ATLANTA, Feb. 16, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The world famous Harlem Globetrotters announced today a three-year agreement with Corporate Travel Management Solutions (ctms Travel), making the award-winning travel management company the Globetrotters' preferred corporate travel partner.
"We couldn't be happier to have ctms Travel on board as our preferred corporate travel partner," said Globetrotters VP, Global Corporate Partnerships Karl Mawhinney. "Their dedication to their clients, outstanding customer service and high standard of integrity make ctms Travel a great addition."
As part of the partnership, ctms Travel will coordinate the Globetrotters' corporate travel needs, host game ball presentations at select performances and be involved in various other show elements during games on the Globetrotters' 2016 world tour, celebrating the team's 90th year.
"We're excited to partner with the Harlem Globetrotters," said Tom Osovitzki, ctms Travel's Chief Executive Officer. "As the Globetrotters' preferred corporate travel partner, ctms Travel is now part of the magic this amazing team of performers brings to events across North America."
The Globetrotters' are electrifying fans in over 260 cities across North America on their 2016 world tour. For more information, visit harlemglobetrotters.com.
The following are markets for which ctms Travel will be the presenting partner (game dates, times and locations subject to change):
Friday, Feb. 26 at the Abbotsford Centre (Abbotsford) at 7 p.m.
Saturday, Feb. 27 and Sunday, Feb. 28 at Pacific Coliseum (Vancouver), with both shows at 2 p.m.
Sunday, Feb. 28 at American Airlines Arena (Miami) at 4 p.m.
Monday, February 29 at FAU Arena (Boca Raton) at 7 p.m.
Thursday, March 31 at Memorial Auditorium (Kitchener) at 7 p.m.
Friday, April 1 at Barrie Molson Theatre (Barrie) at 7 p.m.
Saturday April 2 at the Hershey Centre (Mississauga) at 2 p.m. & 7 p.m.
Sunday, April 3 at Ricoh Coliseum (Toronto) at 2 p.m.
Tuesday April 12 at Peterborough Memorial Centre (Peterborough) at 7 p.m.
Wednesday, April 13 at the General Motors Centre (Oshawa) at 7 p.m.
Thursday, April 14 at Budweiser Garden (London) at 7 p.m.
Friday, April 15 at First Ontario Centre (Hamilton) 7 p.m.
About the Harlem Globetrotters
Celebrating 90 iconic years of providing smiles, sportsmanship and service to millions, The Harlem Globetrotters® are a worldwide icon, synonymous with one-of-a-kind family entertainment and great basketball skills. Throughout their history, the Original Harlem Globetrotters have showcased their iconic talents in 122 countries and territories on six continents, often breaking down cultural and societal barriers while providing fans with their first-ever basketball experience. Proud inductees of the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, the Globetrotters have entertained hundreds of millions of fans – among them popes, kings, queens, and presidents – over nine thrilling decades. Sponsored by World Vision, Greyhound Lines and Baden Sports, Harlem Globetrotters International, Inc. is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Herschend Enterprises, the largest family-owned themed entertainment company in the U.S. For the latest news and information about the Harlem Globetrotters, and to purchase tickets and team merchandise, visit the Globetrotters' official Web site: www.harlemglobetrotters.com.
About Corporate Travel Management Solutions
Corporate Travel Management Solutions (ctms) is an award winning business travel and event management company. Ranked number 231 on the 27th annual PROFIT 500, the definitive ranking of Canada's Fastest-Growing Companies, ctms offers a comprehensive range of integrated travel management services providing clients with the technology and service to manage their business travel with maximum efficiency. For more information about ctms, visit www.ctmstravel.com.
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