make WWAY your homepage  Become a fan on facebook  Follow us on twitter  Receive RSS Newsfeeds  MEMBERS: Register | Login

Jordan agrees to first Charlotte endorsement deal

READ MORE:
jordannba.jpg

CHARLOTTE, NC (AP) -- Bobcats owner Michael Jordan has agreed to his first endorsement deal with a Charlotte-based business, partnering with team sponsors Presbyterian Healthcare and Novant Health.

Jordan has several national endorsement deals, but this is his first in Charlotte since becoming an NBA owner.

It is part of an agreement that renews and enhances the existing eight-year partnership between the two organizations. It also allows the companies to utilize Jordan's famous name in advertising, including television and print.

Jordan says he proud to have the companies as part of the Bobcats family, adding, "I've seen the level of care and commitment that the doctors and staff of Presbyterian Healthcare have shown our players and our entire organization."

(Copyright 2012 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)

Disclaimer: Comments posted on this, or any story are opinions of those people posting them, and not the views or opinions of WWAY NewsChannel 3, its management or employees. You can view our comment policy here.

»

Reply

The content of this field is kept private and will not be shown publicly.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.

More information about formatting options

To prevent automated spam submissions leave this field empty.
CAPTCHA
Please re-enter the code shown in the image below.