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InnerWorkings Returns as Pro-Am Title Sponsor at the FedEx St. Jude Classic


May 12, 2016
By Business Wire News

CHICAGO

InnerWorkings, Inc. (NASDAQ: INWK), the leading global marketing execution firm, has renewed its support of the FedEx St. Jude Classic and will sponsor the premier Pro-Am event held prior to PGA TOUR competition. The InnerWorkings Pro-Am will be played Wednesday, June 8, at TPC Southwind, and will feature many of the best players in the world playing alongside companies from around the globe.

“Having InnerWorkings return as title sponsor of our Wednesday Pro-Am solidifies their commitment to not only this event but to the children of St. Jude. The InnerWorkings Pro-Am is our most important customer event of the week and their partnership has allowed us to enhance our customers’ experience,” said Darrell Smith, FESJC Tournament Director.

“As a partner to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, we’re proud to play an ongoing role in fundraising efforts that save lives and find cures for the young people served by this world-leading institution,” stated Eric Belcher, CEO of InnerWorkings. “We hope the InnerWorkings Pro-Am drives even greater impact for this life-changing organization.”

The 59th FedEx St. Jude Classic will be played June 6-12, at TPC Southwind. Defending champion Fabian Gomez returns in pursuit of another Seersucker jacket.

The FedEx St. Jude Classic is produced annually by Youth Programs, Inc., a 501c (3) organization established in 1960 to host Memphis’ official PGA TOUR Event. More than 1,850 volunteers contribute approximately 25,000 hours each year. St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital has received more than $33 million as a direct result of its association with professional golf.

InnerWorkings, Inc. (NASDAQ: INWK) is the leading global marketing execution firm serving Fortune 1000 brands across a wide range of industries. As a comprehensive outsourced enterprise solution, the company leverages proprietary technology, an extensive supplier network and deep domain expertise to streamline the production of branded materials and retail experiences across geographies and formats. InnerWorkings is based in Chicago, IL and employs more than 1,500 individuals to support global clients in the execution of multi-faceted brand campaigns in every major market around the world. Among the many industries InnerWorkings serves are: retail, financial services, hospitality, consumer packaged goods, not-for-profits, healthcare, food & beverage, broadcasting & cable, and transportation. For more information, visit: www.inwk.com.

InnerWorkings, Inc.
Leigh Segall
312-642-3700
lsegall@inwk.com