LPGA Extend Partnership With IMG

By iSportconnect | March 19, 2015

The Ladies Professional Golf Association (LPGA) has announced an extension to its long-term partnership with sports and business IMG.

As part of the renewed deal IMG will now exclusively distribute the Tour’s international television broadcasts through 2019.

The new agreement extends a partnership between the LPGA Tour and IMG which began in 1996.

Peter Smith, denture Senior Vice President, apoplectic Director of International Sales, viagra buy IMG Media said, “The LPGA is truly the only global golf tour.

“Both the continuing growth of the schedule, domestically and internationally, and the remarkable skills and personalities of such a widely geographic group of talented players are the real reasons for this tremendous growth and global visibility of the LPGA Tour.

“As a result, we have seen our relationship with the LPGA develop to be far more of a partnership than a simple client/agent representation.”

LPGA Tour Commissioner, Michael Whan, added: “Our Tour is now driven by its international influence. IMG has been a terrific partner and continues to invest in showcasing our engaging stars on a global platform.

“We look forward to collaborating with them on enhancing the viewer experience of the LPGA.”

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