March 14, 2011

Jeld-Wen and the Portland Timbers soccer team announced a new naming rights partnership for the team’s newly renovated home venue, which now will be known as Jeld-Wen Field. 

The multiyear deal provides stadium naming rights for the downtown Portland venue that annually will play host to Timbers home games as well as college and high school football games, and other events.

Jeld-Wen Field officially will be opened to the public when the Timbers play the Chicago Fire April 14, in their first-ever home match as an MLS team.

December 28, 2010

Power tool manufacturer Makita will return in 2011 as the official power tool sponsor of Supercross motorcycle racing. The 2011 Supercross season launches on Jan. 8, at Anaheim Stadium in Anaheim, Calif.

In addition to live racing, Makita is the Official Power Tool Sponsor of Major League Soccer (MLS), and the Mexican National Soccer Team (FMF) during their competitive matches in the U.S.