- Yachting News
- No comments
Nicholson Yachts Joins With Volvo Car Open Tennis
CHARLESTON, SC: The Charleston office of Nicholson Yachts is preparing to welcome pro tennis’ most highly touted women players as they descend on Daniel Island for the Volvo Cars Open, April 2 – 10.
CHARLESTON, SC: The Charleston office of Nicholson Yachts is preparing to welcome pro tennis’ most highly touted women players as they descend on Daniel Island for the Volvo Cars Open, April 2 – 10. This will be the second time Nicholson Yachts — brokers for charters and sales of luxury private yachts — has assumed a role in this popular sporting event to be televised on ESPN and ESPNU during the week’s events.
The Volvo Cars Open is truly an international event for the Charleston area, with players and fans attending from across the globe. The tournament averages 90,000 attendees each year and reaches more than 10 million television viewers worldwide. Nicholson Yachts’ role in the tournament as a participating sponsor, comes after a pivotal change in the title sponsorship.
This year, Nicholson is pleased to participate with the tournament’s new title sponsor — Volvo Cars — as well as with Meredith Corporation (publishers of Family Circle Magazine), the City of Charleston, Salon Pas, Suntrust Bank, and Daniel Island.
Angelique Kerber, the 2015 Family Circle Cup champion,....
Nicholson Yachts and Volvo Cars Tennis, are a perfect fit according to the yacht company’s CEO. From the moss-laden trees of South Carolina to the aquamarine seas of the globe where yachts of all budgets and sizes dot the horizons, sports and yachting compliment the aesthetics of the historic City of Charleston. Karen Kelly Shea, Nicholson Yachts’ CEO, said, “Partnering with this classic event was a perfect fit for our company. We look forward to growing our partnership through the years and exposing our many yachting clients to world class tennis in one of the world’s most beautiful locations, Daniel Island and Charleston, SC.”