Glenmorangie Tees Off Relationship With World Golf Hall Of Fame Icon Sir Nick Faldo

Glenmorangie Tees Off Relationship With World Golf Hall Of Fame Icon Sir Nick

PR Newswire

NEW YORK, Jan. 21, 2013

NEW YORK, Jan. 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Glenmorangie, Scotland's favorite
single malt Scotch whisky, announced a one-year association with legendary
golfer Sir Nick Faldo today. With career highlights including six major
championship wins, eleven consecutive Ryder Cup appearances and 98 weeks spent
at the top of the rankings as the world's No. 1 golfer, Sir Nick Faldo is
widely regarded as the most successful British golfer in history and of course
in the UK. Sir Nick Faldo was knighted in 2009.

"This partnership recognizes the exceptional stature of Sir Nick Faldo and the
leading role he has played in forging golf's global appeal and the influence
that he continues to wield through his successful US and global broadcasting
career," said Brian Cox, Vice President of Glenmorangie in the U.S.
"Glenmorangie's 169-year legacy has been defined by an elite group of skilled
craftsmen who created this 'unnecessarily well made' single malt Scotch whisky
and Sir Nick embodies this commitment to perfection and we are honored to
partner with him."

As Glenmorangie's new ambassador, Faldo will work closely with the brand
throughout 2013, making guest appearances at consumer and trade events
including Glenmorangie's presence as the official Spirit of the Open at the
2013 Open Championship at Muirfield, Scotland. Sir Nick will also collaborate
in various CRM initiatives and the two parties will collaborate on a number of
charitable initiatives.

"I am very proud to continue to work with Glenmorangie, which I have always
regarded as the best single malt Scotch whisky and a leader in its field,"
said Faldo. Glenmorangie's relationship with Faldo is the brand's latest
initiative to connect aficionados of premiere single malt Scotch whisky and

Glenmorangie has leveraged its involvement with America's 27 million golfers
to become the fastest growing single malt whisky in the U.S. for the third
year in a row. Glenmorangie has also recently received tremendous industry
accolades recognizing both its rising popularity but also its heritage and
undisputed product excellence, including Scotch Whisky and Distillery of the
Year from the San Francisco World Spirits Competition in 2010, Wine
Enthusiast's Distiller of the Year at the 2011 Wine Star Awards and in 2012
Glenmorangie was named a Hot Prospect brand by Impact, the highly respected
industry source of reference.

Perhaps the greatest recent accolade has been the award of the prestigious
title of "Distiller of the Year" this year from the International Wine and
Spirits Competition (IWSC) in London where Glenmorangie has consistently won
more "Gold Best in Class" medals than any other single malt over the past six

About Glenmorangie
Glenmorangie originates in the Scottish Highlands where, at the Glenmorangie
Distillery, it is distilled in the tallest malt whisky stills in Scotland,
expertly matured in the finest oak casks, and perfected by the 16 Men of Tain.
The distillery was founded in 1843 and is renowned as a pioneer in the whisky
industry, uniting tradition with innovation. Glenmorangie was awarded the
prestigious title of "Distiller of the Year" in 2011 by Wine Enthusiast and
"Distillery of the Year" at the 2010 San Francisco World Spirits Competition,.
Today, the company is one of the most renowned and innovative distillers and
marketers of Scotch whisky brands worldwide and is part of Moet Hennessy, the
wine and spirits division of Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton (LVMH). Headquartered
in Edinburgh, Scotland, the company produces two main single malt brands –
Glenmorangie Single Highland Malt Whisky and Ardbeg Single Islay Malt. Visit for additional information.

SOURCE Glenmorangie

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