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Global Premier Soccer Announces Partnership with Korrio

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  

GPS Families Provided Superior Online Youth Sports Automation Platform

Waltham, Mass. and Seattle, Wash. (May 15, 2012) – Global Premier Soccer (GPS) has announced a partnership agreement with Korrio that will see the cutting edge youth sports automation platform implemented across all franchise locations.

“After careful planning and consideration, Global Premier Soccer has selected Korrio as our sports automation platform to elevate our administrative capabilities,” said Peter Bradley, Director of Coaching, Global Premier Soccer. “The capabilities of Korrio allow GPS to streamline communications and registration systems within the club and greatly enhance our interaction with all players and families.”

Korrio is an online management tool offering administrators, coaches, players and families a solution for managing all aspects of club and team operations in one single location. With Korrio, families can check schedules, post pictures, send messages, get driving directions and monitor player accounts all on the same site. All information remains secure within the private Korrio system.

“GPS offers many activities for families to enhance the experience on and off the pitch. Korrio keeps everything in one place allowing our members to have a centralized location for organization, communication and socializing. This provides a tremendous service to our community and strengthens our brand and position as a leader in the development and growth of soccer across North America,” said Bradley.

Korrio integrates web, mobile and social networking to provide coaches, administrators, parents and players with a comprehensive and easy-to-use online home. Each user has a customized view into their team and club and receives real-time updates on important schedule information. The platform streamlines and automates essential administrative tasks such as registration, payment processing, roster creation and team game/practice scheduling.

Korrio CEO and Founder Steve Goldman is delighted to partner with one of the leading soccer clubs in the U.S. “Global Premier Soccer is a market and opinion leader in sport and business – it is clear their mission involves providing the most advanced methods and technology possible to improve the experience for their member families and players,” said Goldman.

About Global Premier Soccer

Global Premier Soccer owns and operates soccer properties in MassachusettsMaineNew HampshireNew York, Rhode Island, Vermont, New Jersey and Florida. Each property provides a wide range of soccer products and services including camps, clinics, club programs, tournaments and leagues. Global Premier Soccer was formed in 2001 and in its first 10 years of existence became the biggest soccer club in New England and one of the biggest in the US. For more information, please visit http://www.globalpremiersoccer.com/.

About Korrio

Korrio, founded in January 2009, is a 21st century youth sports automation platform. Korrio has a singular focus on kids and sports. The company’s mission is to transform the sports experience and elevate the level at which sports are played by automating the things that get in the way — like registration/payment, team formation, rosters, scheduling, communication, and web hosting. Korrio is easy, safe, integrated, and mobile. To learn more about Korrio, go to korrio.com; follow us on Twitter; like us on Facebook; or watch our Korrio video to learn how to elevate your game.

 

Media Contacts

Graham Munro

Global Premier Soccer

781-891-6900 Ext. 38

gmunro@mpsbr.com

 

John Gates/Mark Baizen

Elevate Communications

617-861-3651/3680

jgates@elevatecom.com

mbaizen@elevatecom.com