EFW, a full service electronics supplier, specializing in sophisticated hardware and software solutions for upgrade, integration and enhancement projects, will sponsor the EFW’s Defense For America Classic to be held June 25-28, 2007, the American Junior Golf Association announced Friday. The event will be held at Southern Oaks Golf Club in Fort Worth, Texas.
The 120-player, 54-hole event will feature the nation’s top junior boys and girls, ages 12-18. The first round will be held Tuesday, June 26, with the second and final rounds being played Wednesday, June 27 and Thursday, June 28, respectively.
“We are proud to partner with the AJGA in presenting EFW’s Defense for America Classic,” said Malcolm Quon Vice President Marketing Strategy of EFW, Inc. “We are excited about aligning with an organization that emphasizes development of young talent. Our shared values of respect and dignity along with supporting diversity make this relationship an excellent fit. Sponsorship of this event is very consistent with our goals of being involved in the Fort Worth community. EFW is also a significant participant in the Light the Night Walk which supports the Leukemia / Lymphoma Society mission to cure cancer.”
EFW’s defense programs cover fixed and rotary wing aircraft, ground vehicles, naval vessels, trainers and simulators as well as command, control and communication systems. EFWs other strengths include design, development, production and life cycle support for innovative electronic systems. EFW is a fully accredited U.S. Department of Defense supplier currently producing high quality, cost effective, complex military electronics for General Dynamics, Boeing Helicopters Division, Boeing Military Aircraft and Missile Systems, Lockheed Martin, United Defense LP, and other U.S. and international defense contractors and governments.
“The AJGA is very pleased to announce this new agreement with EFW, which will benefit our juniors in the Dallas/Fort Worth area,” said Matt Larson, AJGA south central regional director. “This tournament will give our members in that area another opportunity to gain exposure for college golf scholarships