Panini America to Sponsor Landon Donovan Luncheon with PwC SMU Athletic Forum

June 25, 2014

Panini America and the PwC SMU Athletic Forum announced today that Panini America will sponsor a special luncheon featuring Landon Donovan on Monday, October 13. Donovan is the U.S. men’s national soccer team all-time leader in goals and assists, and a forward for the L.A. Galaxy.
“The PwC SMU Athletic Forum has a great tradition of bringing the top names in sports to the Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex, and Landon Donovan is no exception,” said Jason Howarth, Panini America’s Vice President of Marketing. “Panini America is pleased to become a part of that tradition.”

Panini America is the world’s largest sports and entertainment collectibles company. A subsidiary of the Panini Group, Panini America is headquartered in Irving, Texas, and is the exclusive trading card and sticker partner of the FIFA World Cup and the NBA. In addition, Panini also has licenses with the NFL, NFLPA, NHL, NHLPA and MLBPA. Panini’s memorabilia division, Panini Authentic, has exclusive game worn relationships with the Dallas Mavericks, Dallas Cowboys and Denver Broncos, and exclusive autographed memorabilia relationships with Andrew Luck, Johnny Manziel, Kobe Bryant, Kevin Durant, Blake Griffin, Kyrie Irving and EJ Manuel.
The 2014 season of the Athletic Forum has featured Mike Modano and David Feherty earlier this year and will conclude with the Red Mountain Resources Luncheon featuring Archie Manning on October 22, 2014. For tickets and more information, please contact the Athletic Forum office or visit the Athletic Forum website.