” RAM always looks for sponsors who are as dedicated to benefitting the running and charitable communities as we are. In MB Financial, we found a perfect match since giving back is a priority for them, too.” Steve Ginsburg, CEO, RAM
Chicago, IL (PRWEB)
June 29, 2017
RAM Racing, the nation’s premiere race production company, will partner with MB Financial Bank to deliver the naming rights to RAM’s flagship race, the newly christened “MB Chicago Hot Chocolate 15k/5k”. The bank also becomes the exclusive presenting partner for eight popular races in RAM Racing’s 2017 Chicago Racing Series. The sponsorship marks the first time in RAM’s history it has secured naming rights or a multi-event presenting partner.
“This is a great partnership for our two Chicago-based companies,” said Steve Ginsburg, RAM’s CEO, “because our philosophies are so similar. RAM always looks for sponsors who are as dedicated to benefitting the running and charitable communities as we are. In MB Financial, we found a perfect match since giving back is a priority for them, too.”
Rob Gilland, MB Financial’s Chief Marketing Officer, commented that “We are drawn to the RAM races because each event benefits a different local charity. MB is committed to making our local communities better places to live and work and with the Chicago-centric race series, we are able to help make a difference in neighborhoods across the hometown we share with RAM.”
The Chicago RAM race series, including the MB Chicago Hot Chocolate 5k/15k, attract over an estimated 200,000 participants and spectators annually. From families to young active singles, and from avid runners to casual joggers and walkers, MB and RAM will both entertain and introduce these runners to a number of local…