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North Derbyshire based web development company are the latest in a rapidly widening field to join Rovers as business partners.
Already a player position sponsor, they are now official sponsors of Rovers' head coach Daryl Powell, who saw the significance of having 2and7 and a growing number of similar business becoming associated with the club, saying; I'm delighted that a high quality business such as 2and7 are interested in both Featherstone Rovers and myself as head coach of the club and would like to welcome them as a sponsor. I look forward to them becoming part of Featherstone Rovers-helping to grow our community links and raising our profile in North Derbyshire.
Ged Connolly-Thompson, managing Director of 2and7 was equally enthusiastic. He said; 2and 7 are delighted to be associated with both Featherstone Rovers and with Daryl Powell-who is not only head coach of Rovers, but assistant coach of the England team as well. The success of last year will be a hard act to follow, but we look forward to playing our part in supporting the club and the players in pushing for League and Cup Glories.
He continued; We appreciate the opportunity to be associated with Daryl who has succeeded at every level within the sport and continues to inspire successive generations of Rugby League players.
Rovers' commercial manager Paul Taylor, echoed Ged and Daryl's comments saying; We are delighted that 2and7 have made the strategic decision to associate themselves further with Featherstone Rovers, and in particular with Daryl Powell. We hope to establish a long standing relationship with 2and7 and ourselves. We aim to ensure the arrangement is mutually beneficial and would like to put on record our thanks to Ged Connolly-Thompson for his support.