About ESP

Elite Sports Properties (ESP) is a world leader in talent management and sports marketing, with an impressive track record.

We do everything from managing sport and media talent to the development and activation of integrated marketing and media campaigns, events and merchandising programs.
ESP has proven to be the very best at what we do with strong partnerships with some of the world’s most popular brands, sporting organisations and prominent sport and media personalities.


To be number One in the world in Talent Management, Sports Marketing and Activation within our chosen sports.


With offices in Melbourne, Sydney, Adelaide, Perth and London, ESP enjoys close relationships with both Australian and International major sporting organisations and corporations. Our local knowledge and contacts within these markets puts ESP in an ideal position to maximise our client’s strategies and achieve their key objectives.

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Our Board

Craig Kelly

A co-founder of ESP, Craig enjoyed a successful AFL career at the Collingwood Football Club from 1989 – 1996, playing 123 games including the 1990 premiership.
Craig has worked in various sales and marketing roles including working for the marketing department of the Collingwood Football Club. With over 25 years in the AFL business he is often asked to talk and consult about AFL and sports

Rob Woodhouse (BBus MBA)

A co-founder of ESP, Rob Woodhouse is primarily responsible for its strategic growth and vision. Rob competed at the highest level in swimming, winning a bronze medal in the 1984 Los Angeles Olympics and competing for Australia for ten years.

Scott Davidson (BSc Hon)

Scott is a co-founder of ESP and is responsible for consumer products and licensing within the company. He played a role in the original intellectual property forums that led to the establishment of the AFL collective bargaining agreements.

Susan Harper (BA, LLB)

Susan has more than ten years experience within the sports and entertainment industry. Her work has centred on the management of intellectual property; the operational components of major events, and overseeing the legal and financial structuring of commercial arrangements.

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Melbourne – Production Manager

ESP Merchandise is a chosen supplier and service provider to the biggest sports, entertainment and consumer brands developing innovative product and activations. We are international specialists in the creation of licensed products, promotions and loyalty/membership programs. Some of the licensors we work with include the AFL, NRL, FFA, BBL, ARU, Cricket Australia and Rugby World Cup. We are seeking a Production Manager to fulfil a 12 month maternity leave position.

Please send your CV with a covering letter to Megan O’Callaghan; mocallaghan@elitesports.com.au

Production Manager – Domestic Premiums



ESP has a fantastic internship program that gives participants experience across a range of areas including sports marketing, events, sponsorships and public relations.
Our program is currently full, please feel free to send through your resume contactus@elitesports.com.au so that we can keep it on file.
We will contact you should a position become available.