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Pate makes Manchester City move

Manchester City have appointed Julian Pate as their head of marketing at the club.

Pate joins at an exciting time for the Citizens, the club have just won the FA Cup and will participate in the Champions League next season having qualified for the first time in their history.

It's an exciting time off the field for the club as well, just last week they became the first club to introduce augmented reality membership cards and the scheme has already seen Manchester City fans able to download an app which allows fans the chance to lift the FA Cup.

Pate has played a key role in the club's augmented reality plans and the former AKQA client partner is excited about his future at Manchester City: "I feel privileged to be part of a club which regards digital innovation as a core component to its marketing and commu­nica­tions disciplines.­  The club

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