Birmingham, AL, January 22, 2015 --(PR.com
)-- Zippy Shell as Official Sponsor of 2015 Mercedes-Benz Marathon
Zippy Shell of Birmingham, self-storage and moving, franchise located in Birmingham, Alabama is pleased to announce their official sponsorship of the 2015 Mercedes-Benz Marathon. This year will be the third consecutive year for Zippy Shell to be a major sponsor for the event.
"We are very excited to not only be involved in the Mercedes-Benz Marathon again, but also participate in the relay race for another year,” said Jarrod Hart, President of Zippy Shell of Birmingham. “We are grateful to the marathon organizers and the Birmingham community involved with this momentous event.”
During the marathon, Zippy Shell will supply water stations along the course for the runners to access freely. In addition to the sponsorship, the Zippy Shell Birmingham team will be participating in the relay race event. 2015 will be the 14th year for the Mercedes Marathon to take place in Birmingham, which has collectively raised more than $4 million for local charities throughout its history.
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About the Mercedes-Benz Marathon
Established in 2002 by local Birmingham residents, the Mercedes Marathon has evolved into a nationally recognized event. Scores from participants in the Mercedes Marathon will serve as a qualifier for the Boston Marathon. The proceeds from the event are donated to two local charities that provide services to children. For more information regarding the event, access the website at www.mercedesmarathon.com.
About Zippy Shell
Zippy Shell USA, LLC, member of the Entrepreneur Magazine’s 2015, ‘Best 500 Franchises,’ is a national organization, dedicated to enhancing the portable self-storage and moving industry. The company includes Zippy Shell, ZippyU (student storage), and Zippy Shell Storage Operations (ZSSO) and related properties. Headquartered in Washington, D.C., Zippy Shell currently has 54 independently operated, corporate and franchise facilities in 104 markets. Zippy Shell ® is an exclusively licensed trademark of Zippy Shell USA, LLC. For more information, access the Zippy Shell website at www.zippyshell.com.