UK Marketing Manager, Umbro
From car parts and paint to his dream industry of football and sports fashion, Jonathan McCourt has led a varied career, developing skills and knowledge across a wealth of sectors.
After University, Jonathan was accepted onto a graduate programme with Federal Mogul, taking him to Belgium for 3 years. Progressing into a Brand and Sponsorship Manager position for Johnstone’s Paint, Jonathan delivered the final edition of the Johstone’s Paint Trophy tournament at Wembley Stadium.
For over 2 years, Jonathan’s been a vital part of the UMBRO team, managing the marketing activity for multiple UK Football Clubs. He also orchestrates bespoke kit launches and collaborates with key customers such as Pro Direct and Unisport delivering strategic projects.
Jonathan lives an active lifestyle, with running competitions feeding his positive mental attitude and drive to succeed. After competing two marathons to date, he aims to complete a third in 2020.