Red Bull sponsors 2015 European Games Red Bull, the world’s leading manufacturer of energy drinks, with a presence in 166 countries across the world, will bring the company’s unique mix of revitalising beverages and social media expertise to the first ever European Games, according to Baku 2015 Organising Committee. Red Bull’s social media channels, considered as global leaders in content and social marketing, will run a number of social media activations on a regional basis from now until the Games to support Baku 2015. Red Bull will focus their activities around a number of sports that are less well-known in Azerbaijan to help build awareness locally. These sports include Canoe Sprint, Beach Volleyball, Cycling (Road, BMX and Mountain Bike), Beach Soccer, 3x3 Basketball and Fencing. Red Bull will provide in-venue spectator entertainment, such as providing access to their range of outstanding DJs. Red Bull will also deliver entertainment for athletes in the Athletes Village. Simon Clegg, Chief Operating Officer of Baku 2015, said: “Red Bull is a globally recognised brand who will bring their distinctive style to the first ever European Games. They also boast an excellent track record of delivering successful events in Azerbaijan. They join other renowned international and Azerbaijani brands partnering and supporting this exciting addition to the sporting calendar.” Red Bull have experience in organising and promoting events in Azerbaijan, most recently in 2014 by hosting the Thre3style world DJ championship final and the Flying Bach adaptation of Johann Sebastian Bach. Both events were the final legs of world tours and were sold out in Baku on multiple nights.
Nestlé signs deal with 2015 European Games Baku 2015 European Games has today signed an agreement with Nestlé Azerbaijan to serve as the Official Confectionery Supplier of this summer’s inaugural event.<p>Under the terms of the deal, the world’s largest nutrition company will supply coffee, confectionery and cereal bars, which will be made available to spectators at all European Games venues.<p>The Nestlé brands covered by the deal include KIT KAT, LION, NESTLÉ FITNESS and NESCAFÉ. <p>Mr. Simon Clegg, Chief Operating Officer of Baku 2015, said: “Nestlé is a globally recognised brand, and will be valuable supplier to the first ever European Games. <p>“The company joins other renowned international and Azerbaijani brands partnering with the Games and supporting this exciting addition to the sporting calendar.”<p>Nestlé Azerbaijan becomes the ninth Official Supporter of the Games – joining Azersun Holding, Bazarstore, McDonald’s Azerbaijan, Milla, Motorola Solutions, NAZ, Sitecore and Tickethour.<p>As a service to our readers, Around the Rings will provide verbatim texts of selected press releases issued by Olympic-related organizations, federations, businesses and sponsors.<p>These press releases appear as sent to Around the Rings and are not edited for spelling, grammar or punctuation. <p>20 Years at #1: Your best source of news about the Olympics is www.aroundtherings.com, for subscribers only