Date: 6/16/2011
Source: Incapital
Author: Chris Clews

Incapital Named Official Sponsor of the 2011 Herbalife World Football Challenge

Incapital has signed-on as an official sponsor of the 2011 Herbalife World Football Challenge, it was announced today by Major League Soccer (MLS) and CAA Sports. Incapital will serve as the official securities and investment banking sponsor of the Herbalife World Football Challenge and will receive extensive marketing rights as part of its agreement.

CAA Sports, a division of Creative Artists Agency (CAA), the world’s leading entertainment and sports agency, and Major League Soccer (MLS), the top-flight professional soccer league in the U.S. and Canada, will host the Herbalife World Football Challenge, one of the largest soccer events ever staged in the region. Beginning July 13 through August 6, the event combines some of the world’s top international clubs together with teams from MLS to compete in North America.

The Herbalife World Football Challenge provides a unique opportunity for Incapital to raise its brand awareness with passionate sports fans around the globe.

“Sponsorship of the World Football Challenge is one way for Incapital to show its support for those dedicated athletes around the world who inspire all of us through their hard work and commitment to excellence,” said Incapital CEO John Radtke. “We look forward to sharing the competitive spirit of the World Football Challenge games with our clients and colleagues from across the country.”

“Our involvement provides an opportunity for us to help build excitement with the legions of soccer fans who will be watching the World Football Challenge,” said Incapital Managing Director Jim Schaberg. “At the same time, the sponsorship provides an opportunity to raise awareness of Incapital’s position as a leading worldwide distributor of fixed income and market-linked investments.”

“Sponsoring the World Football Challenge and aligning with elite organizations like Major League Soccer and CAA Sports provide Incapital with an exceptional opportunity to showcase its brand on a global stage,” added Chris Clews, Incapital Executive Director of Marketing.

Other details regarding the Herbalife World Football Challenge will be announced soon. Ticket information is available by visiting www.WorldFootballChallenge.com.