The leading manpower provider in Scotland has announced its sponsorship of one of the most prestigious golf tournaments in the world, the PGA European Tour’s Aberdeen Asset Management Scottish Open.
Orion Group, headquartered in Inverness, will be an Official sponsor of the event which takes place from 12 15 July, 2012 at Castle Stuart Golf Links, a championship course overlooking the Moray Firth and well-known landmarks synonymous with Inverness and the Black Isle: Kessock Bridge and Chanonry Lighthouse.
The Group, which has long supported golf in the area having previously sponsored one of Scotland’s greats, Sandy Lyle, is currently backing young talent and European Tour player, Oliver Wilson.
Alan Savage, chairman of Orion Group said: “The announcement of this sponsorship package illustrates our continued backing of sport in Scotland and we are pleased to offer our support to one of the world’s leading tournaments.
“Although held on a local level, golf is an international game and we are pleased with the profile this prestigious tournament will give the brand. We have offices in 27 locations around the world and this tournament matches our global reach.
“As a keen golfer myself, I look forward to welcoming some of the best golfers in the world to Castle Stuart Golf Links and wish everyone taking part the best of luck playing on what is a fantastic course.”
For more information or to buy tickets to the Aberdeen Asset Management Scottish Open, visit: http://www.europeantour.com/europeantour