As world-renowned trophy manufacturers, we at Thomas Lyte are proud to be the official silverware suppliers to the Sport Industry Group. Over the course of a partnership spanning nearly two decades our silver workshops handcraft trophies annually for the Sport Industry Awards.
Designed and made in London, the custom awards are presented to the winners at a glittering ceremony attended by over 1,700 high-profile guests. Throughout the year Thomas Lyte and Sport Industry Group also collaborate on various projects to promote British craftsmanship and the value that it brings to the world of elite sports.
Sport Industry Group sits at the very heart of the UK sport sector, supporting its global impact by bringing the industry together through a series of events, editorial content, and by uniting a network of influential figures from across the British and international sporting landscape.
The news website for industry professionals, the Sport Industry Daily and Sport Industry Informer newsletters are must-reads for anyone across the sector. On social 30,000+ followers keep up to date and engage with @SportIndustry on Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn.
The Sport Industry Awards is now the most prestigious commercial sports awards in Europe and the industry’s biggest night of the year – attended by high profile guests from the British and international sport industry including business leaders, celebrities, sporting legends and media. As well as enjoying the event as a team, Thomas Lyte provide the evening’s awards, having designed and made each of the 19+ awards available to deserved supporters of an industry that we have become synonymous with. The Sport Industry Group also launched the Sport Podcast Awards, celebrating the success of one of the industry’s fastest growing mediums, uniting the sport podcasting community under one umbrella.
The Sport Industry Awards celebrate the immense work done around the sector, whether it’s delivering world-leading events of all formats and scale, or using sport as a platform to drive social change, to those campaigns that have an ingenious creative spark which reverberate throughout the industry and beyond.
Sport Industry Group also regularly support the industry through the Sport Industry Private Dining Club, creating content-filled evenings for the industry to network, and Sport Industry Spotlight & Bespoke Events, hosting curated content panels and events for partners across the sector. Working with Thomas Lyte, Sport Industry Group host regular workshops at our London-based silver workshops to offer training in trophy design, how to build your brand around them and maximise their commercial benefits.
Committed to promoting diversity, inclusion and equality across the entire sport industry, an industry and a cause that Thomas Lyte are equally as passionate about. A fantastic initiative, Sport Industry NextGen has become the industry’s leading professional development programme – identifying, rewarding, and developing the leaders of tomorrow. Aimed at professionals aged 30 and younger, Sport Industry NextGen gives a new cohort each year access to unrivalled networks, training and development.