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10ThousandFeet has been appointed by the ASGA Board to carry out the following functions for the Association: Collection and collation of survey data Reporting of survey results   10ThousandFeet is a specialist market intelligence company with a a great deal of experience working with the retail industry. 10ThousandFeet has been appointed by the ASGA Board to undertake the ASGA Market Intelligence Surveys for the 2011/12 financial year. Click here for more information about ASGA's Market Intelligence Surveys
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Code of Conduct

Guiding Principles Introduction The Australian Sporting Goods Association was formed in 1981 to promote the spirit of goodwill and effective working relationships throughout all levels of the Sporting Goods and Leisure Industry in Australia by furthering contact and understanding between members. It was also formed to give the Industry a National ‘voice' through which representation on behalf of Members can be made to Government, media, local and international organisations. Amongst other roles the initial Board of Directors felt ASGA would play roles in furthering and developing the marketing...
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Board Members

The ASGA Board is made up of a minimum of 9 Directors, each whom serve a 2 year term.The Board is made up of; 3 directors representing retail members, elected for a 2 year term at the Annual AGM on staggered basis. 3 directors representing wholesale members, elected for a 2 year term at the Annual AGM on a staggered basis A number of Independent members appointed by the ASGA Board The ASGA Executive Director The President of the ASGA Board is appointed by the Board from the membership of the Board.   Wholesale Directors:                                                     Guy Tuthill (Hanes ...
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Business Development

Strategic Priorities 2008-09 : Build a Sporting Industry and Active Lifestyles Job Board for both employer Members and employees to advertise and promote employment opportunities Increase revenue streams into the ASGA Annual Forum/Conference through increased registrations and sponsorship packages Review the role, content and usability of the ASGA website and newsletter for relevancy and income stream potential Align with a range of like minded third party(s) to review the Australian sports role in areas of technology and innovation (with the view to provide a fee for service that facilitat...
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Market Insight

Strategic Priorities 2008-09 : Build our intelligence resources using the relationships and resources to develop a "Sporting goods and active lifestyle" Health Index that measures and tracks the buoyancy of the industry. Meet with the respective stakeholders with the view to establish a market intelligence survey to meet the needs (or cater for the needs of) the Surf and Snow Sports industries Review broader information/data to build insight into the ASGA current survey mix and develop specialist reports and analysis Engage non participants in current ASGA Surveys, for example apparel supp...
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People Development

2008-09 Strategic Priorities : Co-ordinate one annual “all of” Industry Conference Host five  Industry specific “workshops” – with expert speakers Host two Cocktail receptions inviting key stakeholders to participate to build relationships between our industry and the Governments Establish an Industry Professional Development Program with Members and key stakeholders (implement 2010) Plan, and establish a sporting and active lifestyle goods “Job Board” for the ASGA website
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Lead Industry Growth

2008/09 Strategic Priorities: Continue with ASGA’s Government relations and advocacy strategy based around three key industry related issues – product safety standards, legal and intellectual property issues and participation in healthy and active lifestyles. Develop key alignments with key industry stakeholders – e.g. National Sporting Organisations, ACHPER and Universities Prepare and publish 4 discussion papers around the key “drivers” that will affect industry growth – e.g. the economic life cycle, health, Customs import tariffs Develop Membership benefits packages for the Snow and Surf I...
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Welcome to ASGA

Welcome to ASGA - Australian Sporting Goods Association The Australian Sporting Goods Association (ASGA) was formed in 1981 to act as the 'peak body' representing a broad spectrum of sporting goods and active lifestyle industry participants ranging from manufacturers, importers and wholesalers through to retailers. ASGA is a leading industry voice on issues impacting the health, trade, regulation and taxation of the sporting and active lifestyle industries. ASGA aims to foster the market growth, provide services and advocate for increased participation in sport and physical activity. ASGA is a...
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