On Wednesday, November 27th, the representatives of Rail Cargo Hungaria Zrt. and Ferencvárosi Torna Club held a joint press conference for the signing of the club's diamond class title sponsorship contract valid for another year.
"The handball section of our club performs successfully year on year both in national and international competitions. For such achievements, it is indispensable to have a stable professional and financial background. Rail Cargo Hungaria Zrt. has been supporting the women's handball team of Ferencvárosi Torna Club since 2011. During this period the collective was able to celebrate two international cup victories – a result which should make every Hungarian and Ferencváros fan rightly proud. I hope that the contract signed here today will serve as the basis of similar results in the future." – said Gábor Kubatov, the President of Ferencvárosi Torna Club on Wednesday's press conference.
„Rail Cargo Hungaria Zrt. stands steadily by the women's handball team of Ferencváros. We are convinced that our support will help FTC-Rail Cargo Hungaria to continue to achieve outstanding success both in the Hungarian League and in the European Cup Winners' Cup"– said Dr. Imre Kovács, the CEO and Chairman of the Board of Directors of Rail Cargo Hungaria Zrt, adding that „We are proud that our company name has become intertwined with the name of one of the most popular and successful high-class Hungarian teams in the minds of our clients, business partners and the general public alike."
„The results of the past three years have justified the power of joining forces of Hungary's market-leading rail freight company and the most prestigious Hungarian sport club"– continued the CEO. „Since then, the team has achieved brilliant victories both in national and international competitions, while the company stood its ground albeit unfavorable economic conditions, and caught up to the most successful rail freight companies in Europe. We have formed an alliance of success, and we intend to abide by this. We are connected by our willingness to fight, our commitment, and our thinking and acting as a team."– Dr. Imre Kovács concluded his speech.
Zsolt Ákos Jeney, the President of the Handball Section of FTC emphasized the cooperation between the sponsoring company and the sport club. "It is to our great pleasure that the signing of this contract marks the beginning of the fourth year, which also means that this relationship is a good investment for Rail Cargo Hungaria. During the previous years a close and correct cooperation developed between the company and our handball section. We are continuously in touch, since both the management and the employees attend the matches and root for the team every week.
The title sponsor always plays a major role in a teams life. Rail Cargo Hungaria Zrt. provides a point of reference for our section." – opined the president of the handball section. "Our relationship began before we had achieved any serious international successes. Since then, our title sponsor means stability and permanence to us, which is very important for both the management and the team. We are confident that this cooperation will be even more fruitfull for all of us than it has already proved to be. " – concluded Zsolt Ákos Jeney.