Merit Dental Partners with Northwoods League
Sponsorship of 2014 baseball season highlights Merit Dental’s commitment to local community and overall health
Merit Dental has signed an agreement with the Northwoods League to be an official league sponsor during the 2014 baseball season.
“We’re excited to partner with an organization such as the Northwoods League, which emphasizes strong athleticism and the overall health of its players and fans,” said Dr. Jeff Moos, Chief Dental Officer, Merit Dental. “The Northwoods League sponsorship provides a unique opportunity to raise awareness about dental health and good oral hygiene amongst baseball enthusiasts of all ages.”
The Battle Creek Bombers and Kalamazoo Growlers teams are located near the Portage, Mich., Merit Dental office.
“With two teams located near Merit Dental – Portage, it was a natural fit to partner with the Northwoods League,” said Karen Flug, Chief Operating Officer, Merit Dental. “Besides proximity, the Northwoods League’s mission to enrich the quality of life in its member communities is consistent with Merit Dental’s commitment to staying active in the communities we serve.”
As part of the sponsorship, Merit Dental announcements will be integrated into team games throughout the season. In addition, Merit Dental – Portage will offer fans opportunities to win Bombers and Growlers tickets.
About Merit Dental
Merit Dental has hometown dental offices in Indiana, Michigan, Ohio and Pennsylvania. Merit Dental proudly maintains a small town, family-oriented care philosophy. For more information, visit meritdental.com.
About The Northwoods League
The Northwoods League is the proven leader in the development of elite college baseball players. The 20-year old summer collegiate league is the largest organized baseball league in the world with 18 teams, drawing significantly more fans, in a friendly ballpark experience, than any league of its kind. A valuable training ground for coaches, umpires and front office staff, more than 115 Northwoods League players have advanced to Major League Baseball, including Cy Young Award winner Max Scherzer (DET) and MLB All-Stars Chris Sale (CWS), Jordan Zimmermann (WAS), Curtis Granderson (NYM), Allen Craig (STL) and Ben Zobrist (TB). All league games are viewable live and free of charge via the Northwoods League YouTube channel. For more information, visit www.northwoodsleague.com.