A global carpet and flooring supplier has announced that it will be sponsoring the Special Olympics in two weeks time.
Shaw Industries Inc. is the world’s largest carpet manufacturer so the company’s global profile will fit with the appeal of the Special Olympics.
The competition will be held in Georgia this year, which is where the flooring company is based, and a large crowd is expected.
The three day event will host over 1.500 athletes who will compete in cycling, running, golf and many other sports for the awards which will be presented to the winners.
Employees from the flooring company will be volunteering during the event to help everything run smoothly as part of the business’s pledge to support the games.
The sponsorship agreement also includes the Opening Ceremony for the games and the awards presentation for each event.
Shaw Industries Inc. supply domestic and commercial flooring across the globe and have introduced a variety of sustainability initiatives and design solutions.