FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Monmouth County, NJ (Tuesday, February 11, 2020) – iSport360, Inc. (www.isport360.com), the youth sports technology company, today announced that Marques Colston will join its Board of Directors. Colston is a Super Bowl champion, serial entrepreneur and mentor to other athlete entrepreneurs.
“Our first Board of Directors seat had to be filled with a multi-dimensional superstar,” said Ian Goldberg, Founder and CEO of iSport360. “Marques brings the same passion, drive, and professionalism to his business endeavors that he brought to the football field every game. He was the obvious choice for me not only because of his accomplishments in the NFL, but because he has become an advisor to entrepreneurs and launched several of his own businesses, particularly, Kompete, a sports data and analytics company. He’s a perfect fit.”
In his role as a Director, Marques will help iSport360 continue to expand its impact on the culture of youth sports. As an evangelist for the company’s mission, Marques will help forge partnerships and build awareness for the company with sports teams, sports leagues, and the investment community.
“I first met Ian two years ago and learned about his company iSport360. We shared a mutual passion for both entrepreneurship and youth sports,” said Colston. “As a former professional athlete and active entrepreneur in the youth sports industry, I am excited about the positive impact that iSport360 can bring to stakeholders across the ecosystem.”
About Marques Colston:
Marques Colston is a New Orleans Saints Superbowl XLIV champion. During his 10-year career, he became the Saints all-time leader in receptions, receiving yards and total touchdowns. He is an investor and founder in multiple companies, including Timeless Herbal Care Limited, Tree of Knowledge, and Kompete. Colston has a profound interest in giving back to his community and brings together his interests in health and wellness, tech, and entrepreneurship through his support of educational programs that allow him to share his success with others. He has been a featured speaker at several business conferences and summits sharing his insights on business success, leadership, team building, and individual performance improvement. He advises and speaks to audiences of founders and executives to increase their performance and the performance of their organizations.
iSport360 is a new kind of youth sports platform that is fixing the very broken $19B youth sports industry. Over 100,000 youth sport coaches, players and parents count on iSport360 to foster healthy team communication and culture: setting goals, sharing feedback, practice assignments, instructional videos, player evaluations and sticker rewards. The company has been recognized by leading sports organizations (including US Youth Soccer, Aspen Institute Project Play, the NBA, NHL, US Lacrosse and National Alliance for Youth Sports) and has the support of noteworthy pro sports and Silicon Valley investors, including Howie Roseman (GM of the Philadelphia Eagles) and Jay Fulcher (Chairman and CEO of Zenefits).