Capital Backs AJGA Tournament in Denver
Financial Services Company Set for Two-Year
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
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for today's investor.