Gallery: BNP Paribas Signs On Again
Various executives were on hand in Singapore as BNP Paribas was announced as the WTA Championships' title sponsor.
Published March 11, 2014 12:10
The Billie Jean King Cup was on display for Tuesday's sponsorship announcement in Singapore.
The World Sport Group CEO, the BNP Paribas Singapore CEO and the tournament director were on hand.
WTA Chairman & CEO Stacey Allaster appeared via video from the BNP Paribas Open in Indian Wells.
WTA Championships Ambassador Chris Evert also showed up via video.
World Sport Group CEO Andrew Georgiou alongside BNP Paribas Singapore CEO Pierre Veyres.
Veyres hopes the sponsorship helps connect the Asia Pacific region with the rest of the tennis world.
Pine, Veyres and Georgiou with the Billie Jean King Cup, named in honor of the WTA legend.
The Billie Jean King Cup will be awarded to the winner of the 2014 season finale in October.
Veyres took questions from the media after the announcement.