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HVAC Division of
Mitsubishi Electric US Sponsors Champions Tour Greater Gwinnett
The HVAC Division of Mitsubishi
Electric US (Mitsubishi Electric), America's No. 1 selling brand of
ductless cooling and heating technology, is proud to announce its
sponsorship of the PGA Champions TourŪ Greater Gwinnett
Championship. The Greater Gwinnett Championship will be held at TPC
Sugarloaf in Duluth, Ga., April 15-21, 2013. The course will host
the tournament through 2016. Mitsubishi Electric is an official
sponsor of the PGA TOUR.
A newly added event on the PGA Champions Tour schedule, the Greater
Gwinnett Championship will feature 81 Champions Tour professionals
competing for the $1.8 million purse. The Greater Gwinnett
Championship marks the first time since 2000 that a Champions Tour
event has been held in Atlanta.
The sponsorship of the Greater Gwinnett Championship is the most
recent addition to Mitsubishi Electric's relationship with
professional golf. The company has been a PGA TOUR sponsor since
2007 and, in 2009, became the title sponsor for the Mitsubishi
Electric Championship at Hualalai. The HVAC Division of Mitsubishi
Electric US also sponsors PGA TOUR and Champions Tour players Fred
Couples, Fred Funk and Corey Pavin.
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Gwinnett Championship is a natural extension of our relationship
with both the PGA TOUR and Gwinnett County," said Bill Rau,
senior vice president and general manager, HVAC Division of
Mitsubishi Electric US. "This event offers us a terrific
opportunity to leverage our involvement in the Champions Tour in
our home market of Gwinnett County, where our offices have been
located for more than two decades."
The Golf Channel, the Champions Tour's exclusive
cable-television partner, will televise all three rounds of the
event, expected to reach 83 million homes. The telecast will
also be distributed internationally through various partners to
174 countries and territories, reaching more than 95 million
To learn more about the HVAC Division of Mitsubishi Electric US,
To learn more about the PGA Champions Tour, visit
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About Mitsubishi Electric US Cooling & Heating Division
The HVAC Division of Mitsubishi Electric US, Inc. is
headquartered in Suwanee, Ga. We are a leading marketer of
Mitsubishi Electric intelligent air-conditioning and heating
technology in North America, Latin America, the Caribbean and
Bermuda. In 1982, we introduced our state-of-the-art,
split-ductless air conditioners and heat pumps in North America.
We expanded our product line with variable refrigerant flow (VRF)
zoning heat pump systems using INVERTER technology to offer
simultaneous cooling and heating capabilities. We also offer
compressors and a full line of air-conditioning accessories.
Mitsubishi Electric HVAC products have won numerous awards for
innovation and excellence, including the 2012 BuildingGreen
Top-10 Products Award for split-ductless and VRF systems and the
2011 AHR Expo Product of the Year Award for the Dedicated
Outdoor Air System. For more information, visit www.mehvac.com
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