GREENVILLE, N.C., Aug. 23, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, Game Plan (, the comprehensive student-athlete development platform that unifies and aligns athletic departments, athletes, and employers, is announcing a new partnership with Red Ventures ( – the nation's largest technology enabled platform to grow customer's sales and marketing efforts.

Headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina, Red Ventures has become one of the fastest growing technology brands in the country, attracting the nation's top talent with their corporate culture, innovative customer solutions and rapid growth.  This growth has led to double the company’s college recruiting efforts. Due to this, the two organizations have teamed-up to enhance Red Venture’s employer branding and recruiting efforts targeting student-athletes in the Game Plan network. 

To enhance Red Venture’s employer brand, Game Plan and Red Venture’s have come together to provide Red Venture’s expert insight into a series of eLearning courses. These courses will be branded as Red Ventures and feature insight from various team members. The courses include Leading from the Locker Room to the Board Room; Leading with Diversity; and a Day in the Life at Red Ventures.

“As an organization, Red Ventures places a premium on achievement, coachability, adaptability, hard work and accountability which aligns perfectly with the characteristics and behaviors of collegiate student-athletes,” explains Vin McCaffrey, CEO of Game Plan.

About Game Plan
Game Plan is a unified student-athlete development platform, bringing together all the components for a rich student athlete experience by connecting athletic departments, student-athletes, and employers to improve outcomes for all. Leaders in college athletics look to Game Plan to be the foundation for their student-athlete development program by using a comprehensive approach based on engagement and a student’s personality and interests.  Game Plan works with college athletic departments at all NCAA division schools and partners with companies all over the country. For more information, please visit the Game Plan website

About Red Ventures
Founded in 2000, Red Ventures employs more than 3,000 people and is the country’s largest technology-enabled platform for growing sales and marketing businesses. Its expertise spans across multiple industries including Home Services, Energy, Financial Services, Insurance and Software. Success is driven by advanced internet analytics, proprietary technology and the company's greatest competitive advantage – the people. Red Ventures has been named a Best Place to Work in Charlotte, NC, for eight years running.

Media Contacts: 
Erica Cenci, Game Plan
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