WATERVILLE, MAINE, May 2018 — Thomas College Athletics has announced a five-year agreement with Wight's Sporting Goods/Adidas as their official partner.
"After careful consideration with several apparel options, we decided Wight's/Adidas was the best fit for Thomas College Athletics," said Director of Athletics Shanda Ness. "We believe that having one brand across all sports teams will help elevate Thomas College Athletics and provide a greater experience for our student-athletes."
This contract will begin in Summer of 2018.
"Thomas' commitment to their students and programs is a perfect fit for our company's partnership program," said Wight's Sporting Goods President, Andy Nickerson. "We feel privileged to have been selected by Thomas to enhance the school's brand image and look forward to a healthy business relationship."
About Thomas College: Founded in 1894, Thomas College offers undergraduate and graduate degrees in programs ranging from business, entrepreneurship, and technology, to education, criminal justice, and psychology. Its Guaranteed Job Program, the first of its kind in the nation, is built on students' academic, career, and leadership preparation. Thomas is also home to the Harold Alfond Institute for Business Innovation and the Center for Innovation in Education. Money Magazine recently ranked Thomas 23rd in the country for adding the most value to their degrees, and data reported by the New York Times ranks Thomas in the top 15 percent of all college and universities in the U.S. for upward mobility of its graduates. For more information, visit www.thomas.edu or contact MacKenzie Riley at firstname.lastname@example.org or 207-859-1313.