Underscoring its long-standing support for our military, United Rentals, Inc. – the largest equipment rental company in the world and a PGA TOUR Official Marketing Partner as the “Official Equipment Rental Supplier of the PGA TOUR” – continues to express gratitude to those who proudly serve our country by conducting a variety of military-focused programs during select PGA TOUR tournaments in 2020.
Among the programs, United Rentals will serve as Presenting Sponsor of the Patriots’ Outpost military-exclusive hospitality chalets at five tournaments, providing guests with an opportunity to share camaraderie with other military members and enjoy complimentary food and beverages while watching all the tournament action with premium views. They include THE PLAYERS Championship; the WGC – FedEx St. Jude Invitational; THE NORTHERN TRUST; the TOUR Championship; and the Charles Schwab Cup Championship.
In addition, the company will sponsor the Birdies for the Brave Military Caddie Program at four tournaments in 2020, providing up to 20 active duty military members at each event with the unique opportunity to caddie for TOUR players on the designated military appreciation hole during the Pro-Am.
“As part of our unwavering commitment to support those who proudly serve our country as well as the courageous families who stand behind them every step of the way, it’s a privilege to join with the PGA TOUR in expressing our gratitude during tournaments this season,” said Chris Cox, United Rentals’ senior national sports and entertainment manager. “We hope these amazing American heroes know how much we appreciate their service and sacrifice.”
Named as an “employer of choice” for transitioning military members and veterans by Military Times and a G.I. Jobs Top 100 Military-Friendly Employers and Military Spouse Employers for 2016, United Rentals employs more than 13,000 people at more than 900 branches across the U.S. and Canada. In the U.S., more than 13% of whom are veterans or veteran spouses. The company serves customers in the construction and industrial sectors with equipment rentals, new and used equipment sales, safety training and 24-7 support. For more information, visit www.UnitedRentals.com/careers.
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