The Federation of International Polo, which is the governing body for over 80 countries around the world that play the sport, has named Gulfstream Aerospace as their Official Private Aircraft Company.
Nicholas Colquhoun-Denvers, President of the Federation said “FIP represents polo associations around the world from Argentina to Zimbabwe, and we are delighted with our new partnership with Gulfstream. There is a great synergy between two such exclusive worlds.”
“We are honored to be selected by the Federation of International Polo as their official Private Aircraft Company,” said Scott Neal, Senior Vice President, Worldwide Sales & Marketing, Gulfstream. “Gulfstream creates and delivers the world’s finest aviation experience, so our corporate mission aligns well with the Federation of International Polo, which strives to deliver the very best to their members and fans. We look forward to working with them.”
FIP corporate sponsorship program is handled by Idea Works, Inc. in Dallas. “Gulfstream Aerospace represents the world’s ultimate company in private aviation” said Charles Ward, Idea Works President, “and we strive to bring together the ‘best of the best’ in every business category for the Federation of International polo and fans to enjoy.”
Ward and Dr. Richard Caleel, FIP marketing chairman, are developing category exclusive rights to develop partnership for luxury brands with polo clubs in 88 countries, with 19,000 members-many of whom are ultra high-net-worth individuals.
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