Caption: Digicel Fiji’s commercial director Andrew Skelton signs the deal with FBC. Photo: SUPPLIED.
By SATISH NARAIN of Digicel Fiji
Wednesday 6th November – Digicel Fiji has renewed a major sponsorship deal for another year with the Fiji Broadcasting Corporation today.
Into its third year now, Digicel Fiji will sponsor News & Sports bulletins on FBC stations, Mirchi FM, Bula FM, Gold FM and 2Day FM.
FBC’s chief financial officer, Vimlesh Sagar said, ”we’re delighted to work with Digicel Fiji and are happy that they have renewed this contract.”
Digicel Fiji’s commercial director, Andrew Skelton said that they were happy to support FBC who are a strong media partner.
“We are happy to be given the offer to carry on with the sponsorship,” said Skelton.
“We receive great value from this sponsorship and we know that radio makes a difference when it comes to reaching a target audience and with FBC we are confident we’ll be able to do that.”
Digicel Group Limited is a leading global communications provider with operations in 31 markets in the Caribbean, Central America and Asia Pacific. After 12 years of operation, total investment to date stands at over US$4.5 billion worldwide. The company is renowned for delivering best value, best service and best network.
Digicel is the lead sponsor of Caribbean, Central American and Pacific sports teams, including the Special Olympics teams throughout these regions. Digicel sponsors the West Indies cricket team and is also the title sponsor of the Digicel Caribbean Cup. In the Pacific, Digicel is the proud sponsor of several national rugby teams and also sponsors the Vanuatu cricket team. Digicel also runs a host of community-based initiatives across its markets and has set up Digicel Foundations in Jamaica, Haiti and Papua New Guinea which focus on educational, cultural and social development programs.
Digicel is incorporated in Bermuda and its markets comprise: Anguilla, Antigua & Barbuda, Aruba, Barbados, Bermuda, Bonaire, the British Virgin Islands, the Cayman Islands, Curacao, Dominica, El Salvador, Fiji, French Guiana, Grenada, Guadeloupe, Guyana, Haiti, Jamaica, Martinique, Nauru, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Samoa, St Kitts & Nevis, St. Lucia, St. Vincent & the Grenadines, Suriname, Tonga, Trinidad & Tobago, Turks & Caicos and Vanuatu. Digicel also has coverage in St. Martin and St. Barts in the Caribbean.
Visit www.digicelgroup.com for more information.