Mercedes to host golf tournament


Mercedes-Benz of Henderson is proud to announce the details of its participation in the 2014 Mercedes-Benz Dealer Championships Golf Tournament. The tournament will be held Sept. 30 at Cascata Golf Course at 1 Cascata Drive, in Boulder City.

A portion of the proceeds is to benefit Keep Memory Alive, which supports Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health. This year marks the 21st anniversary of the event.

The Mercedes-Benz Dealer Championships is a nationwide amateur-only golf program for men and women 21 and older. (1) Two Man Best Ball team will advance to Pinehurst Resort in Pinehurst, N.C, Oct. 25-29 to compete in a two-round Sectional Tournament. Scoring will be based on the Modified Callaway System. The top three teams from Pinehurst will advance to the National Final at the West Lake Country Club in Augusta, Ga., April 6-10 (dates subject to change), where the teams will compete in a single-round event. This once-in-a-lifetime experience includes an invitation to participate in activities surrounding Mercedes-Benz USA’s global partnership with the Master’s Tournament.

The Mercedes-Benz of Henderson tournament registration and breakfast will begin at 7 a.m. with a 9 a.m. shotgun start. A BBQ lunch will be served during the round with prizes and awards to follow immediately.

Raffle prizes donations will benefit Keep Memory Alive. Awards/Prizes include Nike golf tee gift packages, Closest-to-the-Pin, Hole-in-One prizes and winner trophies. The entrance fee is $1,600, for a Best of Friends Foursome and $800, for a Best of Friends Twosome. Registration deadline is Sept. 20 and reservations can be made by calling 702-798-1819.

Generous sponsorships make the tournament possible and include cocktails provided by Southern Wine and Spirits of Nevada and Cascata Golf Course. Other sponsorship opportunities are still available. For more information, call 702-798-1819.

According to Jim Chaisson Jr., the general manager of Mercedes-Benz of Henderson, the dealership is proud of its participation in the Mercedes-Benz event and proud of the contribution it makes to Keep Memory Alive. “This tournament is a great opportunity for us to support and build the community here in Southern Nevada. It’s also always a lot of fun. We are looking forward to celebrating 21 years of great amateur golf with the 2014 Mercedes-Benz Dealer Championships Golf Tournament this September.”

Mercedes-Benz of Henderson carries a full inventory of new, pre-owned and certified pre-owned Mercedes-Benz vehicles. The dealership is part of the Fletcher Jones luxury automobile group and prides itself on its excellent client service. In addition to its automotive offerings, the dealership boasts a complete service center staffed with highly qualified technicians and a financial staff offering expert advice on car purchase and lease decisions. Located at 925 Auto Show Drive in the Henderson Valley Auto Mall, Mercedes-Benz of Henderson primarily serves Las Vegas, Henderson, Boulder City, Clark and Nye Counties and St. George, Utah. More information is available at www.mbofhenderson.com.

Keep Memory Alive, whose mission is to provide enhanced treatment and ultimately cures for patients suffering from neurocognitive disorders, raises awareness and funds to support the Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health.

By supporting Keep Memory Alive and its fight against neurodegenerative diseases such as Alzheimer’s, Huntington’s, Parkinson’s, ALS and memory disorders of all kinds, we can ensure progress towards better treatments and ultimately cures.

For additional information call 702-263-9797 or visit www.keepmemoryalive.org.

 

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