New Delhi, Sept 23: Teeing off another exciting edition of the Lloyd BT Pro-Am of Champions 2016, featuring more cities, more corporate participants and more action.
Lloyd Business Today Pro-Am of Champions is one of India's most prestigious corporate Golf tournaments. It is an exclusive invitational event for CEOs and corporate heads across India.
The Tournament now into its 20th year, will be played in 7 cities for the first time, covering Ahmedabad, Hyderabad, Chennai, Mumbai, Bengaluru, Kolkata and Delhi culminating with the national finals in Delhi on the 12th and 13th March, 2016.
Widening the footprint for more corporate executives and business leaders to experience the excitement, Lloyd BT Pro-Am travels to 7 Cities this year with over 800 Top Executives participating in the Tournament.
The regional rounds will have the top corporate decision-makers compete with one another at India's finest golf courses.
To make the participating Executives get even more competitive, the tournament format has been tweaked to introduce National Finals for the Team which rises through the ranks in the City Finals.
This will see the best team from each city participate in National Finals in Delhi where some of the finest professionals and amateur Women Golfers will team up to win this prestigious title.
Commenting on the partnership and upcoming season, Nipun Singhal, Director, LLOYD Electric and engineering Limited, said, "In the 2nd year of this exciting partnership as the Principal Sponsor of the Tournament, there is so much to look forward to.
At LLOYD, we are always striving to be bigger and better in what we do, and driving higher value for our customers and partners.
This marquee initiative helps the brand at an aspirational and business level. At Lloyd, we believe in creating long-term partnerships that work as valuable assets for the brand, in a similar way that a customer or a partner of LLOYD looks at building a long term partnership with us through our products and services.
We thank Creatigies Communications for sharing our values and guiding us through to manage and leverage this partnership with an eye on the future. Wishing all the participants the very best."
Mr. Sanjeev Handa, Vice President Marketing, Maruti Suzuki, said, "Innovation and continuously re-discovering yourself is a belief at Maruti Suzuki. With S-CROSS, our premium Crossover, we have ventured into a new territory and looking at creating new benchmarks and milestones.
We are looking at associating with premium sports such as Golf. This will help us build an emotional connect with the participants. I am sure together BT Golf & S-Cross will offer an Above the Ordinary Experience to the participants."
Ashish Bagga, Group CEO, India Today Group, said, "We are extremely pleased with our association with Lloyd that has contributed to the success of this Tournament and making it bigger.
We are also joined by Maruti Suzuki and other esteemed partners who have shown their faith in this property and ready to T-off this exciting journey. Look forward to a great season ahead."
Navroze D. Dhondy, Founder & MD, Creatigies Communications, the Marketing Partner of the Event, said, "Marketing Sports events is exciting and challenging at the same time.
But this journey becomes so much more rewarding when we come across organisations like Lloyd and Maruti Suzuki who are driven strategically one side and ready to look at the bigger picture on the other.
We are confident that this will be a great partnership keeping in mind the similar vibes and energies the brands have. Creatigies is delighted to be working with BT, Lloyd and Maruti Suzuki to find innovative ways of leveraging this opportunity, further enhancing the value of this association."
The LLOYD-BT Pro Am grows to touch 7 cities in 2016.
Event Schedule 2015-16:
Ahmedabad - 24th Oct at Kalhaar Blues & Greens
Hyderabad - 21st Nov at Hyderabad Golf Club
Chennai - 05th Dec at Madras Gymkhana Club
Mumbai - 15th Jan at Willingdon Club
Bangalore - 30th Jan at Eagleton Golf Resort
Kolkata - 20th Feb at Tollygunge Club
Delhi - 12th & 13th March at Classic Golf & Country ClubAbout LLOYD Electric & Engineering Limited:
Achieving the highest quality standards and sustaining them over an extended period of time has been the cornerstone of Lloyd Electric and Engineering's success over the past two decades.
With an eye for detail & a collaborative approach with its clients, Lloyd has continuously raised the standards for both product delivery and service support.
LLOYD offers a host of consumer durable products from air conditioners to LED televisions, Washing Machines, Refrigerators, Air Purifiers and small home appliances.
About Maruti Suzuki S Cross:
The S Cross is India's first premium crossover from none other than India's most admired automobile brand - Maruti Suzuki. Ever since its launch in August this year, it has been a resounding success. It is available in two engine options, the 1.3-litre DDiS 200 &the higher-powered1.6-litre DDiS 320.
The S Cross is available exclusively through NEXA. NEXA is our new automotive retail experience for the evolved automobile customers.
Business Today is India's No. 1 Business Magazine in terms of readership and is bigger than all the other business magazines put together.
Its readership encompasses corporate decision makers, institutional & individual investors, businessmen and professional executives.
The magazine provides a unique, smart and lively array of analysis and forecasts on markets, companies and the economy maintaining a fine balance between the investigative and the trendy, the informative and the entertaining.
A pioneer in building strong communities and engaging with them through events, forums and Awards that are acknowledged by all of corporate India.
About Creatigies Communications:
Creatigies Communications, a media, innovations and sports management agency has been instrumental in establishing this partnership.
The company has become synonymous with breakthroughs in sports management have been pioneers in creating partnerships for each of the Cricket League teams, the Wisden Awards, Predikta, Superskills, Indian Soccer League etc.