Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing who are celebrating 30 years of competing in the NTT IndyCar Series announced on Friday that PeopleReady who sponsored Takuma Sato for last year’s Indianapolis 500 will return to serve as the defending Indy 500 winner’s primary sponsor for the 105th running of the Indianapolis 500 presented by Gainbridge which takes place on May 30.
The extended partnership will see PeopleReady serve as a season long associate sponsor to both Takuma Sato and Graham Rahal and speaking about the announcement, PeopleReady President Taryn Owen said:
“PeopleReady is thrilled to be a part of the RLL team again as sponsors for both Takuma Sato and Graham Rahal this year. “Our new brand promise—Within Reach—also rings true for this year’s racing season. And, when it comes to bringing our refreshed brand to race fans across the nation, we are ready as we focus on putting work within reach during unprecedented times.”
Speaking following today’s announcement, RLL team co-owner Bobby Rahal commented saying:
“What an incredible result for PeopleReady’s first foray as a primary sponsor of an Indy car at the 2020 Indianapolis 500. “It’s great to have them back as primary sponsor on Takuma’s entry to defend their Indy 500 victory on the world stage and continue to increase the awareness of the staffing services they provide throughout the race season.”
Patrick Beharelle, CEO of TrueBlue, parent company of PeopleReady commented on the news saying:
“On the heels of last year’s Indy 500 win, we are proud to be in RLL’s lane again for the upcoming season with an expanded sponsorship. “During an uncertain job climate and unpredictable economy, driving home our mission of connecting people and work and being a force for good in communities is vital.”
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