Umberto Cesari becomes a “Top Sponsor Maglia” of Virtus Basketball

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We are pleased to announce an agreement with Virtus Pallacanestro, Bologna’s famed basketball team, which designates Umberto Cesari as a “TOP SPONSOR MAGLIA” for two seasons, 2017-18 and 2018-19.

Right from the start of our activities, in the 1960s, we have strongly believed in our local area, and that commitment to the support and promotion of our own unique corner of the world, combined with our passion for the world of sports, led to our decision to become a “Top Sponsor Maglia” of Virtus Pallacanestro.

“I have an intimate bond with this area of ours,” stated Umberto Cesari. “It is a treasure, a cultural resource, and it is an area that I always strive to promote in Italy and across the globe through my wines. That is why I am so proud to announce this partnership between Umberto Cesari and Virtus Pallacanestro for the 2017-2018 and 2018-2019 seasons.”

“I am immensely pleased that Umberto Cesari is forging such a strong relationship with our brand and with our adventure in Serie A,” commented Virtus Pallacanestro President Alberto Bucci. “This producer is a true world leader in its field, and therefore gives added value to our team. I am convinced that both of us will draw much satisfaction from this partnership.”

Umberto Cesari will be supporting the “Bianconeri” team for a two full seasons as the official and exclusive supplier of wines for the hospitality areas of PalaDozza.