Banks DIH official beverage sponsor for tournament

PanAm Indoor Hockey Championship

GHB Vice President, Allan Newark (third from right), receiving the sponsorship cheque from Troy Peters, Banks DIH Communications Manager. Looking on (from left to right) are Banks DIH managers, Errol Nelson, Clive Pellew, Clayton McKenzie and Mortimer Stewart

Banks DIH Limited is the official beverage sponsor of the Pan American Indoor Hockey Championship, partnering with the Guyana Hockey Board (GHB) under its Rain Forest Water, PowerAde and Malta Supreme brands.

The agreement was finalised on Wednesday, following a simple presentation ceremony at the entity’s Thirst Park location.

GHB Vice-President Alan Newark accepted the sponsorship cheque on behalf of the association, adding, “Banks DIH has always being a partner of the Board and we appreciate the company playing a major in providing beverages and other support for the tournament.”

Meanwhile Troy Peters, Communications Director of Banks DIH Limited said, “We extend a warm welcome to the visiting teams and officials, and look forward to a successful tournament with the expectation that the local men’s and women’s teams will emerge victorious.”

Banks DIH Brand managers Clive Pellew (Water Beverage), Clayton McKenzie (Non-Alcoholic Malts) and Errol Nelson (PowerAde), as well as, Outdoor Events manager Mortimer Stewart, were also in attendance at the presentation.

The tournament will commence on Monday and will feature men’s and women’s national teams from Argentina, Barbados, Canada, Mexico, Trinidad and Tobago, United States of America, Uruguay, and host Guyana.



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