About the Stanford St. Jude Championship
The Stanford St. Jude Championship, Presented by FedEx ... now in its 51st year of providing professional golf to Memphis and the Mid-South ... started as the Memphis Open in 1958. In 1970, the tournament adopted St. Jude Children's Research Hospital as its sole beneficiary and since then has raised more than $19 million for the treatment of catastrophic childhood diseases. Over 1,850 volunteers produce the official PGA TOUR event under the auspices of Children's Champions for Hope, the 501(c) 3 governing body that co-sponsors the event. Past winners include Jack Nicklaus, Gary Player, Greg Norman, Curtis Strange, Fred Couples, Nick Price, Tom Kite, Justin Leonard, David Toms and defending champion Woody Austin. This year's event is scheduled for June 2-8 at TPC Southwind in Memphis, TN. For more information, visit http://www.stanfordstjude.com .
About Brooks Brothers
Established in 1818, Brooks Brothers currently operates stores in the United States, Europe, Japan, Hong Kong, China, Malaysia, Singapore, Taiwan, Chile and Dubai. The company also sells its merchandise through a direct mail catalog and e-commerce site, brooksbrothers.com. Brooks Brothers was acquired in December 2001 by Retail Brand Alliance, Inc., a privately- owned company which is specialized in manufacturing, merchandising and retailing. Please visit http://www.brooksbrothers.com for store locations.
About Stanford Financial Group
Stanford Financial Group is a privately held global network of
independent, affiliated financial services companies led by Chairman of the
Board Sir Allen Stanford. The first Stanford company was founded by his
grandfather, Lodis B. Stanford in 1932. Stanford's core businesses are
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