Reaction from some of Tiger Woods’ largest endorsement partners is trickling out. After the Jaimee Grubbs voicemail recording of Woods was released by USMagazine.com and Woods’ released a statement on his website, CNBC sports business reporter Darren Rovell was the first to get reax from Nike and Gatorade.
New Gatorade statement: “Tiger and his family have our support as they work through this private matter. Our partnership continues.”
New Nike statement: “Nike supports Tiger and his family. Our relationship remains unchanged.”
Rovell, who is the world’s top sports business reporter, talked to me on the record about Woods’ endorsement situation in the wake of the past week’s events. Read more…