AUGUSTA, Ga.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--NetJets® Inc., a Berkshire Hathaway company and the worldwide leader in private aviation is the official private jet sponsor of the PGA TOUR. NetJets has once again orchestrated an exclusive, one of its kind experience for customers traveling to Augusta for the 2015 Masters event. Nearly 350 NetJets flights are expected in and out during the time of the Tournament. In addition to customer flights, NetJets will fly about 20 of the PGA golfers to the Masters as they compete for the coveted green jacket.
“The Masters is the premier event for golf in the United States. NetJets has two very important roles to play leading into this event. One, to ensure the players who fly with us get there in plenty of time, rested, and ready to perform; and two, to ensure our customers, in addition to watching world-class golf up close and personal, get the best experience imaginable for the duration of their trip both on and off the grounds,” said Adam Johnson, SVP of Sales, Marketing and Owner Services, NetJets Inc.
Included in the NetJets experience at the Masters are all day hospitality services from Thursday through Sunday that offer valet parking, shuttle to course gates, baggage/gear check, food, drink, entertainment and a cool place to take a break from the course. On Friday, April 10, NetJets will host an exclusive, private Tour Pros dinner and open Q&A with golfers for customers led by sportscaster Jim Nantz. Immediately following dinner, Grammy Award-winning musician Darius Rucker will perform a private concert for NetJets guests.
NetJets sponsors more than 20 of the top 30 ranked players in the world and provides service to more than 60 players on the TOUR.
NetJets Inc., a Berkshire Hathaway company, is the worldwide leader in private aviation with the largest, more than 700 aircraft worldwide, and most diverse private jet fleet in the world. NetJets celebrated its 50th Anniversary in 2014, having been established in 1964 as the world’s first private jet charter and management company. In 1986, NetJets pioneered the concept of fractional aircraft ownership – offering individuals and businesses all of the benefits of whole aircraft ownership and more, at a fraction of the cost. Today, NetJets offers a full range of private aviation solutions through businesses bearing the NetJets®, Executive Jet Management®, and Marquis Jet Card® service brands in North America, Europe and China. For more information on NetJets customer programs and services, please visit www.netjets.com.