The Organising Committee of the Commonwealth Youth Games is delighted to announce that The Sefton Group has signed up to become a partner sponsor for the 2011 Commonwealth Youth Games offering sponsorship of £20,000.
The Sefton Group plc is the Island’s premier Hospitality and Leisure Group encompassing many of the most prominent brand names on the Isle of Man in the hospitality and leisure sectors such as the Sefton Hotel, the Palace Hotel & Casino, the Sefton Express Hotel and the Palace Cinema. The Group activities also extend into commercial property, with a number of Island landmark buildings belonging to its portfolio, and is active in the construction industry through Parkinson Ltd, one of the Island’s oldest building firms. The Group employs around 400 staff on the Island across its core business interests, is a Manx company that has been under public ownership since 1923 and is an active contributor to the local economy through its significant supply chain. Sefton Group plc provides regular charitable donations to a number of worthwhile causes on the Island and is proud to be a principle sponsor of the Commonwealth Youth Games 2011.”
The Games will take place on the Isle of Man from 7th to 13th September 2011. Mr Geoff Karran, Chairman and Games Director said “Thank you to the Sefton Group plc for agreeing to sponsor our event, we are pleased to welcome such a prominent company on board. Thank you also to the CYG2011 Sponsorship Committee for all their hard work in securing our eighth principle sponsors and who continue to seek sponsorship opportunities for this prestigious event”.