Milwaukee, Wis. – (March 22, 2015) — Kohler Company and the BMW Club of America Badger Bimmers Chapter are continuing their respective sponsorships of the 2015 Milwaukee Masterpiece. The announcement was made by Leon Flagg, chairman, The Masterpiece Ltd.
As in 2014, Kohler Company, Kohler, Wis., is sponsor of the Premier awards that will be presented at the Milwaukee Masterpiece Concours d’Elegance on Sunday, Aug. 23, 2015. “Kohler Company is pleased to return as a sponsor of the prestigious Milwaukee Masterpiece,” said Ron Pace, group president – Interiors. “Now in its 11th year, the Masterpiece has grown into a ‘must see’ event for car enthusiasts from across the Midwest.”
Founded in 1873 and headquartered in Kohler, Wis., Kohler Co. is one of America’s oldest and largest privately held companies. Kohler is a global leader in the manufacture of kitchen and bath products, engines and power generation systems, tile and home interiors, and an international host to award-winning hospitality and world-class golf destinations.
The BMW Club of America Badger Bimmers Chapter is continuing its sponsorship of the continental breakfast for exhibitors on Club Saturday at the M, Saturday, Aug. 22, 2015. The club sponsored the event in 2014 as well. “Our members enjoy the camaraderie of Club Saturday,” said Jeff Fait, club president. “We have enjoyed participating in this event for years and challenge other car, truck and motorcycle clubs to join us this year.”
The BMW Club of America has more than 70,000 members nationally with nearly 1,000 members in Wisconsin.
“We value our partnership with Kohler and the Badger Bimmers,” Flagg said. “It is through the generosity of these and our other sponsors that we are able to host a first-class event while raising funds for charities that are committed to improving the quality of life for so many in the greater Milwaukee area.”
The Masterpiece Ltd., a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization, hosts the annual Milwaukee Masterpiece Concours d’Elegance; Club Saturday at the M, a casual car show; and the Style & Speed Social, a social event on the evening preceding Sunday’s Concours d’ Elegance.
Proceeds from the weekend events will benefit the Masterpiece’s three designated charities – Autism Society of Southeast Wisconsin, Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Milwaukee and Meta House. In 2014 The Masterpiece Ltd. distributed more than $37,000 to the three organizations. Since its inception, more than $187,000 has been distributed to charitable organizations.
Now in its 11th year, The Milwaukee Masterpiece will unfold Aug. 22 and 23, 2015, in Veterans Park on Milwaukee’s lakefront.
Purchase advance tickets or register a vehicle for Club Saturday online.