Monday October 5, 2015
Toronto, Canada – The Canadian Hockey League is proud to announce a new partnership with Lennox, the Official Heating and Cooling Partner of the Canadian Hockey League.
With the 2015-16 season newly underway, the three-year partnership provides Lennox the opportunity to connect with CHL fans across the country with teams in 52 Canadian communities that represent 46% of the population. Fans can expect to see the partnership develop at each of the CHL’s National Events that include the CHL Canada/Russia Series, BMO CHL/NHL Top Prospects Game, and the MasterCard Memorial Cup through the 2017-2018 season.
Fans will also see Lennox incorporated into CHL national broadcasts on Sportsnet throughout the regular season and playoffs as part of Friday Night Hockey beginning in November, and on Sunday afternoons beginning in January prior to the popular Rogers Hometown Hockey.
“The Canadian Hockey League is a perfect fit for Lennox Industries Inc. to build even stronger relationships within our local communities,” said Lennox District Manager – Eastern Canada, Rick Bastmeyer. “Our dedication to trusted partnerships along with providing the most innovative and highest quality products, programs and training to win in the market place is what we do. This is similar to CHL’s commitment to Canada’s #1 sport and has proven this over the years in developing some of the world’s finest hockey players.”
“The CHL sponsorship is an exciting new partnership that provides broad media reach and local area exposure,” said Publicis Account Director, Blaise Ambrose. “The CHL footprint mirrors our strong dealer base in Canada. Our history and dedication to innovation and home comfort solutions match the CHL’s commitment to growing the sport of hockey in Canada. We are thrilled to be working with the CHL.”
“The Canadian Hockey League is proud to welcome Lennox Industries Inc. to the CHL family of partners,” said CHL President, David Branch. “Lennox’s commitment to building strong relationships with the communities throughout our country is a value shared by the CHL.”
About Lennox Industries
Lennox Industries is a leading provider of customized home heating, cooling and indoor air quality products that are designed to deliver customized comfort, efficiency and functionality, with the most innovative and reliable features available. Lennox has been honored four times by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the Department of Energy as an ENERGY STAR Manufacturing Partner of the Year for its outstanding contribution to developing and promoting energy-efficient products. For more information about Lennox home comfort products, visit http://www.lennox.com, call 1-800-9-LENNOX, or find us on Facebook, Twitter or Google+.
About the Canadian Hockey League:
The Canadian Hockey League is the world’s largest development hockey league with 52 Canadian and eight American teams participating in the Ontario Hockey League, Quebec Major Junior Hockey League and Western Hockey League. CHL players graduate from high school at a rate higher than the Canadian national average. More than nine million fans annually attend CHL games during the regular season, playoffs and at the MasterCard Memorial Cup. The CHL is the number one supplier of talent to the National Hockey League (NHL) and Canadian Interuniversity Sport (CIS).