Press release from Business Wire
Cooper Tire Aligns with America's Favorite Pastime
Monday, July 01, 2013
Cooper Tire Aligns with America's Favorite Pastime15:30 EDT Monday, July 01, 2013
FINDLAY, Ohio (Business Wire) -- Celebrating America's favorite pastime, Cooper Tire is sponsoring nine baseball teams this summer, including the New York Yankees, Los Angeles Dodgers, Chicago White Sox, Atlanta Braves, Philadelphia Phillies, San Diego Padres, St. Louis Cardinals, Cincinnati Reds and Kansas City Royals.
Cooper Tire will be prominently featured in a mix of promotional efforts surrounding each team including exposure in stadium and fan areas, in-stadium video screens, and local market radio programs. Additionally, Cooper will sponsor fireworks displays for several teams, adding to the excitement of baseball.
As part of the national partnership, Cooper Tire is inviting fans to “Buy Four and Score!”. With the purchase of four qualifying Cooper tires from a participating Cooper Tire dealer, fans will score a voucher valid for four tickets to a select local game. Celebrating all of life's road trips, Cooper Tire encourages baseball fans to catch the “Buy Four and Score!” promotion from July 1 - 31, 2013, with seven participating teams including the Los Angeles Dodgers, Chicago White Sox, Atlanta Braves, Philadelphia Phillies, San Diego Padres, St. Louis Cardinals and Kansas City Royals. For more information, visit www.coopertirebuyfourandscore.com.
“These sponsorships are an enjoyable way for fans to connect with the Cooper brand while enjoying their favorite baseball team,” said Hal Gardner, Cooper Tire's Vice President of Marketing Communications and Market Intelligence. “By creating an engaging experience for baseball fans, Cooper Tire is driving excitement for America's favorite pastime and encouraging consumers to enjoy summer while spending quality time with friends and family.”
Before embarking on trips to away games, Cooper Tire encourages fans to ensure their tires are road trip ready for a trip to the ballpark with a simple, do-it-yourself tire maintenance routine.
Visit www.coopertire.com to learn more about tire safety for all of life's road trips, and connect with Cooper Tire to share game day drives at www.facebook.com/coopertire and www.twitter.com/coopertire.
About Cooper Tire & Rubber Company
Cooper Tire & Rubber Company (Cooper) is dedicated to keeping drivers safe on all of life's road trips, with tires designed and built with great care, providing thousand of miles of excellent service. Cooper is the parent company of a global family of companies that specialize in the design, manufacture, marketing, and sales of passenger car and light truck tires. Cooper has joint ventures, affiliates and subsidiaries that also specialize in medium truck, motorcycle and racing tires. Cooper's headquarters is in Findlay, Ohio, with manufacturing, sales, distribution, technical and design facilities within its family of companies, located in 11 countries around the world. For more information on Cooper, visit www.coopertire.com, www.facebook.com/coopertire, or www.twitter.com/coopertire.
Cooper Tire & Rubber Company
Michelle Rehbein, 419-424-4251