Angostura Now Official Rum for Carnival 2015/16
December 04, 2014: In preparation for the upcoming carnival season, the National Carnival Commission has signed a sponsorship agreement with Angostura Limited.
The agreement gives the rum producer exclusive rights to sell and distribute its products at NCC's marquee events as well as branding White Oak as the official rum of Carnival 2015 and 2016.
The signing took place at a media conference held at the Oak Room, at Angostura House, Laventille, between NCC Chief Executive Officer, Michael Guyadeen and Angostura CEO, Robert Wong, on December 1.
Angostura Limited also signed a sponsorship agreement with Pan Trinbago President Keith Diaz.
The sponsorship agreement grants Angostura Limited, exclusive rights, among others to sell and distribute company products at NCC events, as well as grants the rights to prominently display exclusive category signage on vendor booths at the Grand Stand.
Angostura Limited also has exclusive rights to execute revenue and service bars in the Grand Stand and other areas in which NCC has jurisdiction.
The agreement goes into effect from January 1, 2015 through February 10, 2016.