Denver Broncos Safety T.J. Ward to Host First Annual Celebrity Golf Tournament in Partnership with Webroot

Star NFL Defender and Cybersecurity Leader Team Up to Empower Youth and Tackle the Toughest Internet Threats

DENVER, CO - July 13, 2015

Two-time NFL Pro Bowl safety for the Denver Broncos, T.J. Ward will be hosting the First Annual Celebrity Golf Tournament July 13th, 2015 at Blackstone Golf Club in Aurora, Colorado. All the proceeds will go to the T.J. Ward Foundation which supports programs for children to help empower youth in underprivileged communities all over the country. Pro athletes that have committed to participate in the event include Denver Broncos Aqib Talib, David Bruton, Darian Stewart and Jordan Norwood.

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At the inaugural event, T.J. Ward will announce his partnership with Webroot, the market leader in intelligent cybersecurity and threat intelligence, for the 2015-2016 NFL season. Webroot, a repeat sponsor and official cybersecurity solution of the Denver Broncos, is headquartered in Colorado and a perfect match for the pro athlete. “We’re proud to be teaming up with T.J. Ward and the Denver Broncos as a unified defensive force, whether it be protecting against a football opponent or malicious cyberattack,” says Webroot CEO Dick Williams.

For more information on T.J. Ward, his foundation, and the events, visit www.TJWard43.com. For all media inquiries, please contact Chad Knasinski at Synergy Management at Chad@Synergy-Mgmt.com or at 303-596-7955.

About the T.J. Ward Foundation

The T.J. Ward Foundation, tax exempt 501 (c)(3), is committed to enhancing the lives of young people by supporting programs that provide the tools necessary to empower young men and women in underprivileged communities across the country. The Foundation focuses on the socioeconomic, educational, and physical needs of the young people it supports. The TJ Ward Foundation stresses the importance of education while also placing an important emphasis on physical fitness and health. These areas are recognized by the Foundation as playing a crucial role in youth development and ultimately leading to a successful and fulfilling life.

About T.J. Ward

Terrell “T.J.” Ward Jr., born December 12, 1986 in San Francisco, CA, is currently a safety with the Denver Broncos in the National Football League. T.J. Ward was drafted 38th overall pick in the 2010 draft by the Cleveland Browns where he started all 16 games as a rookie. After earning his first Pro Bowl in 2013, he signed with the Denver Broncos as free agent in 2014 where he earned his second trip to the Pro Bowl in Arizona. T.J. Ward has become a pillar in community of Denver and surrounding areas and is committed to giving back.

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