Barataria, October 2021 — Toyota Trinidad and Tobago Limited is sponsoring Olympic Sailing Athlete and Laser Sailor Andrew Lewis from June 2021 to June 2023.
Lewis is currently ranked number one in the Caribbean. He is a three-time Olympian, having participated in games in London 2012, Rio de Janeiro in 2016 and Tokyo 2021.
The sponsorship announcement was made by Ryan Latchu, President of Toyota Trinidad and Tobago who said that Andrew embodies national pride, hard work and determination, “We felt that partnering with Andrew Lewis was a perfect match. Andrew’s dedication, progression and journey resonates well with us and most importantly, his values are in alignment with ours. The partnership we envision goes beyond the Olympics or any competitive games, it’s a relationship based on trust and collaboration that positively impacts Toyota Trinidad and Tobago Limited and the Andrew Lewis brands.”
During Olympics 2021, Toyota Trinidad and Tobago was the mobility sponsor for Lewis, “We want to reach out to persons who are interested in sports and have an active lifestyle, and definitely those who are purchasing their first or second vehicles,” Latchu added. The company will also lead initiatives in helping shape persons and protecting the environment, with Lewis’ involvement and guidance.
Excited about the collaboration with Toyota T&T, Lewis said, “When I am partnering with an organisation, I want to do so much more than just promote the organisation and its products. With Toyota Trinidad and Tobago Limited I have this opportunity. The company has created a joint venture that positively impacts its employees, and future customers. This is going to be an exciting collaboration and one like no other. Exciting times again, and I look forward to the partnership with Toyota Trinidad & Tobago!”
Toyota’s global vision is to lead the way to the future of mobility, enriching lives around the world with the safest and most responsible ways of moving people. Through commitment to quality, constant innovation and respect for the planet, Toyota aims to exceed expectations and be rewarded with a smile.