RR Donnelley Named LPGA's Official Print Provider
DAYTONA BEACH, FL—June 23, 2010—The LPGA (Ladies Professional Golf Association) announced today that RR Donnelley, the world's leading printing and integrated communications services company, will be a new partner, serving as "Official Print Provider of the LPGA." The Tour will utilize RR Donnelley's expertise to develop cost-effective solutions and programs for the LPGA and its tournaments.
"For nearly 150 years, RR Donnelley's innovation in the printing business has kept them at the forefront of integrated communications, so we're pleased that they want to join us as we embark on plans to grow and enhance the LPGA," said Commission Mike Whan. "We're proud to be a resilient association, 60 years and counting, that strives like RR Donnelley to look for ways to stay on the cutting edge. I'm particularly pleased that they will be working so closely with our tournament partners worldwide."
With capabilities ranging from ticketing fulfillment to on-course signage, RR Donnelley's global capabilities will provide options and consistency for LPGA tournaments including The Solheim Cup, the most prestigious team event in women's professional golf.
"We are proud and delighted to be associated with the LPGA and its superb tradition of creating opportunities for women to excel in venues on and apart from the golf course," said Thomas J. Quinlan III, RR Donnelley's President and Chief Executive Officer. "We look forward to using our extensive array of digital and conventional printing resources as we work with the LPGA and its tournament partners to support their exceptional brands. Our unique platform is an ideal match for the challenging events that demand the fastest cycle times and the most precise execution."
A Fortune 500 company, RR Donnelley is headquartered in Chicago with manufacturing operations in North America, South America, Asia and Europe. The company provides customers internationally with integrated solutions that draw on its innovative proprietary digital production resources and online systems and its capabilities that include commercial printing, labels and forms, direct response, financial printing, print fulfillment, business process outsourcing, logistics services, digital photography and content and database management.