Sterling, VA – REI Systems announced today it has agreed to sponsor the University of Maryland League of Legends Club, an eSports team. The club won the Big Ten championship last year, and has won three top-ten in the nation finishes at the Collegiate League of Legends tournament during the first three years of its existence. The diverse Club’s 2018-19 members include UMD students majoring in computer science, mechanical engineering, and business administration, and their first tournament of the year took place September 21st.
REI Systems is committed to helping the team achieve a national championship. Read press coverage about the club in the Washington Post here: Maryland’s eSports Team is in the National Quarterfinals.
Senior Director Jeff Myers said “REI Systems wants to support bright, energetic young people who are competitive and excited about technology. The University of Maryland is a great place to find just those kinds of people. As they graduate from college, we hope that some of the team joins us, and help REI Systems win the competition to solve the most challenging technology problems facing our government customers.”
Sriram Talluri, Manager of the University of Maryland League of Legends Club, said “Our whole team is excited that REI Systems’ sponsorship will help us with equipment, travel expenses, and branding that will attract recognition for our success. And it doesn’t hurt to have backing from a company with such deep technology expertise.”
Contact eSports@reisystems.com to learn more, or inquire about potential sponsorship of your University-affiliated eSports team.
About REI Systems
For the third time in recent years, REI Systems is one of the Washington Post’s Top Workplaces, ranking #2 among large IT employers and #11 overall. Since 1989, REI Systems has developed and sustained lasting customer relationships by providing technology-driven solutions that ultimately impact millions of peoples’ lives. As a mission-first technology solutions provider, we specialize in grant management, analytics, agile software development, CI/CD, DevOps, application modernization, and platform-based solutions. We also provide advice that complements technology, such as strategy, change management, communications, and IT investment analysis. Our 500+ employee-owners pride themselves in delivering meaningful and sustainable results that exceed our customers’ expectations.
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|Sriram Talluri, Team Manager
University of Maryland League of Legends Club