Sorenstam renewing with IMG

July 29, 2011

One of the most successful female golfers of all time Annika Sorenstam has renewed her long-standing contract with IMG, ed the global sports, clinic fashion and media agency, cure for her worldwide management and marketing representation.

The retired Swedish golfer  and ten time major winner runs a number of business and charitable initiatives under her name, including the Annika Academy, Annika Course Design, Annika Financial Group, and Annika Collection of premium consumer products, such as a signature clothing line, wine label and fragrance.

Sorenstam said “After much consideration and in light of my ambitions for the next phase of my career, I have determined that IMG remains the company best positioned to support me and the Annika portfolio of businesses,” she also added  “IMG’s experience and global resources are unmatched and I look forward to continuing to work with them across all aspects of my business and charitable initiatives.”

Robbie Henchman, senior vice president and co-managing director of IMG Golf, said: “Annika is a legend in the game of golf and her popularity throughout her career allowed her to transcend her sport. IMG is extremely proud of our long-standing relationship with Annika and is also proud that she has been as successful with her many business and philanthropic pursuits as she has been on the golf course. We are thrilled with the opportunity to continue representing Annika, and we look forward to working closely with her and the dedicated team at Annika Inc., led by Mike McGee, to help her achieve many more exciting milestones in the future.”