Oakland Raider Fullback Marcel Reece shares a personal message to Raider Nation via his profile on www.likeapro.com
Online PR News – 23-October-2016 – Denver CO – Like A Pro, LLC (www.likeapro.com) announced today that Pro Bowl Fullback Marcel Reece, most recently with the Oakland Raiders, is using his profile on Like A Pro to address his fans directly. Reece, who was undrafted out of the University of Washington and went on to be named to four successive Pro Bowls (2012 through 2015), posted a personal and poignant letter directly to his fans on Like A Pro late today. Story link here http://bit.ly/2enVgoJ
The announcement read in part, “It has been my pleasure to bring you all into my family as we have grown over the greater part of the decade. We have met some amazing people here in the Bay Area and truly believe that your love and support is second to none and for that we appreciate and will forever be grateful for all we have received.” Marcel played fullback for Oakland where his size and speed made him a challenge for opposing defenses. Over several seasons he was a team captain and he also won the Raiders’ “Commitment to Excellence” award in 2013. Reece was also named an all-undrafted team selected by ESPN's Mark Dominik.
“The athletes on Like A Pro know that their profile gives them an authentic and unfiltered connection to their fans,” stated Scott Schaible, co-founder and interim CEO of Like A Pro. “Whether discussing their gear, their training or making a personal announcement like Marcel made today, Like A Pro exists to bridge a connection between pro athletes and their fans outside of traditional media channels,” he continued. Fans can learn about specific products that athletes use and purchase them quickly and easily on Like A Pro.
About: Like A Pro is a digital ecosystem where professional athletes share their stories and have a direct connection with fans and brands, without the constraints of teams, leagues or associations. Like A Pro is distinctly Athlete Driven™. By providing behind-the-scenes content regarding their training, nutrition, music, gear and more, the athlete has a unique opportunity to create and curate their brand and ultimately own their legacy. ###