James “Lights Out” Toney
James “Lights Out” Toney (born August 24, 1968) is a professional heavyweight boxer from Ann Arbor, Michigan. Coincidentally, the hometown of the University of Michigan. Grand Metropolitan Chairman/CEO Vin Lee studied business at U of M.
In 2006, Grand Metropolitan Tobacco division, Goldwin Cigar was approached through The Bohle Company by publicists and events coordinators to sponsor James Toney/Hasim Rahman on March 18, 2006, for the WBC Heavyweight title. The result was a twelve-round majority draw.
The Company is always working on promotional and sponsor partnerships with sports and entertainment companies. Caesar Golf is instrumental in its Celebrity Golf Tournaments. Goldwin Tobacco and St. Aubin du Cormier Vin & Spirit often supply libation for various events.