“The moment I signed the deal it was the Barnsley fan in me that held the pen”
20 August 2019
Interview with the owner of Barnsley's new main shirt sponsor. Mostly about becoming a main sponsor as a life long fan, but also interesting insights about the value for his company.
Local pride a strong driver behind deal, but Lee Jones believes success of Barnsley will rub off on the city and local business.
Lee Jones has been a Barnsley supporter since he was four years old.
Now his company is on the front of the shirts of the newly-promoted Championship club.
“Getting the main shirt sponsorship was quite a proud moment for myself and my family. It is a very proud moment when the team go out and I am able to see the company logo on the main shirt.”
Jones is the founder and director of The Investment Room - a property investment and development company - which became the main shirt sponsor of newly-promoted Barnsley FC this summer.
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