Delaware Athletics Invests in Student-Athlete Success through Partnership with Teamworks
Blue Hens will leverage Teamworks to drive engagement throughout athletic department
DURHAM, NC – [Thursday, August 23, 2018] – Teamworks, the leading athlete engagement platform for collegiate and professional organizations, is pleased to announce a new partnership with the University of Delaware athletic department. The Blue Hens will utilize the Teamworks platform to deepen student-athlete engagement by seamlessly connecting them with the multitude of resources available throughout the athletic department and university.
“Teamworks is an ideal partner as we invest in resources that improve the experiences of our student-athletes,” said Chrissi Rawak, Delaware’s Director of Intercollegiate Athletics and Recreation Services. “We want to develop our student-athletes in order to achieve excellence, not only during their time at Delaware, but for their lifetimes. As a proven solution to streamline all of the moving parts, from travel to communication, Teamworks will not only simplify the lives of our athletes, but also increase the opportunity for success in competition, the classroom and the community.”
The partnership comes as a part of Delaware’s continuing efforts to find innovative ways to improve the student-athlete experience.
By facilitating communications and scheduling for all 21 Blue Hen teams, Teamworks will empower student-athletes, coaches and administrators to spend less time on logistics and more time focused on winning. As a part of the partnership, the Blue Hens are also incorporating the recreation services area and the spirit squads, who will also be utilizing the software in a full department wide collaborative effort.
“We’re proud to be a part of UD’s pursuit of excellence by improving engagement and collaboration throughout the department,” said Zach Maurides, CEO and Founder of Teamworks. “The Blue Hens are a perfect fit for our product, as they understand the importance of going beyond drills and conditioning to drive success. We’re excited to work together toward our shared mission of empowering athletes throughout their lives.”
With more than 2,300 clients globally, including some of the biggest names in sports, Teamworks sets the standard as the leading athlete engagement software. Built upon the core values of honesty, humility, hard work, commitment, innovation and exceptionalism, Teamworks is dedicated to streamlining communications and operations to enable elite athletic organizations to more deeply connect their athletes, coaches and staff. Through its revolutionary cost- and time-saving mobile collaboration platform, Teamworks empowers collegiate and professional teams, conferences, national governing bodies and professional organizations to enhance their winning cultures.
Teamworks is the leading athlete engagement software, empowering more than 2,300 clients around the world to better connect and collaborate by simplifying their internal processes. Based in Durham, North Carolina, and founded in 2004, Teamworks has doubled in both revenue and people for four years in a row. The company continues to invest heavily in technology and expand the team to respond to the increasing customer demand. Organizations that depend on Teamworks to create a culture of communication and accountability include more than 1,700 NCAA Division I programs including every Autonomous Conference institution; professional teams in the NFL, MLB, NBA and NHL; collegiate and professional conferences; and national governing bodies. Visit www.teamworks.com for more information.