EXPANDING OUR ROSTER.
“From the hardwood to the ice rink, we’re thrilled to welcome the Nuggets & Avalanche into our partnership family. Partnering with these two winning franchises enables us to share our Mile High Heart in support of the community’s passion points,” said Jonathan Clarkson, Vice President of Marketing at Southwest Airlines. “Our partnerships are more than just a name at the arena or ballpark. They’re focused on the community and bringing everyone together to rally around a common cause, give underserved communities a hand-up, celebrating moments that matter, and serving the city with our famous Heart and Hospitality.”
Throughout the upcoming season look for player appearances, digital content, and unique partnerships where the Nuggets, and the Avalanche will come together to share their LUV with the Denver-area community. Southwest will also partner with Kroenke Sports Charities by supporting the Colorado Avalanche Charity Brunch and various Nuggets and Avalanche charitable initiatives.
“We’re incredibly excited to announce Southwest Airlines as the new official airline partner of the Denver Nuggets and Colorado Avalanche,” said Michael Ceilley, SVP of Partnership Marketing & Media Sales for Kroenke Sports & Entertainment. “A flagship in the airline industry and one of Colorado’s largest employers, Southwest has repeatedly demonstrated its commitment to Denver and the Rocky Mountain Region. Southwest is an ideal partner because, like our teams, they care deeply about their employees, customers, and communities we serve. We look forward to advancing this community-oriented partnership over the next several years, during an exciting period in both organizations’ histories.”
In addition, Southwest will become the inaugural presenting sponsor of the Mile High City Nights platform for the Nuggets, as well as the new presenting sponsor of the Division Rivalry Nights series for the Avalanche. Other highlights of the new…