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Spartan Controls Announces Continued Partnership with Team Bottcher

October 12, 2023

Calgary, October 12, 2023 - Spartan Controls is pleased to announce the extension of its partnership with Team Bottcher, one of the most exciting and talented teams on the Canadian and World Curling Tours. Spartan, a leading provider of industrial automation solutions, has been a steadfast supported of Team Bottcher since their partnership began in 2018.

Capturing the hearts of curling enthusiasts worldwide, Team Bottcher, led by skip Brendan Bottcher and comprising Ben Hebert (lead), Brett Gallant (second), and Marc Kennedy (third), has garnered widespread recognition for their exceptional skills and achievements in the sport of curling. With their sights set on competing in prestigious events both nationally and internationally, the team is poised to make a strong impact on the ice during the upcoming season.

“The Spartan sponsorship is incredibly important in enabling our team to have success both on and off the ice. Our team is proud to represent the Spartan brand into the upcoming season and looking forward to working with many Spartans across our communities. The support & encouragement is very much appreciated, and we are thankful for all of the Spartans who are in our corner as we chase our dreams.”  said Brendan Bottcher

Brendan Bottcher, a Technical Sales Specialist at Spartan Controls, has enjoyed a remarkable career, cementing his name as a force to be reckoned with in the world of curling. In 2012, he demonstrated his exceptional talent by capturing both the Canadian Junior and World Junior titles, showcasing his skills on an international stage.
“Professional, engaged, competitive, and having fun; Team Bottcher shows up demonstrating many personal attributes we value at Spartan Controls”, said Grant Wilde, President & CEO, Spartan Controls. “We are excited to continue our partnership with them and look forward to cheering on their success.”

The extended partnership between Spartan and Team Bottcher exemplifies a shared commitment to excellence, innovation, and success.

About Spartan Controls

Experience industrial innovation at Spartan Controls—the recognized leading provider of industrial automation solutions in Western Canada. For over 60 years, Spartan has provided customers with high-performance solutions, industry expertise, lifecycle support, and technical training – delivering the value our customers want. Our automation solutions are used in all process industries including oil and gas, oil sands, mining, pulp and paper, power, pipeline, and municipal. We are dedicated to creating a sustainable modern world and providing exceptional customer experiences where expertise and collaboration come together.

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About Team Bottcher

Team Bottcher has proudly secured two Grand Slam titles and earned a prestigious bronze medal at the Brier (Men’s National Championship). Their hard work and dedication have earned them an impressive 4th position in the World Rankings. The team is excited to continue building on this momentum and looks forward to the upcoming competitive season.

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Kimberly Cooper
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