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Toshiba announced as official TV Supplier for Australian Open 2013

14 November 2012

TOSHIBA TVs TAKES CENTRE COURT WITH AUSTRALIAN OPEN SPONSORSHIP

Sydney, AUSTRALIA – 14 November 2012. As the Grand Slam® of Asia-Pacific prepares to take its first serve, Toshiba (Australia) Pty Limited has been named as official TV Supplier for Australian Open 2013 and Australian Open Series tournaments, the Apia International Sydney and the Brisbane International.

Toshiba will supply a range of its latest TVs for use in public viewing areas, player and administration zones and corporate boxes. As part of the sponsorship deal Toshiba branding will be displayed on court at each of the international events.

“It’s exciting to have the chance to be part of one of Australia’s most iconic sporting events,” said Mariana Thomas, National Marketing Manager, Toshiba (Australia) Pty Limited.

“This sponsorship is a great opportunity to showcase a number of our TVs, making sure patrons don’t miss a second of the grand slam action – even when they step away from their seats,” Ms Thomas added.,” he said.

Toshiba will supply the Tournament with many 23” DL and HL TVs as well as 40” RL and 46” HL series LED TVs.

“Tennis Australia is very pleased to announce Toshiba as the Official Television Supplier of the Australian Open, Apia International Sydney and Brisbane International,” Tennis Australia’s Director – Commercial Steve Ayles said.

“We are excited to welcome another quality brand to our sponsor family.”

Australian Open 2013 will take place in Melbourne from 14 - 27 January, 2013, the Brisbane International will run from 30 December - 6 January, 2013 and the Apia International Sydney from 6–12 January, 2013.