NCAA Corporate Partner LG Joins Forces with EPC and Houston Local Organizing Committee for Selection Sunday E-waste Event
HOUSTON, March 11, 2016 /3BL Media/ – As the 2016 Men’s Final Four® approaches, NCAA® Official Corporate Partner LG Electronics USA is working with the Houston Local Organizing Committee (HLOC) to promote environmental sustainability, tipping off on Selection Sunday with a local e-waste recycling drive.
Leading Consumer Electronics, Appliance and Mobile Phone Brand Provides Ultimate Interactive Fan Experience, Fights Climate Change
INDIANAPOLIS, April 7, 2015 /3BL Media/– Official NCAA Corporate Partner LG Electronics USA helped fans “Do Game Day Right™” for the NCAA Men’s Final Four with its “LG Training Facility” on-site fan experience featuring ENERGY STAR certified consumer electronics and appliance products at the Final Four Fan Fest presented by Capital One®.
Protests against laws in Indiana and Arkansas that could allow discrimination against gay couples are coming from a broad spectrum of the business community. Tech companies like Apple, Salesforce.com, Twitter, Yelp, and Square, not known for their public engagement with social issues, have spoken out against the laws. Business-as-usual NASCAR and the NCAA, which is headquartered in Indianapolis, have voiced their concern. Eli Lilly and Angie’s List, both also headquartered in Indianapolis, have announced their opposition.
Fans can bid on pieces of a replica Final Four court autographed by participating coaches; proceeds to benefit cancer research and programs
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UPS helps the NCAA solve the challenge of delivering the Final Four to the fans – everything from the floor to the seats to the game balls. As teams battle it out in the NCAA final four tournament, coaches and fans fight cancer with a different court. The Women’s Basketball Coaches Association (WBCA) and the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC), together with UPS, created a replica of the NCAA Men’s and Women’s Final Four basketball courts. Each coach participating in the NCAA tournament has signed one of the 132 panels that make up the courts.
Electronics Event is One of 10 Sustainability Initiatives Enacted by NCAA and Indiana Host Committee
INDIANAPOLIS, March 19, 2015 /3BL Media/ – The NCAA® and the Indiana Host Committee are intent on making the 2015 NCAA Men’s Final Four in Indianapolis “greener” by decreasing the event’s environmental impact.
In cooperation with Official NCAA Corporate Partner LG Electronics USA, a free Electronics Recycling Event is planned for March 28 at Lucas Oil Stadium. From 10 a.m. through 3 p.m. Saturday in the stadium’s South Lot, individuals are encouraged to bring unwanted electronic devices to be recycled.
By Marian Croak, Senior Vice President, Domain 2.0 Architecture and Advanced Services Development
A lot of people think successful innovators and entrepreneurs rely on some flash of genius to come up with great ideas and turn them into world-changing products and services. But as I’ve learned throughout my career – and as I was reminded a few weeks ago at the Final Four Innovation Summit in Dallas – hard work, perseverance through failure, and a general curiosity are much more critical.
LG Coaches Cook-Off™ to Benefit Local Schools During NCAA Final Four® Weekend; Competition to Feature Fan-Favorite NCAA Coaches Drew and Kennedy; Schools to Receive LG ENERGY STAR® Certified Refrigerators, HDTVs, Computer Monitors
ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., Mar. 18, 2014 /3BL Media/ - LG Electronics USA, an official NCAA Corporate Partner, will be back at the Men’s Final Four (April 5-7 in North Texas) to host its annual fan-favorite LG Coaches Cook-Off™ competition.
This year’s participants include Baylor University head coach Scott Drew and Texas A&M head coach Billy Kennedy, who will be helping North Texas elementary school coaches compete for a grant for their school to promote fitness, while receiving LG ENERGY STAR certified products for each of their schools.
NEW ORLEANS, March 19, 2012 /3BL Media/ - Local residents will soon have an opportunity to get rid of old TVs, computers and other electronic equipment in an environmentally sound manner – free of charge.
LOUISVILLE, Ky., Oct. 24, 2012 /3BL Media/PRNewswire/ - Northwestern Mutual today announced that more than $200,000 was donated toward the fight against pediatric cancer in Kentucky. This follows a week-long online auction of commemorative pieces of the floor on which the University of Kentucky (UK) basketball team won its eighth national championship last spring.