Testimonials

A.Lang & Sohne

USPi created and delivered a sponsorship that not only enabled CEO Wilhem Schmid to participate in the event as an owner enabling him to engage with other owners, we also delivered significant brand awareness, product activation and education, pr and social media coverage and sales.

“We’ve worked with James Turner and USPi for the first time this year and he and his team bring a wealth of sponsorship knowledge and experience within the Luxury brand sector.” Anne Schall, Brand Director, A.Lang & Sohne

Summer Season Prestigious Events Partnership’s

USPi secured and negotiated strong yet favourable partnerships for us at Badminton Horse Trials, City Concourse, The Maserati Royal Charity Polo Cup, The Laureus Polo Cup, Henley Royal Regatta and ChinaWhite, Goodwood Festival of Speed, The Game Fair and Cowes Week:

Allan Moffat, Marketing Director of @SkinnyBrands commented. “James and USPi’s knowledge, contacts and understanding of the premium and luxury event sponsorship market are second to none and we look forward to continuing with our working relationship”

Camper & Nicholson at Polo Club St Tropez

USPi secured new team sponsor Polo Club St Tropez to join existing sponsors King Power Duty Free, Pernod Ricard’s, Royal Salute, Perrier Jouet and Absolute Elyx for the 14th Laureus Polo Cup. Guests enjoyed the evening with an Argentine Asado courtesy of Urban Caprice and enjoyed a VIP lounge hosted by Annabel’s and music by radio 1 DJ Greg James.

Maserati Royal Charity Polo Cup

USPi negotiated and managed a second signature event on behalf of Maserati Italy and GB. Maserati is partnering with La Martina once again on the polo playing field, official supplier to some of the world’s most prestigious tournaments, creating the “Maserati Polo Tour”, In addition we also secured the prestigious Backwoods Tea from Sri Lanka who became the official tea of the event.

Bentley Tennis at the Palace

USPi secured Bentley Emirates, Al Habtoor Motors as the “Official Car” of the inaugural Tennis at The Palace event at Emirates Palace, Abu Dhabi under the patronage of Her Highness Sheikh bint Mohammed bin Khalid Al Nahyan. The full range of Bentley Motor Cars were on display throughout the three day event which also chauffeured players to and from the tennis court. Guests enjoyed a quintessentially British afternoon tea courtesy of Fortnum & Mason.

The Laureus King Power Polo Cup, Ham, The London Polo Club

USPi secured King Power Duty Free, Pernod Ricard’s, Royal Salute, Perrier Jouet and Absolute Elyx as sponsors of the 13th Laureus Polo Cup. Guests enjoyed a quintessentially British evening with an Argentine Asado twist courtesy of Urban Caprice and enjoyed a VIP lounge hosted by Annabel’s.    

“USPi presented us with a fantastic opportunity to partner with Laureus both in the UK and Internationally allowing us to develop our brand amongst the world of sport whilst raising money for charity. We look forward to working with Laureus and USPi again next year both in the UK and Internationally”

Peter McCormack, Polo Manager, King Power Duty Free

The Maserati Jerudong Park Polo Trophy

USPi  worked with Cirencester Park Polo Club

USPi negotiated and managed a second signature event on behalf of Maserati Italy and GB. “Maserati is partnering with La Martina once again on the polo playing field, official supplier to some of the world’s most prestigious tournaments, creating the "Maserati Polo Tour“, In addition we also secured the prestigious Backwoods Tea from Sri Lanka who became the official tea of the event.

Dr Chris Nonis Chairman of Backwoods Group, “I thoroughly enjoyed the afternoon entertaining guests whist everyone enjoyed Mackwoods Tea. Chris finished the afternoon meeting Prince Harry. I’d like to thank USPi’s James Turner for creating the opportunity for us and managing it smoothly and professionally.”

The Fortnum & Mason Tennis at The Palace, Abu Dhabi UAE

Under the patronage of Her Highness Sheikh bint Mohammed bin Khalid Al Nahyan

USPi worked with Vicky Collins owner of Strawberry’s & Cream to secure the Official Car partner of the Fortnum & Mason Tennis at The Palace

USPi secured Bentley Emirates, Al Habtoor Motors as the “Official Car” of the inaugural Tennis at The Palace event at Emirates Palace, Abu Dhabi under the patronage of Her Highness Sheikh bint Mohammed bin Khalid Al Nahyan. The full range of Bentley Motor Cars were on display throughout the three day event which also chauffeured players to and from the tennis court. Guests enjoyed a quintessentially British afternoon tea courtesy of Fortnum & Mason.

“USPi had previously worked with Bentley Emirates at the Cartier Polo Dubai so when James approached us regarding the Tennis we knew it would be the right event for us. We look forward to working with USPi again next year”

Zentelle Van Der Linde, Marketing Manager, Bentley Emirates

LAureus sports foundation

USPi’s, James Turner has assisted in the management and sponsorship acquisition of the Laureus Polo Cup in generating over £85,000 a year for the Laureus Sports Foundation.

Jim Whisenand, Equus & Co founder

Equus & Co

USPi has managed polo sponsorships for Equus & Co in Beijing and the UK.

“I have had very good experiences with James Turner who is always reliable, discreet and affirmatively managing matters with foresight.”

Jim Whisenand, Equus & Co founder

JACK WILLS

USPi helped us create The Jack Wills Varsity Polo experience.

USPi delivered an experiential marketing activity beyond our expectations and also assisted in our brand awareness strategy in the US negotiating our presence as official clothing supplier in the Prince William & Prince Harry Foundation Polo Challenge held at Santa Barbara Polo Club.

Peter Williams & Rob Shaw, Co founders

AL HABTOOR

USPi  brought sponsorship and event management excellent to eh Al Habtoor Royal Windsor Cup.

James’ sponsorship and event management knowledge and expertise have been a major contribution to the success of the Al Habtoor Royal Windsor Polo Cup.

Paul Raynor, Advisor to the Chairman

Pommery Champagne

USPi have helped Pommery Champagne deliver excellence in polo.

We’ve worked with USPi for over 5 years in polo, fashion and motorsport sponsorship, James always delivers and is a pleasure to work with.

Sara Hicks, Commercial Director Pommery Champagne

Hurlingham Polo Association

Working together with the Hurlingham Polo Association.

James has worked with the Hurlingham Polo Association`s International Committee on the Cartier International Polo and recently Audi International Series for the Coronation Cup at Guards polo club.

John Tinsley, Chairman of Hurlingham Polo Association International Committee

CArtier queen's cup

Reference available upon request.

Lucie Needham, Events Director, Cartier UK

Cartier Dubai

Reference available upon request.

Carla Abboud, Comms Director, Cartier Dubai

cartier china

Reference available upon request.

Louis Ferla, Managing Director, Cartier China

AUDI UK

Reference available upon request.

Jon Zammett, Head of PR, Audi UK