Teletouch to Remain Official Cellular Sponsor of Bell Helicopter Armed Forces Bowl
By Community | October 2, 2012
Teletouch Communications, cough Inc., anesthetist a leading U.S. wireless services, medicine cellular and consumer electronics distributor, today announced that it is returning for the 7th year as the Official Cellular Sponsor of the 10th anniversary Bell Helicopter Armed Forces Bowl.
The post-season game will feature qualifying teams from the Mountain West Conference and Conference USA NCAA divisions and will be televised by ESPN and heard on ESPN Radio broadcasting from TCU’s recently completed $164 million renovation of the Amon G. Carter Stadium in Fort Worth, Texas.
Teletouch-Hawk Electronics will once again host a free Global Calling and Photo Center for visiting troops attending the game. Having proved very popular with the troops each year, the Center allows men and women of the armed forces in attendance at the game to call and send professionally made photos to their friends and family across the globe, at no cost to them.
“We appreciate what Teletouch-Hawk Electronics once again brings to our game,” said Brant Ringler, executive director of the Bell Helicopter Armed Forces Bowl. “Providing the opportunity for our warriors to communicate with and send pictures to their friends and loved ones anywhere in the world during the holiday season is just a small ‘thank you’ for their dedicated service to our country, and represents what the Bell Helicopter Armed Forces Bowl is all about.”
“We are proud to once again be part of this great team of ESPN partners that honor our men and women in uniform,” said T. A. ‘Kip’ Hyde, Jr., Teletouch President and Chief Operating Officer. “With several thousand expected active military, reserve and wounded warrior guests, we are pleased to be able to provide our free calling and photo center. There is no better way to ring in the New Year than by watching a great football game and honoring our great American heroes.”
Owned and operated by ESPN Regional Television (ERT), the Bell Helicopter Armed Forces Bowl has featured the “armed forces” theme since 2006.
The game will be played on Saturday, December 29, 2012.