AVON, OH--(Marketwire - Mar 25, 2013) - Canada's favourite painter's tape, Painter's Mate Green®, is proud to announce its sponsorship of Canada's beloved national winter sport: hockey. This spring, Painter's Mate Green will sponsor several 2013 Canadian Hockey League (CHL) events, including the MasterCard® Memorial Cup and the Ontario Hockey League Playoffs. In addition to fun giveaways at these events, Painter's Mate Green will also reward a lucky fan with a trip to the MasterCard Memorial Cup.

As the hockey season nears its end, Canadian hockey enthusiasts are eagerly awaiting a major CHL event: The MasterCard Memorial Cup, scheduled for May 17-26 in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan. While they root for their favourite teams, fans can look forward to some exciting activities and giveaways sponsored by Painter's Mate Green.

The most dedicated fans of the CHL will have a chance to join in the live action, as the Painter's Mate Green Sweepstakes offers an even more robust experience at the MasterCard Memorial Cup events! One winner and their guest will be awarded with tickets to the semi-final and championship game of the tournament and will receive round-trip travel, hotel arrangements, a digital camera and $500 to spend. Both guests will also enjoy a CHL Game Day Experience with exclusive behind-the-scenes access to the tournament. To enter, visit www.facebook.com/paintersmategreen, click on the Sweepstakes tab and "Like" the page to view the entry form. The Sweepstakes will run from March 18th through May 6th with the winner being announced around May 7th.

Painter's Mate Green is also an official sponsor of the Ontario Hockey League (OHL) conference finals and series playoffs. Game attendees can look forward to back-by-popular-demand giveaway items and have a chance to receive Painter's Mate Green painter's tape to try out at home.

Earlier this year, Painter's Mate Green also sponsored a Quebec Major Junior Hockey League Game to help promote community engagement. Fans enjoyed free samples, giveaways and interactive activities courtesy of Painter's Mate Green along with the thrill of seeing their favourite players battling it out on the ice.

"The Canadian Hockey League has a host of phenomenal athletes and staff. Painter's Mate Green is pleased to partner with the organization again," said Scott Sommers, director of marketing for DIY tapes at ShurTech Brands. "We wanted to make this year's sponsorship even more of a thrill, and we're eager for the fans to enjoy what's in store."

For more information about Painter's Mate Green brand painter's tape products, visit paintersmategreen.com. For more information about the Painter's Mate Green MasterCard Memorial Cup Sweepstakes, visit www.facebook.com/paintersmategreen.

Painter's Mate Green brand painter's tape, marketed by ShurTech Brands, LLC, is a cost-effective, professional-grade painting tape that can be used on all types of indoor and outdoor surfaces, including painted drywall, wood, metal, glass and more. For more information, visit www.paintersmategreen.com or like us on Facebook® (facebook.com/paintersmategreen).
ShurTech Brands, LLC, markets do-it-yourself tapes, office and housewares products under the Duck®, Painter's Mate Green®, FrogTape®, Caremail®, Easy Liner® and Shurtape® brands. The company is a subsidiary of Shurtape Technologies, LLC, Hickory, N.C., an industry-leading producer of pressure sensitive masking, duct, packaging and specialty tape products, with facilities in the United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Germany, Mexico, Peru, United Arab Emirates and China. Shurtape services numerous markets, including industrial, packaging, HVAC, professional paint, auto, marine, aerospace, arts and entertainment, and retail. Shurtape also manufactures and markets the Shurtape® and Kip® brands. Visit www.shurtech.com for more information.

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Shauntina Lilly
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