TAG HEUER ANNOUNCES INDIA'S MOTOR RACING PRODIGY AND FORMULA ONE DRIVER KARUN CHANDHOK AS ITS NEW BRAND AMBASSADOR New Delhi, 11 May 2010--- TAG Heuer, the worldwide leader in luxury sports watches and chronographs, is pleased to announce...
TAG HEUER ANNOUNCES INDIA'S MOTOR RACING PRODIGY AND FORMULA ONE DRIVER KARUN CHANDHOK AS ITS NEW BRAND AMBASSADOR
New Delhi, 11 May 2010--- TAG Heuer, the worldwide leader in luxury sports watches and chronographs, is pleased to announce India's motor racing prodigy and Formula One driver, Karun Chandhok as its latest Brand Ambassador.
Chandhok will make his first official appearance as the TAG Heuer brand ambassador on the 19th of May in New Delhi at TAG Heuer's 150 years anniversary celebration event.
Having made it to Formula One, the highest level of motor sport, by joining Hispania F1 team in 2010 at a young age of 26, Karun Chandhok epitomizes immense talent.
TAG Heuer, a brand that has always been synonymous with some of the best and the most accomplished names in the world of sports and glamour, has yet again remained true to its brand philosophy by signing on the accomplished sports star. Sharing the same values of commitment and performance, Karun Chandhok, is an ideal fit with TAG Heuer.
Speaking on the occasion, Mr. Jean-Christophe Babin, President & CEO, TAG Heuer, "It is with great pleasure that I announce Karun Chandhok joining the TAG Heuer family. He is an exceptional star and a great addition to TAG Heuer's stupendous roster of F1 racing ambassadors like 2008 and 2009 Formula One Champions Jenson Button and Lewis Hamilton, Ayrton Senna, Juan Manual Fangio, Alain Prost, to name a few. Youthful and modern, yet principled and focused, this star embodies everything that TAG Heuer stands for. I am excited with the possibilities and innovations that we can achieve together. I welcome him and hope to work closely with him in the future."
"Precision and performance are the hallmarks of the TAG Heuer brand. I have always tried to present both these attributes in my career. In the past, I have worked closely with the brand on many occasions and now to be made Brand Ambassador in its 150th year, is a dream come true. I look forward to an exciting partnership with TAG Heuer and look forward to working with them", said TAG Heuer Brand Ambassador Karun Chandhok.
Speaking on the occasion, Mr. Manishi Sanwal, General Manager, LVMH Watch & Jewellery, India, "We are delighted to have Karun Chandhok on board as the new TAG Heuer brand ambassador. He is an extremely talented sports star and an inspiration for all young Indians. I look forward to an exciting association with him, especially in India."
Karun Chandhok will engage with TAG Heuer to effectively communicate the brand values of the company. He will strive to enhance brand awareness and promote the extensive range of watches through a myriad of activities.
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