RBC signs #10 Ranked Player in the World Hunter Mahan

RBC today announced that it has added WGC Accenture Champion, 5-time PGA TOUR winner and US Ryder Cup member Hunter Mahan to its roster of brand ambassadors who will carry the bank’s brand at tournaments around the world.

Debuting this week as a Team RBC member, Mahan will have the RBC logo on his apparel, outerwear and golf bag. RBC now enjoys partnerships with some of the games brightest new stars as well as experienced veterans with multiple major championships under their belts.

Mahan – the #10 ranked player in the world – joins top PGA TOUR talent representing Canada’s largest bank alongside world No. 1 Luke Donald; World Golf Hall of Fame Inductee Ernie Els; Former Major Champion and Two-Time RBC Canadian Open Champion Jim Furyk; 2012 PLAYERS Champion Matt Kuchar; and LPGA TOUR star Morgan Pressel. Team RBC also includes Canada’s elite professional talent in 2003 Masters champion Mike Weir, 4-time PGA Tour winner Stephen Ames and rising stars David Hearn and Graham DeLaet.

“We have been following Hunter’s success on TOUR for a couple of years now and were first introduced when he supported our event at St. Georges in 2010,” said Andy Shibata, head of Brand Marketing, RBC. “With a world golf championship and five wins already under his belt, we feel Hunter has a long and bright future ahead of him and are thrilled to be his official financial services provider.”

“I am excited to be the newest member of Team RBC,” said Mahan. “I have had the privilege of getting to know the RBC executive team over the last few years, and there is no question in my mind that the core values and vision of this company are aligned with those that I have for my own career. I am truly honoured to represent a company that has made such deep commitments to our game at all levels.”

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