New shorts sponsor for Cowboys

The North Queensland Toyota Cowboys are proud to announce insurance provider JLT (Jardine Lloyd Thompson) have increased their level of support for the club and will be the front-of-shorts sponsor for the remainder of the 2015 National Rugby League season.

From this Saturday’s Round 16 game versus the Cronulla Sharks, JLT – a long-term sponsor of the Cowboys with regional Queensland offices in Townsville and Cairns – will have their increased commitment displayed on the team’s playing shorts.

The company also has the naming rights to the JLT Captains’ Lounge at 1300SMILES Stadium for all Cowboys home games.

Like the Cowboys, JLT have a rich history in North Queensland and have been servicing the insurance needs of the region's business for over 30 years.

Johnnie Macleod, Branch Manager of JLT Townsville, is very proud to have partnered with the North Queensland Toyota Cowboys for over six years.

“Our brand is proudly displayed on the field and in the JLT Captains’ Lounge, and now for the balance of 2015, to take up this opportunity to be displayed on the Cowboys’ shorts shows strong commitment to the local NRL side and local community,” Mr Macleod said.

Cowboys General Manager – Commercial Steve Mitchell welcomed JLT’s increased investment in the Cowboys and looked forward to a continued strong partnership.

“We’re really proud to have such fantastic corporate support for the club, and JLT’s renewed and increased investment is another great example of that,” Mitchell said.

“We’ve had a six-year relationship with JLT and are looking forward to continuing that moving forward.”

JLT is a leading global provider of insurance, reinsurance and employee benefits-related advice, brokerage and associated services.

With offices in 24 locations across Australia and New Zealand and over 1200 employees, the company offers risk management and employee benefit solutions to a variety of public and private sector clients.

For more information, visit jlta.com.au