|Capital One Bank SHO's official bank|
Humble, TX (Feb. 14, 2013) - Capital One Bank has signed a multi-year agreement with the Shell Houston Open to be the tournament's Official Bank, including presenting sponsorship of the popular SHO Club 16 venue overlooking the green of the par-3 16th hole. The partnership begins with the 2013 event, according to Steve Timms, President/CEO of the Houston Golf Association.
As part of the sponsorship, Capital One Bank will provide bank services and volunteers during the Shell Houston Open as well as provide support of multiple Houston Golf Association Junior Golf and amateur events. The bank will activate its brand in an air-conditioned Capital One Bank Clubhouse in the center of the SHO Club 16 complex and its logo will be displayed on special SHO Bucks tournament-only banking tender.
The Houston Golf Association, a nonprofit organization, has operated the Shell Houston Open tournament since 1946.
Houston's Shell Oil Company is the title sponsor.