Firm to be integral in launch of great occasion
Business property insurer FM International has expanded its engagement with skilled golf by sponsoring high Girls Skilled Golf Affiliation (LPGA) golfer and New England native, Megan Khang, by means of the 2024 and 2025 seasons.
Khang, 26, has earned acclaim on the LPGA Tour with 38 profession high 10 finishes since her debut in 2016, together with her first Tour victory on the 2023 CPKC Ladies’s Open in Canada and a third-place end on the LPGA Drive On Championship in Florida this January. Residing simply 60 miles from FM International’s Rhode Island headquarters, her New England roots deepen the importance of the partnership.
The collaboration aligns with FM International’s dedication to the game, underscored by its introduction of the FM International Championship – an LPGA event set to debut from August 29 to September 1, 2024, at TPC Boston in Norton, Massachusetts, USA. The occasion is poised to function the biggest prize pool for any LPGA Tour occasion outdoors of the majors and tour championship.
Commenting on the sponsorship, Khang highlighted the shared values between her and the insurer.
“I’m thrilled to hitch the FM International crew. We share a perception in arduous work, resilience, and striving for excellence,” she stated. “We each perceive the significance of evaluating and decreasing danger – and shortly rebounding from adversity – whether or not it’s a pure hazard threatening a enterprise or group or a hazard on the golf course that would disrupt my sport.”
Malcolm Roberts, president and CEO of FM International, praised Khang as a really perfect companion to advertise girls’s skilled golf in New England.
“We couldn’t consider a greater companion to assist us deliver girls’s skilled golf again to New England,” he stated. “Megan brings a deep dedication to excellence and arduous work each on and off the golf course, and we look ahead to working collectively to boost consciousness of our shared values and leverage our partnership to present again to our communities.”
2024 FM International Championship
The sponsorship entails Khang carrying FM International’s brand on her attire and taking part in varied firm occasions all year long, together with competing on the 2024 FM International Championship.
The 2024 FM International Championship will mark the LPGA Tour’s first return to New England because the 2004 US Ladies’s Open and its first look within the higher Boston space since 1997, signalling a major second for golf within the area.
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