HP Byron Nelson Championship and MosquitoNix® Announce Sponsorship to Ensure a Safe and Fun Mosquito-Controlled Golf Tournament
CARROLLTON, TX - (Marketwired - Apr 24, 2013) - HP Byron Nelson Championship officials and MosquitoNix® announced today that MosquitoNix, the nation's leader in mosquito control and mosquito misting systems, will be the official mosquito control provider of the 2013 HP Byron Nelson Championship.
MosquitoNix will provide players, golf fans and volunteers with mosquito-controlled environments around the hospitality areas on the 14th, 16th, 17th and 18th holes, as well as the Championship Way entrance and the Pavilion. During the 2013 Nelson, each of these areas will receive periodic QuickNix™ treatments. QuickNix™ is MosquitoNix's three-step program that includes fogging, granules and larvicide applications.
"MosquitoNix's 2013 Nelson sponsorship allows us to present a fun and nuisance-free mosquito-controlled environment for the players, golf fans and volunteers during the Championship week," said Dan O'Neal, chairman & CEO of FEMO Group Franchise System, MosquitoNix's parent company. "Providing a fun and bug free outdoor experience is what MosquitoNix is all about. We are proud that our brand is trusted by Salesmanship Club officials to keep their tournament mosquito free."
Golf fans are encouraged to visit MosquitoNix kiosks during the Championship week, to learn more about mosquito control and MosquitoNix services, and get a pair of promotional sunglasses.
"We share a passion for fun outdoor experiences with MosquitoNix," said Jon Drago, tournament director. "This sponsorship allows players, golf fans and our volunteers to experience the tournament without worrying about mosquitoes."
The 2013 HP Byron Nelson Championship will be played May 13-19 at the TPC Four Seasons Resort Las Colinas in Irving, Texas.
MosquitoNix, a division of FEMO Group Franchise System, is the nation's leader in mosquito misting systems, servicing tens of thousands of customers in more than 400 U.S. cities and 14 countries. MosquitoNix offers installed misting systems and ongoing barrier treatments called QuickNix™, using effective solutions to eliminate flying, biting insects such as mosquitoes, no-see ums, flies, fleas, and ticks. MosquitoNix empowers customers to protect their families against mosquitoes and enjoy their outdoor lifestyles. An industry expert, MosquitoNix focuses on customer service and manufactures its own systems. Learn more at www.MosquitoNix.com.
About the HP Byron Nelson Championship
The HP Byron Nelson Championship has been a premier event on the PGA TOUR since 1968. Dallas' biggest sports attraction and most anticipated social event of the spring is also the most financially successful charity event on the PGA TOUR, raising over $127 million for children and families served by Salesmanship Club Youth and Family Centers. Join us May 13-19, 2012 at the Four Seasons Resort Las Colinas in Irving, Texas. Learn more at hpbnc.org.
About Salesmanship Club Youth and Family Centers
Salesmanship Club Youth and Family Centers is changing the odds for at-risk and troubled kids and families in North Texas. Funds raised at the HP Byron Nelson Championship support Salesmanship Club's work in improving inner-city education and providing counseling and other therapeutic services to troubled kids. Learn more at salesmanshipclub.org.
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