Article date: 9 September 2008
Chesterfield Football Club has kicked off the new season with sponsorship from Auto Windscreens.
The new deal means that the Chesterfield-based automotive glazing services company is now the proud sponsor of the Spireites' match day warm up and bench wear for the 2008/09 season.
The sponsorship deal was officially announced on the pitch by Auto Windscreens' sales and marketing director, Nicola Tym, before last Saturday's victory in the local derby against Rotherham United.
Commenting on the sponsorship deal Nicola Tym, said: "Our sponsorship of Chesterfield Football Club has not only delighted me, but also many of the 400 people employed at Auto Windscreens' Chesterfield site. There are many proud Blues' supporters at Auto Windscreens and I'm sure games will now have extra significance to them."
Chesterfield Football Club chairman Barrie Hubbard, added: "It is great to see such a high profile local business getting involved with the team. I look forward to a long standing successful partnership between Auto Windscreens and Chesterfield Football Club ."
Auto Windscreens is based on Storforth Lane and was founded in Chesterfield in 1971. It is now one of the UK's largest automotive glazing services companies with 120 fitting centres nationwide, a fleet of more than 800 mobile service units and a dedicated factory in Chesterfield producing more than 250,000 windscreens a year.
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About Auto Windscreens
Established in 1971, Auto Windscreens is part of RAC and provides a complete automotive glazing repair and replacement service (windscreens, rear windows and side windows) to private motorists, fleets and the insurance industry.
Auto Windscreens is the only replacement windscreen specialist with its own UK manufacturing operation, producing 250,000 windscreens a year in a dedicated factory in Chesterfield.
With a national network of 120 fitting centres, backed by a fleet of more than 800 fully equipped mobile fitting units, Auto Windscreens provides a true 24/7 national service for private and corporate customers every year.
Auto Windscreens is the only automotive glazing repair and replacement company to have the innovative wet weather canopy. Designed in-house, the canopy ensures more mobile jobs can be completed during wet weather.