Weatherproof® Congratulates Andy Pettitte on his Return to the New York Yankees
NEW YORK, March 28, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — As a proud sponsor of the New York Yankees, Weatherproof® is delighted to welcome back all-star pitcher, Andy Pettitte to the Yankees, after he signed a new contract with his former World Champion team. Pettitte has been the spokesman of the apparel manufacturer since August 2011.
Continuing their relationship, Weatherproof® signed Pettitte to be the face of the Weatherproof® 32 Degree Heat(TM) division. Pettitte, Major League Baseball’s all-time post season wins leader, was featured in Weatherproof’s fall ad campaign, which appeared on billboards throughout New York City and national print ads in various publications. In addition, Andy helped debut the Heat(TM) Collection at Macy’s Herald Square in October. Weatherproof® is planning another media blitz in April with Pettitte, in addition to an upcoming special event.
“We are thrilled that Andy Pettitte is back with the iconic New York Yankees,” states Freddie Stollmack, president of Weatherproof®. “He has been an exemplary spokesman with the integrity in which we pride ourselves as a company.”
Weatherproof® began its affiliation with the Yankees in 2009 by owning the tarp that covers the field at the new stadium. Since opening day, April 16, 2009, the company’s logo has been visible on the tarp which rests on the third baseline.