Huawei Connecting Global Fan Base to New Zealand Badminton Open

Huawei Connecting Global Fan Base to New Zealand Badminton Open

Badminton New Zealand is excited to announce the addition of information and communications technology giant Huawei as a partner of the Barfoot & Thompson New Zealand Badminton Open. With a business spanning over 170 countries and regions and connecting over one-third of the world’s population, Huawei is ideally positioned to help connect badminton’s global fan base into the BWF World Tour Super 300 event.

Badminton New Zealand Chief Executive Joe Hitchcock is delighted to engage with a truly global partner.

“The growing success of the Barfoot & Thompson New Zealand Badminton Open is seeing us reach a broad and diverse audience of passionate fans around the world. Our partnership with Huawei helps to extend our reach and deliver continued innovation to make this one of the world’s most exciting badminton events.”

“Huawei is committed to bring digital to every person, home and organisation for a fully connected, intelligent world, and sees the event as another opportunity to help bring people closer together,” according to Huawei Technologies New Zealand Managing Director Yanek Fan.

“The sport of badminton reaches across cultures and communities, with a spirit of openness, collaboration and shared success. We are thrilled to be a part of the team that will deliver this exciting event to the world.”

The Barfoot & Thompson New Zealand Badminton Open takes place from the 30th April to the 5th May 2019 at Eventfinda Stadium.