Reggae Boyz captain Damion Lowe joins the ranks of Digicel ambassadors

By Sports Desk June 17, 2021

International football player and captain of the ‘Reggae Boyz’, Damion Lowe, has joined the star-studded lineup of Digicel brand ambassadors.

Damion joins the league of famous Digicel faces and takes his place among the Digital Operator’s galaxy of stars in athletics, music and entertainment.

Lowe joins the Digicel brand ambassador roster on the heels of the company’s deepened commitment to local football through a $200 million, three-season sponsorship of the redesigned Jamaica Premier League.

In welcoming Lowe to the Digicel family, Chief Marketing Officer for Digicel Jamaica, Nasha-Monique Douglas, noted that given his experience representing Jamaica internationally, and participating in leagues in the US, Europe, and Egypt, the international defender will serve as an excellent role model and mentor for young and aspiring footballers across the country.

She remarked, “Damion has represented his country brilliantly and his talent has been recognised by teams and leagues across the world. His work ethic and dedication to perfecting his craft make him an ideal brand ambassador for Digicel as we continue to inspire younger generations of Jamaicans to strive for excellence. We are delighted to have him as a brand ambassador, and we look forward to the tremendous positive impact that this partnership will deliver for our customers.”

Known for his clever skills in strengthening a team’s defence, the quick-footed and outspoken Lowe is considered a real threat to his opponents. He continues to set and conquer new goals throughout his football career.

“I'm happy and proud to be a part of the Digicel Jamaica family. Digicel has been a powerhouse in both sponsorship and support of football across Jamaica and the Caribbean for many years. I look forward to adding to that legacy. I'm excited to work with their team and the other ambassadors under the Digicel umbrella,” commented Lowe.

In his new role with Digicel, fans and football enthusiasts are set to be inspired by his strengths as a player, in addition to his wisdom as a mentor and role model for those who aspire to make it the world of football and sports, in general.

Lowe joins the lineup of Digicel Brand Ambassadors including the world’s fastest man and Digicel Chief Speed Officer, Usain Bolt; world-leading sprinter, Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce; world Under-20 100M and 200M sprint champion, Briana Williams; Special Olympics champion, Alphanso Cunningham; dancehall legend, Bounty Killer; reggae sensation, Jesse Royal; and, media personalities Khadine ‘Miss Kitty’ Hylton and ZJ Sparks.

 

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