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LG ELECTRONICS AUSTRALIA AND THE LG TWINS TO HOST BUSHFIRE FUNDRAISER EVENT

20/02/2019

 

 

BLACKTOWN NSW, 22 February 2020 - On Saturday 22nd February, LG Electronics Australia is teaming up with the LG Twins baseball team to host a special exhibition match and fan event for LG employees and the local community in support of the disastrous bushfires that impacted the country and its wildlife earlier this year.

 

The LG Twins play in the South Korean national league and are one of the most-followed teams in the world – with an estimated fan base of more than one million people. The team are in Australia for their summer camp and have joined efforts with LG Australia to support the company’s bushfire appeal.

 

At the event LG Electronics Australia will announce a significant contribution to WIRES (Australian Wildlife Rescue Organisation).

 

Where: Blacktown International Sports Park, Eastern Road, Rooty Hill

 

When: Saturday 22nd February 2020
                Open to the public from 4.00 pm

                Fan event & donation announcement – 4.30pm

                Free-entry exhibition match – 6.00pm

Who:

  • Jenn Rhodes, WIRES (Australian Wildlife Rescue Organisation) representative
  • Ryu, LG Twins Director and LG Twins Players
  • Mark Marino, CEO of Baseball New South Wales
  • Dan Lim, Managing Director of LG Australia
  • Minhyung Lee, LG Vice President of Sport

 

What:

  • Significant LG donation announcement and presentation
  • Fan meet and greet and signing opportunity with LG Twins Players
  • Free-entry exhibition match
  • Raffle and prizes

 

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Media Contacts:

For further information, please contact HKAus@lg-one.com or the contact listed below.

Emma Miller, LG-One Australia

emma.miller@lg-one.com

0450 761 339

 

About LG Electronics Australia

LG Electronics Australia is based in Sydney and is a subsidiary of LG Electronics, Inc, a global force and technology leader in consumer electronics, home appliances and mobile communications. In Australia, LG Electronics sells a range of stylish and innovative home entertainment products, mobile phones, home appliances, commercial displays, air conditioning systems and solar energy solutions, all under LG’s “Life’s Good” marketing theme. For more information, please visit www.lg.com.au or facebook.com/LGaustralia

 

About LG Electronics, Inc.

LG Electronics Inc. is a global innovator in technology and manufacturing with operations in 140 locations and a workforce of over 70,000 around the world. With 2018 global sales of USD 54.4 billion, LG is composed of five companies – Home Appliance & Air Solution, Home Entertainment, Mobile Communications, Vehicle Component Solutions and Business Solutions. LG is a world-leading producer of TVs, refrigerators, air conditioners, washing machines and mobile devices, including premium LG SIGNATURE and LG ThinQ products featuring artificial intelligence. For the latest LG news, go to www.LGnewsroom.com