26.09.2018 – 10:24
va-Q-tec and TG Würzburg: A special partnership
Va-Q-tec becomes the new name sponsor for the local women's basketball team and continues to give players an opportunity to get work experience.
Va-Q-tec and TG Würzburg: A special partnership
va-Q-tec becomes the new name sponsor for the local women's basketball team and continues to give players an opportunity to get work experience.
va-Q-tec AG (ISIN DE0006636681 / WKN 663668), a leading provider of thermal packaging solutions for temperature controlled transportation will for the next season 2018/2019 be the name sponsor for the best Würzburg women's basketball team. The successful German company has already for many years supported athletes and cultural events in the region. As a part of this commitment the young and talented women's team will now play in the 2. Bundesliga South with the name "QOOL Sharks Würzburg", va-Q-tec's consumer brand.
The collaboration between va-Q-tec and the QOOL Sharks Würzburg goes beyond just being a normal sponsor agreement. Previously and this year va-Q-tec provides both German and especially international players with the opportunity to get work experience in a public listed, globally active company. In the beginning of September three of the "Sharks" started working for the company in different departments. va-Q-tec offers them a flexible job that can accommodate their elite sport activities.
About the sponsorship agreement, Dr. Joachim Kuhn CEO of va-Q-tec states: "At va-Q-tec we are very proud that va-Q-tec and now QOOL will continue to be associated with the local sports here in Würzburg. We believe it is important to share our local and international success with the region. It is a win/win situation when we can hire athletes with the right mindset and work ethic, and provide them with the flexibility they need to play their sport at a high level."
Dörthe Leopold, team manager of the QOOL Sharks Würzburg adds: "We are very happy to have va-Q-tec as a promising partner who is especially involved in women's basketball. Due to the flexible jobs which are offered to team members, it is also possible to attract international players to play for our Würzburg team."
QOOL is va-Q-tec's consumer brand that provides high-performance insulation technology to consumers. What's hot stays hot and what's cold stays cold. The QOOL box is a long-lasting premium product made in Germany which keeps the temperature inside constant for many days - without any power supply, in any climate zone, everywhere in the world.
The company was founded in 2001 and has its headquarters in Würzburg, Germany, with additional facilities in Switzerland, UK, U.S., Latin America, South Korea and Japan. va-Q-tec is a leading provider of highly efficient tech solutions in the field of thermal insulation and cold chain logistics. va-Q-tec develops, manufactures and sells innovative, thin vacuum insulation panels ("VIPs") and phase change materials ("PCMs") for reliable and energy efficient temperature control and insulation. va-Q-tec's insulation solutions can be found in all areas of daily life, such as healthcare and logistics, home appliances and food, building and construction, technology and manufacturing, as well as automotive and aerospace.
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