Five-Time PGA Tour Winner Continues Marketing Partnership With ADP
February 21, 2007 at 09:00 AM EST
Tom Lehman Continues Successful Partnership and Re-Signs With ADP
Automatic Data Processing, Inc. (NYSE: ADP) announced today that five-time PGA tour winner, Tom Lehman, has agreed to continue his successful marketing partnership with the company for two more years.
As part of the agreement, Lehman will be involved in ADP's marketing campaigns, appearing as a spokesperson and speaking at corporate events. He will also wear the ADP logo while competing. Lehman currently plays on the PGA Tour which hosts approximately 150 tournaments a year.
"We have enjoyed sharing in Tom's accomplishments as he continues to awe the public with his talent and charisma," said Michael Martone, Chief Operating Officer-elect, ADP. "From his exciting leadership as the Ryder Cup captain to the suspenseful end of the International last summer, we are proud to have Tom represent ADP on the pro golf tour. Tom's leadership, dedication, and integrity are qualities we value at ADP, and we look forward to sponsoring Tom again in the upcoming season."
Tom Lehman has been a leading PGA Tour pro and sports icon for more than 20 years. He has five PGA Tour victories, including an outstanding British Open Championship win in 1996 (course record 64 on Saturday of the Open). The three-time Ryder Cup member was honored by being named the 2006 Ryder Cup Captain. Lehman finished strong in 2004, posting four Top 10 finishes in his last five tournaments. Continuing his momentum from the previous year, Lehman started 2006 with two consecutive Top 10 finishes, and a second place win at the International.
"Over the past few years, it has been a pleasure to work with such a highly regarded industry leader like ADP," said Tom Lehman. "Through this sponsorship, I have enjoyed speaking at ADP events, representing them on the course, and sharing in their notable achievements. I look forward to continuing a successful partnership with the ADP team and working with them on several exciting marketing efforts this year."
Automatic Data Processing, Inc. (NYSE: ADP), with nearly $9 billion in revenues and more than 570,000 clients worldwide, is one of the largest providers of cost-effective transaction processing and information-based business solutions. For over 55 years, companies of all sizes have relied on ADP's industry expertise. For more information about ADP or to contact a local ADP sales office, visit the company's Web site at www.ADP.com.