Essex Cricket are one of the leading professional cricket clubs in the region and one of 18 first-class counties in the UK. Formed in 1876, Essex County Cricket Club have a proud history with a wealth of famous international players, such as Graham Gooch OBE, Nasser Hussain OBE and currently Alastair Cook. The Club is also a very important part of communities in Essex and surrounding areas, especially through the grassroots arm of the business who operate under ‘Essex Cricket in the Community’. The aim is to make cricket accessible for all through schemes such as wheelchair cricket, women & girls’ cricket and tapeball cricket which helps to bring people of all ages, cultures and religions together. Essex Cricket has a large profile in sport and passionate about working with companies in Essex to build successful, long-term partnerships. Through national coverage and a vast supporter following, Essex Cricket can provide a platform to raise the profile of brands through sponsorship and adverting, entertain business/clients with matchday hospitality, plus the kudos of being associated with a professional. Essex Cricket also offers city centre conferencing and banqueting facilities throughout the year, hosting a range of bespoke B2B and B2C events. We work with a variety of different companies & industries who operate on a national and international scale. Our headline Platinum Sponsors are Cloudfm, D&B Scaffolding, Allen Ford, MS Amlin, Seetec Skills, Seven Investment Management, Weston Homes and Woodland Group. Partners/Sponsors at Essex Cricket range from Platinum (ground naming rights holders/Shirt sponsors), Partners (stand sponsors) and Sponsors (branding/advertisement).