Mr. Joe Branco The Express is owned and operated by long-time Ironbound supporter Mr. Joe Branco.
The Express is owned and operated by long-time Ironbound supporter Mr. Joe Branco.
Mr. Branco is a successful engineer who’s company, EIC Associates, is regularly awarded multi-million dollar contracts throughout the Eastern Seaboard of the United States.
Joseph Branco ,an NJIT soccer alumnus of ’74, made the announcement at a press conference at NJIT on Feb. 8, 2008. The team provides the best U.S. and Canadian players, ages 19-23, with the opportunity to perform in a professional setting during the summer months while maintaining their college eligibility. “We are hoping to attract the best players in New Jersey to play with us over the summer and give them the opportunity to go to Europe and South America,” said Branco. “If you think about soccer in the U.S., it really starts at the college level.”
Mr. Joe Branco has been long-time supporter of Ironbound youth organizations, providing inner city youngsters with the opportunity to play the game at the highest level.