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Craig Franklin appointed Hull KR's Chief Operating Officer

Hull KR have announced that Craig Franklin has been appointed the Chief Operating Officer.

Craig Franklin joined the club as Marketing Manager in 2013 and more recently was the Head of Marketing, Communications and Ticketing. As part of the wider remit of Chief Operating Officer, he will also oversee matchday operations.

Paul Lakin, Chief Executive, said: “Craig has been an invaluable part of the club leading on a number of key projects. From the recent rebrand success, the innovation of the acclaimed Craven Streat and the creation of the hugely popular, Rovers Forever membership. I have every confidence Craig and all the staff will continue to drive the business to new heights.”

Craig Franklin added: “I’m extremely proud and excited to accept this new role. We are building a fantastic team off the field who take great pride and enjoyment every day in the challenge to take the club forward alongside the progress of the playing departments. I’m excited to see what we can achieve together over the coming seasons.”

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