Golf News for Tuesday, November 13, 2012 | Tournaments

Corporate League Qatar launches inaugural Golf Championship

DOHA, Qatar -- Launching of Corporate League Qatar - Golf Championship
Aligned with Qatar Government's Strategy, Network Advertising & Events in collaboration with Qatar Golf Association and Qatar Olympics Committee, had the honor to launch the 1st ever the biggest, most serious and unprecedented sporting event to hit Qatar's corporate scene "Corporate League Qatar- Golf Championship".

Press conference has been held yesterday in Doha Golf club in which the attendance of senior officials from Qatar Golf Association, Network Advertising & Events and The Exclusive Media Partners "Qatar Today & T Qatar Magazines" has launched "Corporate League Qatar - Golf Championship" as a first corporate league.

"Corporate League Qatar-Golf Tournament" which will be held in 23rd - 24th of November 2012 and going to be held in "Doha Golf Club" is going to be great opportunity for the corporate to inspire their employees to be healthy and fit. It promotes team spirit, fitness and fun providing a balance of work and play.

Speaking about the partnership, Qatar Golf Association Executive Director Mr. Mohamed Faisal Al-Naimi expressed his delights by saying "We are very happy to bring such a unique Event to the business of Qatar. The event will attract more people to a game that has been known as "Elite Game" since it was established on 29/10/1991 in Qatar. Sport is an essential component of Qatar's National Vision 2030 as it will be hosting Fifa World Cup 2022". He also added that such events also provide great opportunity for the people to know more about Golf Game.

Mr. Fahd Nasser Al-Naimi, Qatar Golf Association General Secretary further added "Qatar Golf Association, since its establishment was focusing in the development of Qatari Golf and that through holding and hosting many events. We believe this kind of event will definitely linger in the minds of the corporate professionals for a long time and motivate them to be a part of it every year".

Speaking About golf, announced Mr. Fahd Al-Naimi "After an absence of more than a century, golf will return as an Olympic sport in 2016 and 2020 along with rugby sevens following their approval by the International Olympic Committee membership during the IOC's 121st Session. They will be part of the Olympic Program in Rio de Janeiro, which was selected as the host city for the 2016 Games by the IOC. Golf was last an Olympic sport at the 1904 Games in St. Louis, Mo., when the United States and Canada were the only two competing countries."

Shabrawi Khater, the Managing Director of Network Advertising & Events, expressed a moment of delight and announced "We, Network Advertising & Events has a great honor to be the organizer of such a unique Event in collaboration with Qatar Golf Association & Qatar Olympic Committee who give a great support to us"

Added, Mr. Khater "Behind "Corporate League Qatar" is a team with years of experience who sat together to plan for such an event. Our aim is to have over 320 players who will be playing for 2 days and bring along with them their family. We are going to do our best to make Corporate League Qatar to be recognized as a power for a fun team building and future networking thereby forming a base for mutually beneficial relationships both in business and in personal satisfactions. We also are supporting the event with a special website: along with face book page: and twitter account:"

About the event, Rehab Moustafa, Network Advertising & Events, Sports Events Manager quoted "Corporate League Qatar is not only a tournament that will inspire employees to be healthy and fit and promotes team spirit, it will also provide fun balance of work and play in corporate. It will also attract the non golfers as we are going to have fun zone in Doha Golf Club which will be providing different activities for different type of people and different ages. The fun zone will give a chance to the sponsors to participate with their products and their own activities for the participants and their families"

"We believe that "Corporate League Qatar flame will carry on in the mind, body and heart of the whole business community embedding an inspiration to participate in the biggest and most challenging corporate sporting event set in the highest standards every game season" Added Rehab Moustafa.

Ravi Raman, Vice President - Oryx Advertising Co. the exclusive media partners, announced "We are pleased to be associated with this first of its kind event. Golf is certainly a great sport for networking and we found Corporate League Qatar to be in perfect sync with our titles Qatar Today & T Qatar. The readers of both these magazines are affluent and at senior levels. I am sure both the participants and spectators would enjoy it thoroughly".

About Network Advertising & Events:
Network Advertising and Events is a full-service Media & Events company and one of the leading out-of-home and In-Mall Media developer in the country, with expertise in Events Management & Production, Brand Activation & customer Engagement, Sponsorship Management, Digital & Social Media, Creative and Designs.

Our clients are proof of Network's uncompromising adherence to high standards. They are a testament to Network's commitment to high quality marketing communication products and services. We have developed and are managing In-Mall media at City Center Doha, we have developed media in the first and only water park in the country, and we hold the exclusive rights for the media sales in both the locations, some of our clients and projects includes Qtel, Vodafone, Al Meera, Canon, Nivea, Qatar Marine Festival, Sea Giant Sculptures, Mini Golf, BossaBall, Holiday Bonanza, Back to School Events, City Center Doha Ramadan Decoration, FIFA 2010 World Cup broadcast event in City Center Doha.

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