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The World Games 2022 Announces Sponsorships with Andrews Sports Medicine and Harbert Management Corporation  

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The World Games 2022 Announces Sponsorships with Andrews Sports Medicine and Harbert Management Corporation 

BIRMINGHAM, Alabama (August 13, 2021) – The Birmingham Organizing Committee for The World Games 2022 today announced both Harbert Management Corporation and Andrews Sports Medicine & Orthopaedic Center as Premier Partners of The World Games 2022.

TWG2022, an international multi-sport event organized with the support of the International Olympic Committee, will hold its 11th edition in Birmingham from July 7-17, 2022.  An anticipated 3,600 athletes will participate in more than 30 different sports throughout the Games.

Andrews Sports Medicine & Orthopaedic Center, based in Birmingham, Alabama, is a premier sports medicine practice, helping athletes at all levels, from high school to the NFL and MLB, treat and recover from injuries. Andrews doctors will serve as official athlete medical providers for the games. They will be on the sidelines at all competitions ensuring that every athlete competing receives world-class care.

“Andrews Sports Medicine & Orthopaedic Center is both honored and humbled to serve as Official Athlete Medical Provider of The World Games 2022,” said Lisa Warren, CEO of Andrews Sports Medicine & Orthopaedic Center and board member of The World Games 2022. Warren goes on to state, “Dr. Jeff Dugas, Orthopaedic surgeon and co-founder of our practice, is serving as The World Games’ medical director. With Dr. Dugas’ leadership and vision, our practice is committed to assembling a world-class medical team, consisting of doctors, athletic trainers, physical therapists, and emergency personnel, to ensure the 3,600 elite athletes from around the world have a safe, healthy and memorable experience in our great city of Birmingham.”

Harbert Management Corporation (HMC) is an alternative asset manager based in Birmingham, with approximately $7.8 billion in Regulatory Assets Under Management. Founded in 1993 as a privately owned firm, HMC manages funds for foundations, endowments, pension funds, financial institutions, insurance companies, family offices, individuals, and more.

“The World Games will be a historic moment for the city of Birmingham, and Harbert Management Corporation is honored to be a part of it.” said HMC Chairman & CEO Raymond J. Harbert. “We could not pass up the opportunity to sponsor this competition, and showcase our city to a global audience, with athletes and fans from around the world.”

Harbert Management Corporation’s sponsorship with The World Games also shines a spotlight on Red Mountain Theatre, a nonprofit performing arts center based in Birmingham. During The World Games 2022, Red Mountain Theatre’s actors and performers will be featured on-stage at The World Games Plazas at City Walk BHM as well as Opening and Closing Ceremonies at Protective Stadium.

“Part of Red Mountain Theatre’s core is collaborating with other organizations,” said Keith Cromwell, Executive Director for Red Mountain Theatre Company, “and we are excited to be part of The World Games, bringing people from all over the world to share in where we call home.”

ABOUT THE WORLD GAMES 2022

The World Games 2022 Birmingham is the new generation of global sport competition, welcoming elite athletes from all over the world to compete for gold in 34 unique, multi-disciplinary sports. Featuring 3,600 athletes from more than 100 countries, the international event will unite global fans with the

Birmingham community in 25+ venues around the greater metropolitan area. The World Games 2022 Birmingham, which marks the 40th anniversary of the event, will take place from July 7-17, 2022 and will generate an estimated $256 million in economic impact. The World Games was established by the International World Games Association, an organization recognized by the International Olympic Committee. The World Games 2022 is supported by the International Olympic Committee. For more information visit TWG2022.com or find us on Facebook, Instagram or Twitter.  

ABOUT ANDREWS SPORTS MEDICINE & ORTHOPAEDIC CENTER 

Andrews Sports Medicine is a global leader in orthopaedic and sports medicine research, treatment, and clinical care. Founded by international sports medicine thought leader Dr. Jim Andrews, Andrews Sports Medicine provides world-class orthopaedic and sports medicine care to patients of all ages. Through robust research, fellowship programs, and professional development training, Andrews Sports Medicine serves to set the standard for the highest levels of patient care and clinical outcomes in the orthopaedic and sports medicine disciplines.

ABOUT HARBERT MANAGEMENT CORPORATION
HMC, an alternative asset management firm with approximately $7.7 billion in Regulatory Assets Under Management as of June 30, 2021, is a privately owned firm formed in 1993. HMC serves foundations and endowments, fund of funds, pension funds, financial institutions, insurance companies, family offices, and high net worth individuals across multiple asset classes. Investment strategies include European and U.S. real estate, seniors housing, U.S. growth capital, credit solutions, infrastructure, and absolute return funds. Additional information about HMC can be found at www.harbert.net.    

ABOUT RED MOUNTAIN THEATRE COMPANY
Red Mountain Theatre is an organization that inspires audiences through powerful theatre experiences led by professionals who deliver engaging performances produced and presented with artistic integrity. In addition to theatre productions, RMT offers educational programs that build positive life skills for young people and provide growth opportunities for theatre professionals. The Birmingham-based nonprofit organization has been inspiring audiences, changing lives, and creating conversations through theatre experiences since 1979.

 

 


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