Ministry of Sport

SEM Phoenix Bolster Commercial Roster With The Signing Of MG Motor Australia

South East Melbourne Phoenix has bolstered its commercial roster ahead 2019/20 NBL season, signing MG Motor Australia as an Official Partner of the club.

MG Motor’s metro-Melbourne dealerships – Dandenong MG, Ringwood MG, Cranbourne MG, Northern MG and Werribee MG – have all come on board as partners for the inaugural season of the Heartland club and will include back of jersey branding, signage and a state-of-the-art in-game activation that will excite fans.

“MG Motor Australia has a firmly established relationship with the NBL, and we are delighted to be one of only two clubs to have the marque on board as a club sponsor,” Phoenix GM, Tommy Greer, said.

“We look forward to working closely with MG Motor, and more specifically the metro-Melbourne dealers, to help them achieve their goals as we strive to achieve ours in NBL20.”

A number of players will be seen driving the MG ZS around the streets of the South East and beyond.

Peter Ciao, MG Motor Australia CEO, said: “At MG Motor Australia, we’re familiar with entering an established market and pushing the boundaries of competition as a new and exciting challenger.

“Alongside our metro-Melbourne dealerships, we’re delighted to support the newest team, the South East Melbourne Phoenix, as they too prepare for their debut season and what’s set to be another exhilarating competition.”

Shaun Carney

Shaun Carney