to modernise their fundraising effort by moving the successful Blue Brazil …
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Recruiting Volunteers For Your Sports Club

Too much to do and not enough time to do it all – your club probably needs more volunteers! There are many factors influencing recruitment of volunteers – here are a few to consider in …
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