Maine Red Claws Announce Presenting Sponsorship with Quirk Chevrolet
The Maine Red Claws joined Quirk Chevrolet on Thursday, May 21, 2009 at the Portland Regional Chamber’s Business After Hours networking event to announce Quirk has joined the Red Claws as presenting sponsor. The two-hour event was held at Quirk Chevrolet located at 1000 Brighton Avenue in Portland.
In attendance at the event was legendary Boston Celtics Hall of Famer K.C. Jones who addressed the crowd of chamber members. Maine Red Claws President and General Manager Jon Jennings and Jack Quirk, President of Quirk Chevrolet announced this exciting partnership between the two organizations.
“As a local, family-owned company, Quirk Chevrolet believes in giving back to the community,” said Jack Quirk, President of Quirk Chevrolet. “It is an exciting opportunity for us to be a partner with the Maine Red Claws and to see the Portland Expo renovated without any taxpayer expense. The Portland Expo will become center stage for basketball in Maine with the arrival of the Maine Red Claws and the local high basketball school teams’
"We are thrilled to join Quirk Chevrolet in making this important and exciting announcement,” said Red Claws President and General Manager Jon Jennings. “We have been very fortunate to have received a very warm welcome from the state of Maine and tremendous support from the business community. This new partnership will be the cornerstone of the Maine Red Claws’ success for many years to come.”