The Fort Lauderdale Strikers would like to thank our Partners for their support of professional soccer in South Florida and for the tremendous effort on their behalf to support all the local community events the Strikers take part in. Please visit our sponsors. To learn more about sponsorship opportunities and partnering with the Strikers please e-mail Sam Ambrose at:

Guaraviton Named Title Sponsor in Multi-Year Partnership with Strikers


FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (Friday, January 22, 2016) – The Fort Lauderdale Strikers and Brazilian-based beverage company Guaraviton today announced a multi-year partnership that includes the Guaraviton logo featured on the front of the Strikers uniforms.


The front-of-jersey sponsorship is the first in club history. Guaraviton’s logo will be present on the front of Strikers primary and alternate kits, and practice jerseys.


“The announcement of this partnership is an historic moment for the Strikers,” said Managing Director Luis Cuccatti. “Both of our brands share the same objectives and are taking the right steps to dominate and expand in our markets. The magnitude of this partnership is a testament to our growth as a club and speaks volumes to the Strikers global ambitions.”


Based in Rio de Janiero, Guaraviton is a producer of natural drinks and the leader in guarana beverages. The beverage is a revitalizing, non-carbonated energy drink made from all natural extracts including guarana, açaí, and ginseng.


Guaraviton will use the partnership with the Strikers to introduce its products to the United States.


The partnership will also further enhance the Strikers brand in Brazil. The club will have advertising field boards at the Rio Soccer Championship and at Brazil’s Série B Championship.


Per the agreement, Guaraviton has the right to create, distribute, and sell a co-branded Strikers/Guaraviton energy drink, which will be sold in Rio de Janeiro. The company also has the right to sell co-branded Strikers jerseys in the Brazilian city.


Publix is privately owned and operated by its 175,000 employees, with 2014 sales of $30.6 billion. Currently Publix has 1,102 stores in Florida, Georgia, South Carolina, Alabama, Tennessee and North Carolina. The company has been named one of FORTUNE’s “100 Best Companies to Work For in America” for 18 consecutive years. In addition, Publix’s dedication to superior quality and customer service is recognized as tops in the grocery business, most recently by an American Customer Satisfaction Index survey. For more information, visit the company’s website,


Azul Brazilian Airlines is the airline with the greatest number of destinations served in Brazil. The company has a fleet of 143 aircraft, more than 10,000 employees, over 900 departures per day, 100+ destinations being served, and one-third of all the departures in the country. The quality of its services has been proven by many national and international awards. In 2014 Azul was named by Skytrax World Airline Awards, for the fourth time in a row, as the "Best low-cost airline in South America." The company also received the FlightStats Award as the "Airline with best on-time performance in South America", and was recognized as the most on-time airline in Brazil in 2014, according to Infraero criteria. That same year, the company was named the "Best low-cost carrier in the world" by CAPA Centre for Aviation. For more information visit


The Orthopedic Institute at Holy Cross Hospital specializes in sports related injuries, joint discomfort, foot and ankle reconstruction, hand and upper extremity disorders, joint replacements, surgical and  interventional spine procedures with the goal of restoring your active lifestyle through cutting-edge treatments and the  highest quality, compassionate care.


INARIA designs and manufactures a full-line of team sports and active apparel, including pro-style jerseys, practice jerseys, socks, warm-up suits and training apparel. The company offers full finishing, embellishment and unique customization services at its Canadian headquarters. By providing superior quality, value and quick turnaround time, the company’s goal is to continue to develop strong relationships with its customers and loyal sports enthusiasts. Performance Sports Group Ltd., the parent company of INARIA, is a publically-traded company on the New York Stock Exchange and the Toronto Stock Exchange whose affiliates market products under the BAUER, MISSION, MAVERIK, CASCADE, INARIA, COMBAT and EASTON brand names. Performance Sports Group is a member of the Russell 2000 and 3000 Indexes, as well as the S&P/Toronto Stock Exchange Composite Index. For more information about INARIA, visit the company’s website at


Stonegate Bank is a full-service commercial bank, providing a wide range of business and consumer financial products and services through its 21 banking offices in its target marketplaces of South and West Florida, which are comprised primarily of Broward, Charlotte, Collier, Hillsborough, Lee, Miami-Dade, Palm Beach and Sarasota Counties in Florida. Stonegate’s principal executive office and mailing address is 400 North Federal Highway, Pompano Beach, Florida 33062 and its telephone number is (954) 315-5500. For more information about Stonegate Bank, visit


New York Life Insurance Company, a Fortune 100 company founded in 1845, is the largest mutual life insurance company in the United States* and one of the largest life insurers in the world. New York Life has the highest possible financial strength ratings currently awarded to any life insurer from all four of the major credit rating agencies: A.M. Best (A++), Fitch (AAA), Moody’s Investors Service (Aaa), Standard & Poor’s & (AA+).** Headquartered in New York City, New York Life’s family of companies offers life insurance, retirement income, investments and long-term care insurance. New York Life Investments*** provides institutional asset management and retirement plan services. Other New York Life affiliates provide an array of securities products and services, as well as retail mutual funds. Please visit New York Life’s website at for more information.


Atlanta-based Chick-fil-A, Inc. is a family owned and privately held restaurant company devoted to serving the local communities in which franchised restaurants operate. Known for its original chicken sandwich, Chick-fil-A restaurants serve freshly prepared food in more than 1,900 restaurants in 41 states and Washington, D.C. Founded in the early 1960s by S. Truett Cathy, the Chick-fil-A system produced sales of nearly $6 billion in 2014, which marks 47 consecutive years of sales growth. Chick-fil-A ranked first for customer satisfaction in the Limited Service Restaurants industry according to the 2015 American Customer Satisfaction Index and received the highest ACSI score ever in the industry. The company was recognized in 2014 as one of America’s “Top 20 Most Admired Brands” by The Harris Poll, “Top Fast Food Chicken Chain” by Consumer Reports and the only restaurant named to 24/7 Wall Street’s “Customer Service Hall of Fame.” More information on Chick-fil-A is available on the chain’s website located at


The Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention and Visitor Bureau’s mission is to promote travel and drive visitation to and within Greater Fort Lauderdale. The mission of the GFLCVB, as the hospitality leader, is to market the area globally as a premier, leisure, convention and business destination for the continual economic benefit of the community, including all of its municipalities. For more information please visit their website at


AutoNation is transforming the automotive retail industry through bold leadership. We deliver a peerless automotive retail experience through our customer-focused sales and service processes. Owning and operating 293 new vehicle franchises, which sell 35 new vehicle brands across 15 states, AutoNation is America's largest automotive retailer, with state-of-the-art operations and the ability to leverage economies of scale that benefit the customer. As an indication of our leadership position in our industry, AutoNation is a component of the S&P 500 Index. Please visit,,,,,, and, where AutoNation discloses additional information about the Company, its business, and its results of operations.


Established in 1987, Brenner Real Estate Group is one of South Florida’s most respected independent commercial real estate firms. From brokerage to asset and property management, investment sales, development and receivership services, we create solutions and maximize value for our clients in office, multi-family, industrial and retail properties.


In a sea of branded, cookie-cutter hotels, the new Sawgrass Grand Hotel and Suites in bustling Broward County is a breath of fresh air, embracing an independent spirit that translates into an approach to customer service that’s gleefully untethered by corporate constraints. From stylish design to anticipatory service, this fresh newcomer is rewriting the book on customer service and community spirit with innovative programs, services and amenities that underscore its “customer first” ethos. Add a lively Lobby Bar, delicious Italian cuisine, a tropical pool terrace and a short hop to all the pleasures of nearby Fort Lauderdale and you’ve got a bright, bold addition to South Florida’s hospitality landscape.


The Children’s Services Council of Broward County focus is Broward’s children. Created by the voters in September, 2000 CSC provides leadership, advocacy, and funding for services for and on behalf of children. Over 100 CSC programs are delivered by "provider" agencies that have clearly defined goals and outcomes and are regularly monitored for quality and performance. The CSC funds programs that have been proven to work. On average, the CSC gets less than 2 cents of every dollar paid in property taxes, which fund a wide variety of programs designed to help children lead a healthy, safe and productive life. And that, of course, makes a difference for all residents of Broward County. 


Pest Logic pest control is the official Pest control company of the Fort Lauderdale Strikers.  Pest Logic is a full service company providing Pest Control, Rodent Control, Termite treatments, wildlife trapping, Lawn spray, and Lawn fertilization services in the tri-county area for the last 38 years.


Woodbury & Associates Photography, is an award winning commercial photography studio serving South Florida and Corporate Photography clients worldwide. We have been providing our clients with amazing photography with expedient turn around times for over 35 years, with eighteen years experience in digital photography and post production.


Did you know the City of Fort Lauderdale's Parks and Recreation offers a wonderful and exciting variety of recreational programs and activities? The City of Fort Lauderdale encourages our citizens and visitors to celebrate healthy, active lifestyles by participating in their choice of recreational and park activities.


The Florida State Soccer Association is the official governing body representing U.S. Soccer in the State of Florida. It is a representative body composed of soccer officials throughout the State dedicated to act in the best interests of the sport. This is the official web site for FSSA and it is designed to make players, officials, and fans familiar with everything that is going on regarding soccer in The Sunshine State.


The FYSA provides a fun, safe and healthy game for kids of all ages who want to play soccer. The FYSA offers programs for various levels of play, such as recreational and competitive, and now offers a program to fit the needs and interests of young soccer players with physical and/or mental disabilities called TOPSoccer.