The FIH – Italian Federation of Hockey has signed a sponsorship agreement with Gewiss , for the title of Gold Sponsor and Official FIH Supplier until December 31, 2019 and jersey sponsor of the National Senior Hockey on Prato for the duration of the season 2018/19.
GEWISS is an Italian company that operates internationally in the production of solutions and services for home & building automation, for the protection and distribution of energy, for electric mobility and for intelligent lighting .
Founded in 1970 on the intuition of the use of technopolymer in electrical plant engineering, GEWISS is today the most important company in the Italian capital electrotechnical sector.
GEWISS Spa is at the top of an international Group, with about 1,500 employees, industrial sites, sales branches, agencies and distributors in more than 100 countries worldwide.
“GEWISS is an international company, an Italian pride; a brand that marries perfectly with our discipline and with the values it embodies,” stated Sergio Mignardi, President of the Italian Hockey Federation .
“I fully agree with President Mignardi,” said Enrico Medda, Head of the National Team of the Italian Hockey Federation,
“The National Senior, male and female, field hockey will bring the GEWISS brand around the world, in the international events that will see us engaged, from here to the end of the season and we will do it with pride and with the aim of always achieving the best possible results.”
The main international events of the season are:
- NATIONAL MALE : Hockey Series Finals (Kuala Lumpur – Malaysia; 26 Apr – 4 May)
- NATIONAL MALE : EuroHockey Championship II (Cambrai – France; 28 Jul – 3 Aug)
- FEMALE NATIONAL : Hockey Series Finals (Valencia – Spain; 19 – 27 June);
- FEMALE NATIONAL : EuroHockey Championship II (Glasgow – Scotland; 4 – 10 August).