SunGard Announces New Sports Sponsorships for 2010
January 12, 2010 08:28 AM Eastern Time
WAYNE, Pa.--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--SunGard, one of the world’s leading software and IT services companies, today
will sponsor PGA Tour golfer Jim Furyk, as well as Riis Cycling, a professional cycling team that rides as Team Saxo Bank.
Jim Furyk is ranked fourth in career earnings on the PGA Tour and currently ranks fifth in the Official World Golf Rating. Mr. Furyk
SunGard logo on his right and left sleeves.
“I look forward to sharing many successes with SunGard, a company that has an impressive reputation among the business commun
Riis Cycling participates as Team Saxo Bank in the Tour de France, Giro d’Italia, Tour of California and other major cycling events
2008 Tour de France, Team Saxo Bank placed second overall in 2009, with Andy Schleck winning the Skoda White Jersey as Be
The SunGard logo will be displayed on the right side of the team jersey as well as on the shorts.
“We are pleased to be sponsored by SunGard and look forward to developing a strong relationship that will generate business resul
parties,” said Bjarne Riis, owner of Riis Cycling.
Brian Robins, chief marketing officer of SunGard, commented: “We see great potential to improve SunGard’s brand awareness and
global IT company through these sponsorships. We are pleased to align the SunGard brand with these leaders in their respective sp
SunGard is one of the world’s leading software and IT services companies. SunGard serves more than 25,000 customers in more t
SunGard provides software and processing solutions for financial services, higher education and the public sector. SunGard also pr
recovery services, managed IT services, information availability consulting services and business continuity management software.
With annual revenue exceeding $5 billion, SunGard is ranked 435 on the Fortune 500 and is the largest privately held business soft
company on the Forbes list of private businesses. Based on information compiled by Datamonitor*, SunGard is the third largest pro
applications software after Oracle and SAP. Continuity, Insurance & Risk has recognized SunGard as service provider of the yea
unprecedented six times. For more information, please visit SunGard at www.sungard.com.
*January 2009 Technology Vendors Financial Database Trackerhttp://www.datamonitor.com
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