Capital Backs AJGA Tournament in Denver
Financial Services Company Set for Two-Year Deal
American Junior Golf Association announced Friday that Transamerica
Capital has signed on as title sponsor of the Transamerica
Junior at Denver, to be held August 5-8. The sponsorship
will run for two years, with this years event hosted
by Hiwan Golf Club in Evergreen, Colo.
Transamerica wanted to help bring a highly competitive junior golf tournament back into the state, and to do it in partnership with the premier junior golf association in the country the AJGA, said Mike Mathies, vice president of marketing for Transamerica. Several members of Transamerica Capital's senior management team have participated in junior and amateur golf competitions in the Colorado area over the years.
The 54-hole, stroke play event will bring the nations top juniors to suburban Denver.
Were excited that Transamerica Capital has come on board to sponsor an event in the Denver area, said Jason Etzen, AJGA executive vice president of development. Were pleased to be able to offer this opportunity to our many members in Colorado.
Transamerica Capital, Inc. is a leading provider of mutual funds and variable annuities, whose products are marketed through broker/dealers and financial planners as solutions for today's investor.