Hospitality sponsor of nationally recognized event; giving back to local communities
Westlake Village, CA /PRNewswire/ -- iPayment, Inc., a trusted provider of payment and processing solutions with corporate headquarters in Westlake Village, CA, announced that they are a proud hospitality sponsor of the 2017 PowerShares QQQ Championship, which will be held October 27th through the 29th at the Sherwood Country Club in Thousand Oaks, CA. The PowerShares QQQ Championship, a PGA TOUR Champions event, is part of the Charles Schwab Cub Playoffs, which launched in 2016. This is the second event in a three-tournament, season-ending playoff to determine the Charles Schwab Cup winner.
"While we're thrilled to support a marquis local event like the PowerShares QQQ Championship, we were drawn to the event because of their commitment to giving back to our local community," said Robert Purcell, CFO, iPayment, Inc. He added, "Being a locally headquartered company, we were excited to learn about this initiative and thrilled to have the opportunity to support the cause and enjoy what is sure to be a phenomenal weekend of golf as well."
Proceeds from the PowerShares QQQ Championship will support the Sherwood Cares Foundation as well as The First Tee of Los Angeles. In 2016, Sherwood Cares, the charitable foundation of Sherwood Country Club, the host course for PowerShares QQQ, was named the official charity of the event. Last year's event had a charitable impact of $250,000 for local non-profit organizations in Ventura County and the greater Conejo Valley.
iPayment is a trusted provider of payment processing solutions in the U.S. With over 18 years of experience and more than 137,000 SMB customers, the company is consistently recognized for its depth of payments experience, breadth of product offerings, and commitment to transparency and SMB support. From new product innovation to customer service satisfaction, iPayment is an organization focused on small business enablement and delivering relevant and impactful services and solutions that help partners and SMB customers grow their individual businesses. For more information on iPayment, please visit http://www.ipaymentinc.com.
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