Oregon Tech President Nagi Naganathan introduced this week that the college is getting ready to launch a marketing campaign to construct a brand new monitor and has tagged two Olympic Gold medalists to assist promote the launch.
The “Bringing Dwelling the Gold” marketing campaign will kick off March 10.
“I’m hoping … that this can be a venture that may uplift the complete group as a result of faculties will get to make use of the monitor,” stated Naganathan. “It can actually be a chance for the complete group to make use of it and rejoice us popping out of the pandemic later this 12 months.”
Dan O’Brien, who grew up in Klamath Falls and is a graduate of Henley Excessive Faculty, has agreed to be a promoter for the venture to assemble the monitor, in response to Naganathan. The 1996 gold medalist for the Atlanta Olympic video games at the moment lives in Arizona.
Ashton Eaton, a graduate of College of Oregon, has additionally proven curiosity in selling the venture. Eaton, a Bend native, is a two-time gold medalist. He competed on the London and Rio Olympic video games.
“(Eaton) has turn out to be a very good good friend and he has agreed to assist our venture,” Naganathan stated. “They even provided to run on the monitor for a promotion video.”