Vernon Springer, VAS Sports Media, Sports Talk Show Host, from Antigua visits Hall

The Executive Director, Michael Chambers and Vernon Springer, Talk Show host

 

On Monday, January 23, 2024 notable Talk Show Host, out of Antigua, WI payed a surprised visit to the World’s First Cricket Hall of Fame. Michael Chambers, Executive Director presented Mr. Springer with a signed Souvenir program miniature bat. Mr. Springer was presented with a copy of the Winning Stroke and the Mind Power Notes. Mr. Springer and Chambers discussed the lack of Mind Power Training at CWI. Both men pledged to introduce the Mind Power concept at CWI, Chambers guaranteeing that the talent is present but Mind Power is needed to return the team to its glory days.

Mr. Springer presented the Director with an autographed Sir Vivian Richards’ $2 dollar bill. A sports hat and replica of the T20 Uniform used in the recent CPL T20 Tournament and a number of other memorabilia were presented.

                                                                VERNON A. SPRINGER

Coolidge Area | St. John’s, Antigua | Tel: +1-268-726-8731| Email: vasports21@gmail.com

PERSONAL STATEMENT:

Dynamic and results-driven Sports Marketing and PR professional with a rich history in coaching, media, and executive leadership. Committed to elevating the sports industry through strategic initiatives and innovative solutions.

 

SKILLS:

  • Strategic Planning and Execution
  • Media Relations and Broadcasting
  • Team Leadership and Management
  • Marketing and Brand Promotion
  • Public Relations and Crisis Management
  • Event Planning and Execution
  • Player Development and Coaching
  • Sponsorship Acquisition and Management
  • Stakeholder Engagement
  • Contract Negotiation
  • Social Media Management
  • Data Analysis and Performance Metrics

WORK EXPERIENCE:

VAS Sports Media – (2015 – Present)

CEO and Owner

  • Founded and managed a successful sports media company, specializing in marketing and promotion.
  • Developed and executed innovative marketing campaigns, resulting in increased brand visibility.
  • Negotiated and secured lucrative partnerships with key stakeholders in the sports industry.

 

Point Ville Communications Inc. – (2019 – Present)

Director of Operations

  • Oversaw day-to-day operations, ensuring efficiency and adherence to organizational goals.
  • Hosted the Sports Overflow Show and Point on the Street, contributing to increased viewership and engagement.
  • Spearheaded strategic initiatives to enhance the company’s market presence and profitability.

 

SportsMax – (2010 – Present)

Cricket Analyst

  • Provided expert analysis and commentary during live cricket broadcasts.
  • Collaborated with production teams to enhance the overall viewer experience.
  • Contributed to the channel’s success through engaging and insightful cricket analysis.

 

Leeward Islands Cricket Team – (1984 – Present)

Manager/Coach/Trainer

  • Developed and implemented tailored training programs resulting in a significant improvement in player performance.
  • Strategically managed team dynamics and cultivated a culture of teamwork and excellence.
  • Established and maintained positive relationships with stakeholders, sponsors, and the media.

 

 

 

CERTIFICATES

 

  • FIFA World Football Development Programme – Sports Medicine (1994)
  • Commonwealth Caribbean Coaching Certificate (1995)
  • West Indies Cricket Board Advance Certificate (1998)
  • WICB Level 2 Coaching Course (2002)
  • Enhancing Sports Training Programme for Government Advisors – University of Canberra, Australia (2013)