Philsteel returns as major sponsor of PBA

first_imgMOST READ Galvalume 55, Colorbond and building product Galvabond, recently forged a season-long partnership with the PBA under the helm of newly-minted commissioner Willie Marcial.“The PBA welcomes back a solid corporate partner in Philsteel,” saysFEATURED STORIESSPORTSTim Cone, Ginebra set their sights on elusive All-Filipino crownSPORTSGinebra beats Meralco again to capture PBA Governors’ Cup titleSPORTSAfter winning title, time for LA Tenorio to give back to Batangas folkcommissioner Marcial during the recent contract signing held at the Philsteel Tower in Makati.Abeto Uy, Philsteel’s Chairman and CEO, said the company is happy to be part of the PBA family again.“It is a sweet comeback for Philsteel. Like the PBA, we are homegrown yet world class,” Uy said.“Competition is fierce in the PBA as in business, only thosewith drive, quality and the passion to do better everyday stands out, same qualities that shape our brands and Philsteel,” Uy added.Philsteel and PBA’s partnership go a long way back. The company firstADVERTISEMENT View comments Gilas facing same old problems ahead of Australia clash Jiro Manio arrested for stabbing man in Marikina LATEST STORIES Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. OSG plea to revoke ABS-CBN franchise ’a duplicitous move’ – Lacson Nonito Donaire vs Naoya Inoue is BWAA 2019 Fight of the Year Lights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anew From left to right: Lawrence Cementina, PBA Marketing, PBA commissioner Willie Marcial, Philsteel Marketing Director Paul Oraa, Philsteel Head of Communications, Public Relations and Government Engagement Ed S. Navarrete. CONTRIBUTED PHOTOAfter 14 years, pioneering steel manufacturing conglomerate Philsteel returns to the PBA as a major sponsor of Asia’s first play-for-pay league.Philsteel, the company behind renowned and trusted roofing brands such asADVERTISEMENT Almazan vows to comeback stronger after finals heartbreak Newsome sets focus on helping Bolts open new PBA season on right track Steam emission over Taal’s main crater ‘steady’ for past 24 hours Michael Porter Jr. stays patient as playing time increases OSG plea to revoke ABS-CBN franchise ’a duplicitous move’ – Lacson Christian Standhardinger wins PBA Best Player award PLAY LIST 01:13Christian Standhardinger wins PBA Best Player award05:02SEA Games 2019: Philippines clinches historic gold in women’s basketball00:50Trending Articles02:14Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard02:56NCRPO pledges to donate P3.5 million to victims of Taal eruption00:56Heavy rain brings some relief in Australia02:37Calm moments allow Taal folks some respite03:23Negosyo sa Tagaytay City, bagsak sa pag-aalboroto ng Bulkang Taal sponsored the league in 2004.“Our partnership with the PBA is steel-strong. We share the same market reach and audience profile,” said Paul Oraa, Philsteel’s Marketing Director.The league’s three Best Player of the Conference awards for this season willbe handed out under Philsteel’s name.“Philsteel and PBA are both trailblazing, trusted and excellence driven, it is a natural partnership forged by these common ideals,” said Ed Navarrete, the company’s head of Communications, Public Relations and Government Engagement.Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Nextlast_img read more

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Confirmed: Lee McCulloch becomes Kilmarnock manager on permanent basis

first_img Lee McCulloch (right) takes over from Lee Clark (left) Lee McCulloch is “thrilled” to be taking charge of Kilmarnock on a permanent basis after the club confirmed his promotion from interim manager.The 39-year-old former Rangers man first served as Lee Clark’s number two but has been in position since the latter left in February.McCulloch guided the team to eighth place in the Ladbrokes Premiership and was widely expected to land the post.“I am thrilled to be taking on the role of manager at Kilmarnock. I have gained invaluable experience at the club, both as assistant manager and interim manager, and believe I am ready to take on the challenges of a Premiership manager,” he said.McCulloch, who won 18 Scotland caps, added: “I am extremely grateful to have loyal, committed players and coaching staff, as well as the support of the board, staff and fans.”Killie director Billy Bowie, added: “This is an excellent appointment for the club. Lee has gained the respect of everyone associated with Kilmarnock FC and we are delighted to be going forward with Lee as manager.“I would urge fans to get behind Lee and the team as we enter an exciting new season.” 1last_img read more

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