March 25, 2006
For Immediate Release
Contact: Ryan Durishin: 703-760-0051

Starbridge Media Group to Serve As Local Sponsorship Advisor for Historic DC-based Annual ATP Tour Event

Starbridge Media Group, Inc. has agreed to serve as local sponsorship agency for the Legg Mason Tennis Classic, company CEO Jamie Crittenberger announced today.

In the role, Starbridge will be responsible for forming corporate partnerships with premier brands for the event, as well as augmenting sales of corporate suites and ticket packages on behalf of the tournament.

Hosted at the William H.G. FitzGerald Tennis Center in Washington, DC, the Legg Mason Tennis Classic has been the premier tennis event in the DC-area since 1969. The Classic is part of the ATP Tour 500 series event. Past champions of the event include Andre Agassi, Arnaud Clement, Lleyton Hewitt, and most recently Andy Roddick.

“We are excited to be a part of a historic and first-rate tennis event such as the Legg Mason Tennis Classic,” said Starbridge Media Group President Ken Hutman. “We look forward to enhancing and expanding the event’s reach by building strong relationships with high-profile corporate partners.”

Starbridge Media Group, Inc. is a Washington, DC-area based producer, publisher, rights owner, licensee, and sports marketing consultancy that is focused on the convergence of entertainment and sports, and in bridging domestic and international star sports brands with new and traditional forms of media.

Starbridge provides teams, athletes, brands, and rights owners with opportunities to drive incremental revenues, extend brand awareness and build fan loyalty via the creation of unique programming platforms and the maximization of core property assets. For more information on the company, visit