Vintage Brand and Transcend Partner to Create and Market (NIL) College Athlete Brands

SEATTLE, March 14, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — vintage branda digital sports brand, and Transcenda full-service sports marketing group, announced a strategic partnership to develop and monetize merchandising brands for college athletes.

The Vintage Brand College Athlete Marketplace allows athletes to create and grow their own personal merchandising brand. While Transcend provides student-athletes with marketing and personal development to maximize NIL (name, image and likeness) opportunities.

“The Vintage Brand College Athlete Marketplace provides a turnkey platform to create and market individual college athlete brands and allow fans to purchase branded merchandise,” said Chad HartvigsonCo-founder of Vintage Brand.

The Vintage Brand platform will enable Transcend collegiate and professional athletes to create, build and grow their personal merchandising brand. The platform provides a full-service e-commerce store, printing, fulfillment, and customer service. “Vintage Brand is a great partner for our team,” said Clint Manny, co-founder of Transcend. “Their culture, speed and technology align well with our core beliefs of finding the right partner and empowering our athletes to be well prepared for life beyond their sport…add that each athlete will earn money on each sale of his e-commerce store contributes greatly to the success of this partnership.”

“This strategic partnership allows Transcend to leverage the Vintage Brand platform to create unique merchandising opportunities to help their athlete customers maximize their value,” said, Michael Youngco-founder and creative director of Vintage Brand.

“The combination of Vintage Brand’s branding and e-commerce expertise, along with Transcend’s sports marketing and brand development, provides a premier solution for athletes to grow and monetize their brand.”

About the Vintage brand

Vintage Brand is a digital athletic apparel and merchandise brand celebrating the rich history of American sports culture. Vintage Brand has launched the first college athlete brand merchandising marketplace offering college athletes the opportunity to monetize their name, image and likeness through branded merchandise. All products are designed and printed in the United States To learn more, visit

About Transcend

Transcend is a full-service sports marketing group that offers college and professional athletes the opportunity to extend their personal brand beyond sports with a concierge service that surrounds each athlete with a team of experts who do the heavy lifting. work related to the maximization of opportunities. Transcend provides student-athletes with marketing and personal development to maximize NIL opportunities. To learn more, visit

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