NJSIAA Initiates Agreement with Public Service Electric and Gas Company
ROBBINSVILLE, NJ (Jan. 27, 2021) ─ The NJSIAA has entered into a sponsorship agreement with Public Service Electric and Gas (PSE&G), New Jersey’s largest utility During this sponsorship, PSE&G will support all NJSIAA student-athletes during multiple championship events, and partner with NJSIAA to provide utility customers with energy information and education through event signage, ads, and social media.
“At PSE&G, we are thrilled to have the opportunity to enter into a sponsorship where we can not only communicate with customers in our communities, but also help to support NJ high school athletics and the students who work so hard in these endeavors”, says Fred Daum, PSE&G’s executive director of customer operations.
“I’m always excited when we have a new sponsor to further enhance our support of student-athletes,” says NJSIAA Chief Operating Officer Colleen Maguire. "PSE&G will play an essential role in making major scholastic sports events possible, while also providing outstanding resources for our athletes and their communities.”
Public Service Enterprise Group Inc. (PSEG) (NYSE: PEG) is a publicly traded diversified energy company with approximately 13,000 employees. Headquartered in Newark, N.J., PSEG's principal operating subsidiaries are: Public Service Electric and Gas Co. (PSE&G), PSEG Power and PSEG Long Island. PSEG is a Fortune 500 company included in the S&P 500 Index and has been named to the Dow Jones Sustainability Index for North America for 13 consecutive years (https://corporate.pseg.com).
About the NJSIAA
Established in 1918, the New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association (NJSIAA) is a voluntary, non-profit organization comprised of 436 accredited public and non-public high schools. A member of the National Federation of State High School Associations, the NJSIAA conducts tournaments and crowns champions in 33 sports. Championship competition for girls is sponsored in basketball, bowling, cross country, fencing, field hockey, golf, gymnastics, lacrosse, soccer, softball, swimming, tennis, outdoor track, winter track, volleyball, and wrestling. Boys’ championships are determined in baseball, basketball, bowling, cross country, fencing, football, golf, ice hockey, lacrosse, soccer, swimming, tennis, outdoor track, winter track, volleyball, and wrestling.