RBC WEALTH MANAGEMENT SERVES AS PREMIER SPONSOR OF DALLAS OPEN

RBC WEALTH MANAGEMENT SERVES AS PREMIER SPONSOR OF DALLAS OPEN

RBC WEALTH MANAGEMENT SERVES AS PREMIER SPONSOR OF DALLAS OPEN AS ASSOCIATION OF TENNIS PROFESSIONALS (ATP) 250 TOUR RETURNS FOR THE FIRST TIME IN MORE THAN 30 YEARS

Sponsorship of the first Dallas Open demonstrates RBC Wealth Management’s ongoing commitment to the community.

MINNEAPOLIS, MN and DALLAS, TX (January 14, 2022) – RBC Wealth Management–U.S. is pleased to serve as a premier sponsor of the Dallas Open, an ATP 250 event, February 6-13. The tour returns to the city for the first time since 1989, with notable players including Dallas-resident John Isner, Grigor Dimitrov, Reilly Opelka and top-ranked American player Taylor Fritz.

“As a longtime sponsor of the RBC Tennis Championships of Dallas on the ATP Challenger Tour and tennis at all levels in Texas, we’re thrilled to welcome back an ATP event to Dallas for the first time in 30 years,” said Andy Teller, Sr. Managing Director-Private Client Group, RBC Wealth Management. “We are especially proud to sponsor the RBC 40 Love Suite offering a premier experience and VIP hospitality for Dallas tennis fans. Events like these are important economic development opportunities and as a company with deep and growing ties to this region we feel we play a critical role in making them happen.”

The Dallas Open will be held at the state-of-the-art Styslinger/Altec Tennis Complex located on the campus of Southern Methodist University. The event is one of only 10 U.S. tournaments on the ATP Tour and the only ATP Tour indoor championship in the United States.

“We’re excited to bring RBC on board for the inaugural Dallas Open,” said Dallas Open Tournament Director Peter Lebedevs. “The Dallas community is enthusiastically embracing the return of professional tennis to North Texas, and we look forward to working with RBC to create a truly first-class experience for all guests to enjoy in the RBC 40 Love Suite.”

Each year, RBC Wealth Management contributes millions of dollars to various organizations and events across the country supporting the communities where employees and clients live and work.

 

About RBC Wealth Management – U.S.

In the United States, RBC Wealth Management operates as a division of RBC Capital Markets, LLC. Founded in 1909, RBC Wealth Management is a member of the New York Stock Exchange, the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority, the Securities Investor Protection Corporation, and other major securities exchanges. RBC Wealth Management has $542 billion in total client assets with more than 2,100 financial advisors operating in 182 locations in 42 states.

 

About RBC

Royal Bank of Canada is a global financial institution with a purpose-driven, principles-led approach to delivering leading performance. Our success comes from the 88,000+ employees who leverage their imaginations and insights to bring our vision, values and strategy to life so we can help our clients thrive and communities prosper. As Canada’s biggest bank, and one of the largest in the world based on market capitalization, we have a diversified business model with a focus on innovation and providing exceptional experiences to our 17 million clients in Canada, the U.S. and 27 other countries. Learn more at rbc.com

 

About The Dallas Open

The Dallas Open is an ATP Tour 250 men’s tournament that will make its debut in Dallas on February 6 – 13, 2022 at the Styslinger/Altec Tennis Complex at SMU. It will be the only ATP Tour indoor championship in the United States, and features men’s top world tennis players in singles and doubles competition. The tournament, previously held as the New York Open, is one of the longest-running American tournaments on the ATP Tour. Its rich history features some of the top names in tennis, including legends John McEnroe, Pete Sampras, Andre Agassi, Andy Roddick, Michael Chang, and Andy Murray, and a current generation of stars like Kei Nishikori, Milos Raonic, and Reilly Opelka.

 

About GF Sports & Entertainment

GF Sports & Entertainment is a global events and operations company that elevates the experience of live sports, entertainment and interactive events. The company owns two of the ATP Tour’s longest running American tennis tournaments, the Dallas Open and the Truist Atlanta Open, as well as the National Lacrosse League New York Riptide. In partnership with the American Kennel Club (AKC), the leading registry and governing body of canine events in the United States, they operate the AKC Meet the Breeds® touring show. GF Sports & Entertainment also incubates new and emerging sport concepts, this includes Wolf Pack Ninjas, which operates ninja-focused events globally.

 

GF Sports & Entertainment was founded in July 2015 by New York-based private equity firm GF Capital. For additional information, please visit www.gfsportsandentertainment.com.

 

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Media Contacts:

Jenny Paffel, RBC Wealth Management, 612-371-2239, jenny.paffel@rbc.com

Sheena Nikolaus, RBC Wealth Management, 320.266.3088, sheena.nikolaus@rbc.com

Tracy Cobb, Tony Fay Public Relations, 214.558.6313, tracy@tonyfaypr.com

 

RBC WEALTH MANAGEMENT SERVES AS PREMIER SPONSOR OF DALLAS OPEN AS ASSOCIATION OF TENNIS PROFESSIONALS (ATP) 250 TOUR RETURNS FOR THE FIRST TIME IN MORE THAN 30 YEARS

Sponsorship of the first Dallas Open demonstrates RBC Wealth Management’s ongoing commitment to the community.

MINNEAPOLIS, MN and DALLAS, TX (January 14, 2022) – RBC Wealth Management–U.S. is pleased to serve as a premier sponsor of the Dallas Open, an ATP 250 event, February 6-13. The tour returns to the city for the first time since 1989, with notable players including Dallas-resident John Isner, Grigor Dimitrov, Reilly Opelka and top-ranked American player Taylor Fritz.

“As a longtime sponsor of the RBC Tennis Championships of Dallas on the ATP Challenger Tour and tennis at all levels in Texas, we’re thrilled to welcome back an ATP event to Dallas for the first time in 30 years,” said Andy Teller, Sr. Managing Director-Private Client Group, RBC Wealth Management. “We are especially proud to sponsor the RBC 40 Love Suite offering a premier experience and VIP hospitality for Dallas tennis fans. Events like these are important economic development opportunities and as a company with deep and growing ties to this region we feel we play a critical role in making them happen.”

The Dallas Open will be held at the state-of-the-art Styslinger/Altec Tennis Complex located on the campus of Southern Methodist University. The event is one of only 10 U.S. tournaments on the ATP Tour and the only ATP Tour indoor championship in the United States.

“We’re excited to bring RBC on board for the inaugural Dallas Open,” said Dallas Open Tournament Director Peter Lebedevs. “The Dallas community is enthusiastically embracing the return of professional tennis to North Texas, and we look forward to working with RBC to create a truly first-class experience for all guests to enjoy in the RBC 40 Love Suite.”

Each year, RBC Wealth Management contributes millions of dollars to various organizations and events across the country supporting the communities where employees and clients live and work.

 

About RBC Wealth Management – U.S.

In the United States, RBC Wealth Management operates as a division of RBC Capital Markets, LLC. Founded in 1909, RBC Wealth Management is a member of the New York Stock Exchange, the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority, the Securities Investor Protection Corporation, and other major securities exchanges. RBC Wealth Management has $542 billion in total client assets with more than 2,100 financial advisors operating in 182 locations in 42 states.

 

About RBC

Royal Bank of Canada is a global financial institution with a purpose-driven, principles-led approach to delivering leading performance. Our success comes from the 88,000+ employees who leverage their imaginations and insights to bring our vision, values and strategy to life so we can help our clients thrive and communities prosper. As Canada’s biggest bank, and one of the largest in the world based on market capitalization, we have a diversified business model with a focus on innovation and providing exceptional experiences to our 17 million clients in Canada, the U.S. and 27 other countries. Learn more at rbc.com

 

About The Dallas Open

The Dallas Open is an ATP Tour 250 men’s tournament that will make its debut in Dallas on February 6 – 13, 2022 at the Styslinger/Altec Tennis Complex at SMU. It will be the only ATP Tour indoor championship in the United States, and features men’s top world tennis players in singles and doubles competition. The tournament, previously held as the New York Open, is one of the longest-running American tournaments on the ATP Tour. Its rich history features some of the top names in tennis, including legends John McEnroe, Pete Sampras, Andre Agassi, Andy Roddick, Michael Chang, and Andy Murray, and a current generation of stars like Kei Nishikori, Milos Raonic, and Reilly Opelka.

 

About GF Sports & Entertainment

GF Sports & Entertainment is a global events and operations company that elevates the experience of live sports, entertainment and interactive events. The company owns two of the ATP Tour’s longest running American tennis tournaments, the Dallas Open and the Truist Atlanta Open, as well as the National Lacrosse League New York Riptide. In partnership with the American Kennel Club (AKC), the leading registry and governing body of canine events in the United States, they operate the AKC Meet the Breeds® touring show. GF Sports & Entertainment also incubates new and emerging sport concepts, this includes Wolf Pack Ninjas, which operates ninja-focused events globally.

 

GF Sports & Entertainment was founded in July 2015 by New York-based private equity firm GF Capital. For additional information, please visit www.gfsportsandentertainment.com.

 

# # #

Media Contacts:

Jenny Paffel, RBC Wealth Management, 612-371-2239, jenny.paffel@rbc.com

Sheena Nikolaus, RBC Wealth Management, 320.266.3088, sheena.nikolaus@rbc.com

Tracy Cobb, Tony Fay Public Relations, 214.558.6313, tracy@tonyfaypr.com