Award-winning journalist Benny Bonsu to lead GiveMeSport's new women's sport division
May 29, 2019
GiveMeSport, a division of Bragg Gaming, announced the appointment of Benny Bonsu as their new Head of Women's Sport. Bonsu will be tasked with building GiveMeSport Women, a global editorial brand dedicated to coverage of women's sport.
An award-winning sport broadcaster and journalist, Bonsu has held prior roles at the London 2012 Olympics, the National Basketball Association (NBA), BBC World Service, Sky Sports, MTG Africa, BT Sport and Matchroom Sport. Bonsu also previously co-hosted the premier league show "Guinness Raise Your Game", and produced some of the biggest television shows across Africa including "The One Show," "This Morning," "Boys Boys," "Sports Xtra," "Football 360," "A Day In The Life," and ViaSat 1 News." As a writer for True Africa magazine, Bonsu focused on profiling African athletes in the Premier League, NBA and NFL.
Bonsu is an advocate for professional and youth development in sport, and founded the Girls in Sports Foundation, an organization dedicated to providing opportunities for women and girls to access sport. She is also on the board of directors for Basketball England – the governing body of basketball in the UK, and was recently announced as a committee member of the Sport Journalists Association.
In her new role as Head of Women's Sport at GiveMeSport, Bonsu will lead the development and creation of women's sport coverage for the global sport media publisher. GMS provides global sports news, including exclusive player and manager interviews, breaking news and stats, and photos and videos of trending sports topics. The new content will be fully integrated into the main site, alongside new, standalone social channels.