Manchester United Legends Meet Fans in Singapore with Epson
Singapore, 2 March 2017 – Epson, a global technology leader in printing, visual communications and digital imaging, hosted Manchester United legends Quinton Fortune and Ronny Johnsen to meet fans in Singapore today. The closed-door session, held at The Bank Bar, was attended by 50 invited fans from Manchester United Supporters Club Singapore and selected Epson Singapore Facebook fans. An aspiring youth footballer from SportCares also had the opportunity to glean football tips from the legends.
The legends kicked off the event by using the Epson EB-1430Wi interactive, ultra-short-throw projector to sign their names. Epson’s PM310 and PM245 PictureMate printers were also on hand to provide on-site printing services for fans to bring home photographs from the event.
In line with Epson Singapore’s Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) focus on youth development, a sharing session between the legends and 18-year old Pravin Raj, ActiveSG Football Academy Assistant Coach and SportCares youth,was conducted on stage. The legends shared tips on how to be a better footballer no matter which position they play in.
Epson has been a global sponsor and Official Office Equipment Partner of Manchester United F.C since 2010. The sponsorship sees Epson’s wide array of imaging and printing products including its business inkjet printers, scanners and projectors used at Manchester United’s home stadium and training facilities.
“We are happy to have this opportunity to delight our fans and Manchester United supporters. Epson is constantly on the look-out for opportunities to inspire youths to dare to dream and excel. I hope that by meeting and hearing from the Legends in person, Pravin will be motivated to pursue his passion for football and achieve great success,” said Ms. Tan May Lin, Epson Singapore’s General Manager (Sales, Marketing & Customer Service Division).
A delighted Pravin said, “I am a big fan of the Manchester United team, and being able to meet the legends is a dream come true. They gave me valuable advice that will guide me to become a better player and coach.”
More information about Epson, its products and CSR initiatives are available on www.epson.com.sg.
Epson is a global technology leader dedicated to connecting people, things and information with its original efficient, compact and precision technologies. With a lineup that ranges from inkjet printers and digital printing systems to 3LCD projectors, smart glasses, sensing systems and industrial robots, the company is focused on driving innovations and exceeding customer expectations in inkjet, visual communications, wearables and robotics.
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Since 1982, Epson has developed a strong presence across major markets in Southeast Asia. Led by the regional headquarters Epson Singapore, Epson’s business in Southeast Asia spans an extensive network of 11 countries with a comprehensive infrastructure of close to 500 service outlets, 7 Epson solution centres and 7 manufacturing facilities. http://www.epson.com.sg
About Epson Singapore
Epson is the world's leader in digital imaging solutions. The company’s Singapore operation is also the Regional Headquarters of Seiko Epson Corporation. The company markets and supports Epson printers, scanners, projectors, electronic devices including liquid crystal displays, semiconductors and system devices in South East and South Asia. http://www.epson.com.sg
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Epson is the world's leader in digital imaging solutions. The company’s Singapore operation is also the Regional Headquarters of Seiko Epson Corporation. The company markets and supports Epson printers, scanners, projectors, electronic devices including liquid crystal displays, semiconductors and system devices in South East and South Asia. www.epson.com.sg