Taking the guesswork out of partner marketing

Founded in 1999, GILCO Sports and Entertainment Marketing supports corporate marketers and their sponsorship partners - teams, universities, broadcasting, arts, municipalities, music, and non-profits - with disciplined, data-driven strategies to create organic and collaborative relationships and deliver results against multiple business objectives.

Gilco works closely with clients to design and activate unique strategic programs that specificallly develop, secure, and grow relationships and brand activation opportunities in the sports and entertainment space.

We're always looking to grow our community. Please be in touch or use the contact form at the bottom of this page to enquire whether our approach is right for you.



➤ Where

Washington DC + Portland OR

☎ connect



Areas of Focus

Sports and Entertainment

The world of sports is ever growing and evolving, and we’re not just talking about training trends. With the consistent introduction of varying revenue streams and distribution channels, the opportunity for profit grows, but so does the complexity. That’s where we come in.

business strategy

The way people consume and participate in the activities they love is constantly in flux. Through our holistic approach, our team helps you and your team anticipate these changes so you can focus more on facilitating the experience of a lifetime.


The internet, software, and technology are so pervasive that we can’t remember having ever lived without them. They make our lives simpler, but behind the curtain are fluctuating challenges in protection and monetization—challenges that our firm stays two steps ahead of. 

Our Approach

Measure marketing effectiveness and return on investment

Deliver rich engagement programs to customers and partners

Create deep-seeded brand equity that modifies attitudes and behaviors

Integrate across all relationships

Enhance community and social goals


We must all obey the great law of change. It is the most powerful law of nature.
— Edmund Burke


Let's Chat.

Use the form below to contact us.

Please feel free to include your industry along with any specific info might be helpful as we get to know you. You may also email or call us to make an appointment.

For job opportunities, please email us your resume. We’re always looking for new and exceptional talent to lead the team into new opportunities.

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