Gala Events are delighted to confirm England cricketer Craig Overton as a brand ambassador for 2018.
The Somerset star, currently in Australia as part of the Ashes squad, becomes the latest big name to back the sports hospitality and events specialists.
As part of the 12-month agreement, the 23-year-old will carry the Gala Events logo on his bat as well as being a part of an exciting events calendar.
Overton said: “I’m delighted to join Gala Events as an ambassador for 2018.
“I’m obviously passionate about cricket but a host of other sports too.
“Gala Events equally share my passion and have been covering a host of sporting occasions with high quality hospitality for a number of years.
“I‘m really looking forward to being part of their experienced team and enjoying the events in style.”
Alan George, director at Gala Events, said: “It’s an honour to have a rising star like Craig Overton join our team for 2018.
“We are fortunate enough to work with a host of leading names in sport on a regular basis and Craig is the perfect fit for our top class offering.
“What’s more, having recently made his Test breakthrough, the next 12 months promises to be a significant period in Craig’s career so Gala Events are proud to play a small part in that progression.”
View a short video interview with Craig Overton about his new role.
Check out Gala Events’ exciting events calendar.