The Kenton Group Extends Partnership & Becomes New Stand Sponsor


Essex Cricket are pleased to announce our partnership extension with The Kenton Group, a leading provider of telecommunications and network solutions.

The partnership, which began in 2017, has now been extended for a further three years, seeing Kenton Group become a new stand sponsor at The Cloud County Ground.

The stand located in the Hayes Close End of the ground will now be referred to collectively as ‘The Kenton Group Stand’.

Managing Director of The Kenton Group, John Larkin, said:

“Serving our local community is one of our passions, and continuing to support Essex Cricket is just one of the many ways we set out to achieve this. I have met a number of fantastic contacts through the Club that help to support our business, which we are very grateful for.

We are thrilled to be continuing our work with Essex Cricket and wish the team the best of luck for the 2023 season.”

Chief Executive Officer of Essex Cricket, John Stephenson, added:

“We are delighted to have The Kenton Group returning as an Official Partner. We look forward to continuing our work with John and the team, as well as unveiling their new stand to our spectators here at The Cloud County Ground.”

About Kenton Group:

Kenton Group brings together five focused business units (Kenton Design & Technology, Kenton Distribution & Network Solutions, Kenton AccessNet, Kenton Data & Voice, Kenton Optical & Fibre Technologies) with the aim to become a successful business powered by its people, its customers and to drive increasing efficiency in its own and customers organisations – without compromising on quality and performance.

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