Konica Minolta Renews CBS Golf Sponsorship for Sixth Consecutive Year

Konica Minolta bizhub SwingVision Sponsorship and newest TV Commercials to Run January through August 2009


Konica Minolta bizhub SwingVision Sponsorship and newest TV Commercials to Run January through August 2009

Ramsey, N.J. - January 31, 2009 - Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A., Inc. (Konica Minolta), a leading provider of advanced imaging and networking technologies for the desktop to the print shop, announced that for the 6th consecutive year its latest television ad campaign will be broadcast during CBS Sports' coverage of the PGA TOUR, and that it will once again be the exclusive sponsor of the high popular Konica Minolta bizhub SwingVision feature.  Konica Minolta's television ad campaign will begin airing during this weekend's FBR Open, and will run through the Barclays Classic in August.

Featuring a new slogan of Count On Konica Minolta, our new ad campaign, which debuted earlier this month's Konica Minolta Gator Bowl, focuses on delivering a reliable, trustworthy solution that exceeds customers' copier product and service needs.  Viewers will come to know personalities Bev and Milt, who quickly learn the value of Konica Minolta's award-winning line of MFPs and printers and come to rely on the certainty and trustworthiness that comes from a partnership with Konica Minolta.

And once again, we have partnered with CBS Sports to sponsor the award-winning "Konica Minolta bizhub SwingVision" - their high-tech, super slow-motion swing analysis.  Three times during each Saturday and Sunday broadcast, you will see and hear the Konica Minolta brand name connected to this unique and highly popular PGA Tour feature.

Below is the broadcast schedule, so check out our new ads and the latest SwingVision installments of today's best players.

FBR Open
Sat 1/31 3:00-6:00 pm
Sun 2/1 3:00-6:00 pm

Buick Invitational
Sat 2/7 3:00-6:00 pm
Sun 2/8 3:00-6:00 pm

AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am
Sat 2/14 3:00-6:00 pm
Sun 2/15 3:00-6:00 pm

Northern Bank Trust L.A. Open
Sat 2/21 3:00-6:00 pm
Sun 2/22 3:00-6:00 pm

Verizon Heritage

Sat 4/18 3:00-6:00 pm
Sun 4/19 3:00-6:00 pm

Zurich Classic of New Orleans
Sat 4/25 3:00-6:00 pm
Sun 4/26 3:00-6:00 pm

Wachovia Championship
Sat 5/2 3:00-6:00 pm
Sun 5/3 2:00-6:00 pm

Valero Texas Open
Sat 5/16 3:00-6:00 pm
Sun 5/17 3:00-6:00 pm

Crowne Plaza Invitational at Colonial
Sat 5/30 3:00-6:00 pm
Sun 5/31 3:00-6:00 pm

The Memorial Tournament
Sat 6/6 3:00-6:00 pm
Sun 6/7 2:30-6:00 pm

Stanford St. Jude Championship
Sat 6/20 3:00-6:00 pm
Sun 6/21 2:00-6:00 pm

Travelers Championship
Sat 6/27 3:00-6:00 pm
Sun 6/28 3:00-6:00 pm

AT&T National
Sat 7/4 3:00-6:00 pm
Sun 7/5 3:00-6:00 pm

John Deere Classic
Sat 7/11 3:00-6:00 pm
Sun 7/12 3:00-6:00 pm

Canadian Open
Sat 7/25 3:00-6:00 pm
Sun 7/26 3:00-6:00 pm

Buick Open
Sat 8/1 2:00-6:00 pm
Sun 8/2 2:00-6:00 pm

Bridgestone Invitational
Sat 8/8 2:00-6:00 pm
Sun 8/9 2:30-6:30 pm

Wyndham Championship
Sat 8/22 3:00-6:00 pm
Sun 8/23 3:00-6:00 pm

Barclays Classic
Sat 8/29 3:00-6:00 pm
Sun 8/30 2:00-6:00 pm

About Konica Minolta
Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A., Inc. is a leader in advanced imaging and networking technologies for the desktop to the print shop.  In 2008, Konica Minolta was recognized as the #1 Brand for Customer Loyalty in the MFP Office Copier Market by Brand Keys.  For more information, please visit
www.kmbs.konicaminolta.us.

Konica Minolta Corporate Contact
James Norberto
Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A., Inc.
+1 201.825.4000
PR@kmbs.konicaminolta.us

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