Indianapolis, IN.  The American Basketball Association (ABA) today named The TDG Company ( as its marketing company.  “We are very pleased and proud to have The TDG Company representing the ABA in a variety of initiatives,” stated ABA CEO Joe Newman.  “Stephan Dellaportas, President and CEO of TDG, made a wonderful presentation at the ABA League Meeting in Las Vegas and everyone left genuinely excited about their plans on both a national and regional basis. This is quite the company and we are really looking forward to working with them.”
TDG is an international brand marketing firm located in Scottsdale, AZ.  The TDG Company represents some of the largest blue chip brands in the world.  Strategic, capable and connected, TDG has an unparalleled reputation for creating the most innovative, effective and successful brand extensions across a range of sectors including Sports, Fashion, Auto, Entertainment and Food & Beverage.
The TDG company network boasts more than 40 offices worldwide with $1 billion in sales with over 32,000 product lines.  The TDG Company has access to over 80% of the world’s consumer marketplace.  TDG has four divisions:  TDG Sales and Marketing, TDG Media, TDG Business Outsource Management (BOM) and TGD Sports.
Some world-class clients within the TDG brand portfolio have included Jim Beam , Sauza Tequilla, Canadian Club, Welch’s, Seattle’s Best, Starbucks, Organic Valley, Foster Grant, Costco, SUPERVALU, Sam’s Club, Kroger, Harper Collins, Penguin & Putnam, The Jim Henson Company, Fox, Universal Studios, Warner Brothers, Disney and TBS as well as the NBA, CBA, NFL and MLB.
“The ABA is a remarkable brand with worldwide recognition,” added Dellaportas.  “The opportunities in TV,
licensing, social media, branding, merchandising and sponsorship sales are incredible and we are very exciting about working with Joe Newman, Ron Tilley and the rest of the ABA family to help take the league to a whole new level.  This will be a great partnership.”
For more information, contact Stephen Dellaportas at or Joe Newman at or Ron Tilley at or visit or
Or call Stephen Dellaportas at 480 663 3843.