The National Lacrosse League has announced Western Union as an official partner for the 2015 NLL season. The partnership is highlighted by Western Union’s marketing activation on the league’s broadcast television platform along with digital and social media. In addition, NLL players will be featured in Western Union commercials airing throughout the season.
“We’re pleased to welcome Western Union as an official partner of the National Lacrosse League,” said NLL Commissioner George Daniel. “It’s exciting to have the support of such a strong global brand helping to promote the growth of the league and sport.”
The Western Union commercials will include stories from Colorado Mammoth forward Drew Westervelt, a six-year NLL veteran who played collegiately at UMBC, along with Minnesota Swarm transition player David Earl, who played NCAA lacrosse at Notre Dame and now enters his fourth year in the league.
Watch Westervelt talk about family support by clicking here.
Watch Earl recall his family’s big assist by clicking here.
About Western Union
The Western Union Company is a leader in global payment services. Together with its Vigo, Orlandi Valuta, Pago Facil and Western Union Business Solutions branded payment services, Western Union provides consumers and businesses with fast, reliable and convenient ways to send and receive money around the world, to send payments and to purchase money orders. As of September 30, 2014, the Western Union, Vigo and Orlandi Valuta branded services were offered through a combined network of over 500,000 agent locations in 200 countries and territories and over 100,000 ATMs and kiosks. In 2013, The Western Union Company completed 242 million consumer-to-consumer transactions worldwide, moving $82 billion of principal between consumers, and 459 million business payments. For more information, visit www.westernunion.com.
Photo by Scott Pierson.