Mitsubishi Electric Australia Announces Western Sydney Wanderers FC Sponsorship

2013-08-08

Mitsubishi Electric Australia and the NRMA Insurance Western Sydney Wanderers FC are pleased to announce their new multi-year partnership for the 2013/14 Hyundai A-League season. This new partnership will see the Mitsubishi Electric brand feature prominently on the back of the Wanderers playing jersey.

Mitsubishi Electric Australia Managing Director, Takeshi Shihonmatsu, said “We are thrilled to be partnering with the Western Sydney Wanderers and this builds on our existing support for their terrific home ground Parramatta Stadium. We wish the Wanderers every success in the forthcoming 2013/2014 season and hope that they manage to go even one better in the Grand Final this time around.

Community is one of our company guiding principles and the Wanderers embody this in the way in which they have galvanised Western Sydney in their debut season and their promotion of health, integration and youth participation in our region”.

NRMA Insurance Western Sydney Wanderers FC Executive Chairman, Lyall Gorman, added “It is this commitment to the western Sydney region together with the alignment of its major focus on  high quality, performance, dependability, enhancing quality of life and commitment to making a difference to the community at large that were major factors in bringing Mitsubishi Electric and the Wanderers together.” said Wanderers Executive Chairman, Lyall Gorman.

“The commitment to work together long term provides a wonderful connection between Mitsubishi Electric’s strong international brand and the Western Sydney Community with Mitsubishi Electric’s Australian based Head Office being located in Parramatta. We look forward to a long and successful partnership with Mitsubishi Electric and one that I have no doubt will add tremendous value to the western Sydney region at many levels.”

The NRMA Insurance Western Sydney Wanderers had an amazing inaugural A-Leagues season which saw them win the Premiers Plate and contest the Grand Final, they will also compete in the Asian Champions League in the coming season.

Mitsubishi Electric Australia recently installed a new Diamond Vision LED screen at Parramatta Stadium, home ground of the Wanderers FC. This state-of-the art high definition LED screen measures 12.8 metres wide by 7.68 metres high, for a total screen area of 98.3 m².

 

For further information please call or email:

Greg Harper
Corporate Identity – Mitsubishi Electric
tel: 02 9684 7777

Simon Clark
Text 100 Public Relations for Mitsubishi Electric
tel: 02 9956 5733
email: simon.clark@text100.com.au


About Mitsubishi Electric Australia

With more than 30 years of experience in providing reliable, high-quality products to both corporate clients and general consumers, Mitsubishi Electric Australia is a recognised leader in the marketing and sales of electrical and electronic equipment used in information processing and communications, space development and satellite communications, consumer electronics, industrial technology, energy and transportation.