Wow, What a Year! Thank you for your Support…

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Well, what a year it has been, with celebrations, anniversary’s and an unprecedented number of great Games too.In June we joyfully celebrated the 10th Anniversary of the Istanbul Corporate Games before concluding this years Games calendar by celebrating the 20th Anniversary of the Australian Corporate Games last weekend.Along the way we had the pleasure of witnessing brand new Corporate Games in a host of spectacular destinations like Abu Dhabi, Bermuda, Bucharest, Cape Town, Delhi, Manila and Mexico. As ever, terrific Games were staged in Sydney, Brisbane and Thredbo. We enjoyed continued success with the UK Corporate Games in Preston, the 5th World Corporate Cup of Soccer at Anfield (home of Liverpool FC) as well as inaugural editions of the Bucharest Corporate Cup of Soccer and the Europe Corporate Cup of Tennis.I am sure you will agree that 2012 has been a wonderful year for everyone involved, with more opportunities provided than ever before.All of these Games and More will be made available for you to enter next year, as well as the breathtaking 19th UK Corporate Games in the heart of England in Coventry, the 1st Buenos Aires Corporate Games, as well as first editions of the Annecy-le- Vieux Corporate Games in France and the Transylvanian Winter Corporate Games in Dracula’s homeland early in February. We are also delighted to confirm that the World Corporate Cup of Soccer will be returning to Anfield at the start of June, as the hospitality and access granted to us by Liverpool Football Club is truly exceptional, enabling us to deliver another unparalleled experience with everyone playing at least one match on the Hallowed turf!.

It has been a pleasure to bring these unrivalled opportunities to you this year and we will be looking forward to enhancing these opportunties for you and your Organisations next year and in the future. You are the Worldwide Corporate Sport Community and we are proud to have your support.

Furthermore, if that is not enough, keep your eyes peeled for a major announcement on the World Corporate Games 2013 which should be brought to you in the coming weeks.

Next year will be a fabulous year for the Games, as we celebrate the 25th Anniversary of the inaugural Games in San Francisco in 1988. However, it will only be a fabulous year, if people like you and your Organisations keep making the effort. We never take your support for granted and you are the people that make a difference. People like you make the difference for your companies, in your communities and on society as a whole. We are proud to work with people like you and we are people like you, wherever you are- we strive to make a difference too!

Enjoy the end of 2012 and get ready for a phenomenal year of sport, business and tourism in 2013 – together we can make it something special for everyone.

Yours Sincerely

Ben Sedgemore and all of the team at the Corporate Games World Headquarters

Ben Sedgemore Signature Games Anniversary
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Abu Dhabi Corporate Games Australian Corporate Games Bermuda Corporate Games
Bucharest Corporate Games Buenos Aires Corporate Games Cape Town Corporate Games
Delhi Corporate Games Istanbul Corporate Games Jalisco Corporate Games
Manilla Corporate Games NSW Corporate Games Queensland Corporate Games
Transylvania Corporate Games UK Corporate Games Winter Corporate Games
World Corporate Cup of Soccer Europe Corporate Cup of Tennis Bucharest Corporate Cup of Soccer

Bucharest: Get your Professional Equipment with Hervis’ Special Offer

Additional good news for the 2,000 registered participants in Bucharest Corporate games! Hervis Sport, our technical partner that is supplying all equipment for the Bucharest Games, is granting 20% reduction for all participants of the Bucharest Corporate Games! This is a great way to get sophisticated professional equipment at a great discount, and start practicing! We had an extremely positive reaction from our guys, with tennis racquets, table tennis bats and soccer, basketball and volleyball balls in high demand. One can choose between the official soccer ball for the European Championship or the one that UEFA is using in the Champions League! With shops in all major cities of Romania, Hervis Sport will supply professional sport items for our week-end warriors, helping them to become a professional! This is it, now I have to go to Hervis Sport shop, as their promotion for bicycles is not to be missed…

Contact the Games office to get your coupon.
Tel: +40 (0) 21 319 12 73
or +40 (0) 21  319 11 51
Email: bucharest@corporate-games.com

 

Radu R.

British Ambassador Romania supports Corporate Games @ Bucharest

Martin Harris

We were honoured by Mr Martin Harris, the British Ambassador for Romania, who attended the Official Launch and press conference last week.

Mr Harris made a speech to over 180 delegates from the corporate community.

After his speech he confirmed that the British Embassy will be entering teams into the event next year and looks forward to working with Corporate Games Bucharest 2012  to make this a big success.

Official Launch and Press Conference for Bucharest 2012

Bucharest Corporate Games 2012 logo

The Official Launch of the Corporate Games Bucharest 2012  took place at The Pullman Hotel on the 4th of October 2011.

It was well attended, with over 150 representatives from major corporations in Romania.

Ms Elisabeta Lipa, the Official Patron of the Games and the most decorated rower in the history of the Olympics, winner of five gold, two silver and one bronze medal officially launched the Corporate Games to be held in Bucharest, Romania, in 2012.

Other speakers and supporters of the Games included Mr Martin Harris (British Ambassador Romania) and Mr Cedric Fevre (CEO World Corporate Games) who flew in from Dubai to be at the event, as well as Ms Monica Iagar (Sports director of Corporate Games in Bucharest) and Mr Martin Verhagen (President of the Corporate Games in Bucharest).

This will be the largest Multi-Sport corporate competition ever to be seen in Romania. Participating sponsors like World Trade Centre Bucharest, Ancarda, The Pullman Hotel, Cariere, TAROM Airlines, IDM Club, Dinamo, British Embassy and Heineken were at the launch.

Mr Martin Verhagen said he is “very pleased with the launch and the response from the corporate market that understand the benefits of the games in respect to Staff Moral, Motivation, Networking Opportunities, Social and health. We have already received confirmation of over 500 competitors and is expecting 1000’s of competitors in the 12 sports in May next year.”

Games in Bucharest sign 3 year deal with Ancarda

Ancarda, manufacturer of Sports clothing, have been awarded the supply contract for all the uniforms for the staff, management, officials and referee’s for the Corporate Games Bucharest 2012.

The Contract has been awarded for a three year period and we are looking to develop a very strong relationship over this time.

They have also agreed to become an Official Sponsor of the Games and are looking forward to entering a number of teams to compete in May 2012.

IDM Club Bucharest to host 3 sports at Games in 2012

IDMClub

We are pleased to announce that IDM Club will be hosting the following sports at the Corporate Games Bucharest 2012.

  • Bowling
  • Table Tennis
  • Billiards

With superb facilities and centrally located with good parking and transport links we look forward to seeing 1000’s of participants over the weekend.

IDM club are a major sponsor of this event and fits well with there already extensive corporate client base.

IDM Club will also be entering participants into Corporate Games 2012.

Tarom Airlines appointed Official Airline Partner

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After extensive negotiations, and interest from three major airlines, Corporate Games Bucharest 2012 is pleased to announce Tarom Airlines have been awarded the title of Official Airline Partner for the Corporate Games in Bucharest, Romania, for 2012.

This is a perfect match with Tarom’s corporate clients and will also create great exposure for the Corporate Games within Bucharest.

Tarom Airliner

The Corporate Games will feature in their Inflight magazine from January to April 2012 with a readership base of over 100,000 per month. The Corporate Games Video will also feature on all flights around the world promoting Tarom as the Official Airline Partner for the Bucharest Games.

Tarom are also in the process of producing discount vouches for the 1000’s of participants to the Games that can be used before, during and after the games. It is also expected that Tarom will enter a large team into this event.

World Trade Centre becomes Official Sponsor of the Games

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World Trade Centre in Bucharest, Romania, has signed a sponsorship agreement with Corporate Games to host the SuperCentre for the Corporate Games Bucharest 2012.

The Games, which will be run over 4 days in May 2012, will host 1000’s of participants and all will register at the SuperCentre and will receive promotions and gifts from the Games Sponsors.

The Chief Executive Officer of the Corporate Games in Romania, Mr Radu Radulescu, said that it is a perfect match to have the Official Hotel and the SuperCentre in the same location.

The World Trade centre will also be entering participants into the Games in May next year.

Pullman Hotel Appointed as Official Hotel Partner Corporate Games Bucharest

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Corporate Games is pleased to announce that The Pullman Hotel has been awarded the title of Official Hotel Partner for the Corporate Games Bucharest 2012.

After a detailed tender bidding process involving 10 competing hotels, The Pullman hotel beat all the other competition and was awarded the Games for 2012.

President of the Corporate Games in Bucharest, Mr Martin Verhagen, was delighted to award the contract to the Pullman Hotel. “Their professionalism, location to the sporting venues and facilities offered by The Pullman was a key factor in awarding contract. They understood the concept of the Games and how it would benefit not only them but Bucharest as a whole and were keen to be associated with such a high profile event.”, he said.

The Pullman Hotel are looking forward to working with the companies and providing them with their accommodation and function facilities before , during and after the Games. It must be stressed that The Pullman will be sold out very quickly for this event and early bookings and registration is recommended to avoid disappointment.

We are also pleased to announce the Pullman Hotel will be entering a minimum of 70 participants into the Corporate Games in Bucharest, 2012.

Patron appointed for Corporate Games Bucharest, 2012

ElisabetaLipa

Corporate Games Bucharest is proud to announce Ms Elisabeta Lipa has agreed to be the Official Patron of the Corporate Games Bucharest 2012.

Mrs Elisabeta Lipa, the most decorated rower in the history of the Olympics, winner of five gold, two silver and one bronze medal, a well-known and respected member of the Sports, Business and local community we are proud to have her represent our games.

Ms Lipa joins a distinguished history of Corporate Games Patrons.

In the past Patron such as Mr Nelson Mandela (President of South Africa), Sir Alex Ferguson (Manager Manchester United Football Club), HRH Princess Anne (The Princess Royal UK), Mr Francois Mitterrand (President of the French Republic), HE Juan Antonio Samaranch (President of the International Olympic Committee) to name a few.