Slyde becomes official watch sponsor of PokerStars LIVE Macau
Luxury Swiss watch brand Slyde will be the Official Watch Sponsor of PokerStars LIVE Macau for the current APPT Season. Slyde will be supplying specially-designed watches to both the winner of August's Macau Poker Cup Red Dragon Main Event and 2014 Asia Championship of Poker Main Event.
The two tournament winners will be presented with a Slyde 'Titanium' design watch that has a retail value of CNY 52,800 (approximately USD $8,480). Further information on the watch is available online here. The watches will become a valuable keepsake and memento to commemorate the winner's achievement in Macau.
In addition to this new sponsorship of PokerStars LIVE Macau, Slyde is also the Official Watch Sponsor of the PokerStars Caribbean Adventure 2014 and the European Poker Tour.
Slyde watches are made according to the traditional standards of top-grade Swiss watchmaking and represent a revolution in watch-making by combining traditional horological craftsmanship with modern design and the latest technology. The innovative sapphire crystal display is equipped with an intuitive touch screen enabling the user to generate an infinite number of personalised interfaces for a customized indication of the time.
APPT President Danny McDonagh said: "PokerStars LIVE Macau is delighted to welcome Slyde to our events. We are excited to offer our event winners the opportunity to wear these magnificent pieces of art on their wrists as part of their prize."
Jorg Hysek, creator of Slyde, welcomed the partnership, saying: "We are very pleased to be working with PokerStars LIVE Macau. Slyde is a company that values creativity, innovation and quality, and we are very pleased to be aligning ourselves with a brand like PokerStars LIVE Macau that has a similar focus. We are looking forward to presenting the winners with their watches and congratulating them on their success at the tables."
Further details about the PokerStars LIVE Macau and how to qualify for the tournaments can be found at www.PokerStarsLIVEMacau.com
For more information about Slyde, visit www.slyde.ch