News

Back to News
Goodridge teams up with Exeter Chiefs
Posted on: August 18th 2016
Section: Member news


Automotive manufacturer, Goodridge, is delighted to become a key sponsor of Aviva Premiership giants Exeter Chiefs for the 2016/17 season.

The Exeter-based company, who produce specialist fluid transfer components for brands such as Aston Martin and Bentley, as well as numerous rally and Moto-X teams, are now joining forces with Devons finest and will have their logo on the sleeve of all Chiefs playing and replica kit.

Having come on board as a sponsor two years ago, Goodridge is delighted to have secured the new, substantial agreement that has elevated the company to key partner status at the club who, last season, finished runners-up in the Premiership and also reached the last eight of the European Champions Cup for the first time.

Chief Executive of Europe, Middle East and Africa, Jon Hourihan,  said: "Goodridge first supported the Chiefs a few years ago and our sponsorship with them has grown steadily over that time. As a motorsport company that has its global headquarters in Exeter, becoming a key sponsor of the Chiefs is a natural step for our involvement in a sporting club that shares our passion for success. Goodridge is delighted to support the Chiefs and we look forward to seeing them continue to push the limits and perform even better this season."

Chiefs Corporate Sales Executive, Chris Bentley, said: "Being based here in Exeter there was an instant synergy with Goodridge. It's great to have Jon and his team on board for the 2016/17 season and share in our excitement in a season we believe will offer even more than the last."

This entry was posted in by . Bookmark this permalink.
News
Charity fundraiser offers rare chance to see comedy legend John Cleese in conversation

Comedy fans are in for a rare treat when John Cleese comes to Exeter to talk about his glittering career...

Read more
Stagecoach South West encourage passengers to start chatting

Let’s face the facts, January is tough. Dark days, cold nights and Christmas blues. That’s why Stagecoach South West has...

Read more
Exeter Futures Associates Programme unveils three emerging theatre makers as creative partners

Exeter Northcott Theatre has unveiled the three South West theatre makers who will create new work as part of its...

Read more