Windsor Announces PNC Financial Services Group as Best Playing Pony Sponsor for the 2018 Windsor Charity Polo Cup
Windsor is pleased to announce PNC Financial Services Group as the Best Playing Pony Sponsor for the 2018 Windsor Charity Polo Cup. A returning sponsor to the biennial charity event, PNC will award the most accomplished polo pony in the tournament with the coveted embroidered blanket at the completion of the match.
For more than 160 years, PNC has provided premier service and insightful expertise to help clients achieve their financial goals. PNC customers range from individuals and small businesses to corporations and government entities, for which they provide the products, knowledge and resources necessary for financial success. PNC will be represented at the event by members of its Hawthorn Family Wealth business.
“We are thrilled to be supporting this remarkable charity-focused event for the second time,” said Michael Lyons, head of the Corporate & Institutional Banking and Asset Management divisions at PNC. “We look forward to a successful event in support of The Michael J. Fox Foundation and the Alzheimer & Parkinson Association of Indian River County, and to awarding the leading pony with the prize.”
Co-chaired by the Hon. Hilary M. Weston, co-founder and Creative Director of Windsor and former Lieutenant Governor of Ontario, and Salvatore Ferragamo, grandson of the esteemed Italian footwear designer and leader of his family’s expanding wine business, the Windsor Charity Polo Cup is recognized as the premier high-goal charity polo match of the season. Alongside the polo action, the charity event will be a family affair with festivities including tailgating, an elegant luncheon, live music, gourmet concession stands, and a specialty retail village. Attendees can also partake in a high-end raffle, enjoy a luxury car display, and more. Proceeds from the 2018 event will be distributed equally to The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research and locally to the Alzheimer & Parkinson Association of Indian River County.
PNC joins an impressive line-up of corporate and luxury event sponsors including Mercedes-Benz, Porsche, Audi of Melbourne, CBRE, Ingersoll-Rand, Château d’Esclans, Falasiri Oriental Rugs, J.McLaughlin, Casa Dragones, Maria Canale, Equestrian Living and Vero Beach Magazine, among others.
For more information about PNC, please visit PNC.com. For the latest details regarding the 2018 Windsor Charity Polo Cup, please visit WindsorCharityPoloCup.com. To learn more about Windsor, please visit WindsorFlorida.com.
Windsor (WindsorFlorida.com) is a private residential community spanning 425 acres of lush barrier island between the Indian River and the Atlantic Ocean in Vero Beach, Florida. Established in 1989 by Hilary and W. Galen Weston of Toronto, Canada, Windsor was designed by renowned town planners Andrés Duany and Elizabeth Plater-Zyberk in the New Urbanism style of residential living, one that offers public and community spaces framed by timeless architecture and landscape design that celebrates its tropical and unspoiled setting. Windsor is comprised of 350 homesites in various styles including village homes, cottages and country estates, all remarkable for their signature Anglo-Caribbean architecture and gracious living.
Windsor provides homeowners privacy and seclusion combined with the finest amenities, exemplary services and sporting activities. Members enjoy an 18-hole links-style golf course, Har-Tru tennis courts, an Equestrian Centre, full-sized polo field, over four miles of riding trails, a fully equipped Fitness Centre, and Gun Club. The Clubhouse, with interiors designed by Yabu Pushelberg, is a favorite gathering place much like the Beach Club which features private cabanas, its own restaurant, a pool-side Cabana Bar and 25-metre swimming pool. Windsor is also known for its art gallery featuring a revolving series of world-class exhibitions, and a Town Hall, which serves as a chapel and a venue for weddings, concerts and lectures.
PNC Bank, National Association, is a member of The PNC Financial Services Group, Inc. (NYSE: PNC). PNC is one of the largest diversified financial services institutions in the United States, organized around its customers and communities for strong relationships and local delivery of retail and business banking; residential mortgage banking; specialized services for corporations and government entities, including corporate banking, real estate finance and asset-based lending; wealth management and asset management. For information about PNC, visit www.pnc.com.
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