Burton Albion have appointed Nathan Fearn as their new Media and Marketing Executive.
March; however he has been working with the club for the last six weeks in a part-time capacity whilst serving notice at his previous employer.thNathan officially took up the post on Monday, 4
He has spent the last four years working in the Media and Marketing Department for Derbyshire County Cricket Club; initially as the club’s Media and Marketing Executive before being promoted to the role of New Media and Publications Manager in January.
Nathan, 26, has previous experience working in football, having held the role of Press Officer at Gateshead Football Club for 18 months in a voluntary capacity whilst completing a degree in Media at Northumbria University in Newcastle.
He is also familiar with football in Derbyshire and East Staffordshire, having held a part-time role as Football Reporter for BBC Radio Derby for the past eight months; predominantly following the fortunes of Alfreton Town.
Burton Albion Commercial Director Fleur Robinson commented: ‘This is an exciting appointment for Burton Albion and I am sure Nathan will prove to be an asset to the club.
‘The arrival of Nathan is an opportunity to further drive media and marketing exposure for both Burton Albion Football Club and the Community Trust moving forward.’