Tomintoul Distillery, producers of Tomintoul Speyside Glenlivet Single Malt Scotch Whisky are delighted to announce a sponsorship arrangement with Joe Miller. Joe has consistently been ranked number 1 in the World in this rapidly growing branch of golf – long distance driving. Already very popular in the USA and Europe the sport is attracting more and more competitors and spectators alike. Media coverage is growing with major channels giving excellent exposure to the sport.
The sponsorship deal will enable Tomintoul Single Malt Scotch Whisky to display its logo prominently at key events in which Joe will participate like the World Matchplay Championship, the European Long Drive series (LDET), the World Long Drive Championship and various corporate and media outings. Additionally Joe will participate in various Tomintoul events throughout the period ahead:
Duncan Baldwin, Senior Brand Ambassador for Tomintoul said:
“This is a unique opportunity to provide international publicity for our malt whisky at this stage of its development alongside an exciting and relatively new form of competition golf which is increasing exponentially. We are looking forward to maximising brand exposure and furthering the growth in demand for Tomintoul in key markets around the world which match the locations of the major events of long distance golf driving.”
George Gros, President of VII Management, agents for Joe Miller added:
“We are delighted to join up with Tomintoul, as we embrace their introduction into Sports Sponsorship and Golf. The tie up comes in a successful period for Joe, who already has a prominent global media reach, where he remains unbeaten in Europe for the past two years while embarking on further World Championship titles. This association again highlights a strong connection between Whisky and golf and, with our sponsorship, we aim to honor the core values that Tomintoul share with this great sport; innovation, integrity, inner strength and tradition, whilst sharing an appreciation of not only whisky but the true spirit of golf”.
Tania Hillman, Director of The Tomintoul Distillery Company and Joe Miller