Huntsville, Ala., – Line-X, a global leader in powerful protective coatings complemented with first-rate truck gear by Line-X accessories, will donate game tickets to local Texas military personnel to attend the 2016 Lockheed Martin Armed Forces Bowl in Fort Worth on Dec. 23.
Airing live at 3:30 p.m. (CT) on ESPN, the spirited game will be a key matchup between two powerhouse teams: the No. 25 U.S. Naval Academy and Louisiana Tech. Line-X’s overall sponsorship of the game is a true reflection of the organization’s wide-reaching appreciation for the continued service and sacrifice of military personnel for the nation.
Line-X: A Company Run By Veterans With Real Support For Veterans
Line-X’s long-standing support for the U.S. military and its veterans runs deep. With several senior executives having served in the armed forces, including President Dennis Weese, who is a former U.S. Army officer and a graduate of the United States Military Academy at West Point, the company has extended efforts in every way possible to support the nation’s veterans and their success in life.
- Initiatives include military discounts on products and services; philanthropy support to veteran’s organizations; and special incentives through Line-X’s Franchising Program for veterans to start their own businesses.
- For years, Line-X has been regarded as a top veteran-friendly corporation for franchise opportunities by offering special discounts for veteran franchisees and currently, there are more than 90 veteran-owned Line-X franchises throughout the expanding network of more than 550 locations across 60 countries. Line-X was recently ranked the 16th Best Franchise for Veterans by Military Times for the quality of its veteran franchise program.
“Line-X has always prided itself on its unwavering support for members of our Armed Forces, from encouraging veterans to start their own businesses to supporting some of the organizations that enact positive change in the lives of veterans everywhere,” said Dennis Weese, president of Line-X. “Several members of our executive team, including myself, have served in the armed forces, so it’s truly an initiative that’s near and dear to our hearts. Supporting the Armed Forces Bowl and donating tickets for Dallas-Fort Worth area service members and their families is yet another reflection of our overall efforts to show our appreciation. It should be a spirited game for our troops to enjoy, and we at Line-X are proud to be a part of it.”
Line-X is supporting the Lockheed Martin Armed Forces Bowl as a “Three Star Partner, with brand presence throughout the stadium and related events for both game attendees and an international TV audience.