Philadelphia 76ers and Parx Casino® Enter Into Multi-Year, Multi-Platform Partnership
PARX TO BE PRESENTING SPONSOR OF THE SIXERS DREAM TEAM
AND SIXERS HALFTIME RADIO SHOW
PHILADELPHIA, PA. – JUNE 24, 2013 – The Philadelphia 76ers have entered into a multi-year, multi-platform partnership with Parx Casino®. Effective immediately, Parx will be the presenting partner for the Sixers Dream Team, and will also present the Sixers Halftime Radio Show for all regular season games.
“Parx Casino® is proud to partner with such a legendary organization as the Philadelphia 76ers. With their passionate fan base and unique attributes including the famed Dream Team, it’s the perfect new partner for the number one casino in Pennsylvania,” said Marc Oppenheimer, Chief Marketing Officer for Greenwood Racing Inc., owners and operators of Parx Casino®.
As the presenting partner for the Sixers Dream Team, Parx will be featured in a co-branded logo for use on the scoreboard in-arena, as well as on Sixers Dream Team warm-up uniforms, trading cards, web pages on SIXERS.COM, and any other Sixers Dream Team materials produced throughout the partnership. Parx will also be included in public address announcements regarding the Sixers Dream Team during home games.
Parx will additionally serve as the host for the Sixers Dream Team Final Audition, which takes place on Wednesday, July 17 at 7:00 p.m. The event is open to the public (ages 21 and over), and will serve as a showcase for the ladies vying for a spot on the 2013-14 Sixers Dream Team. (More details about the Sixers Dream Team Final Auditions, presented by Parx Casino®, will be released at a later date.)
Parx will also present the Sixers Halftime Radio Show, which features interviews with home and visiting players, front office staff and other guests, conducted by Sixers Radio Broadcaster Tom McGinnis.
ABOUT PARX CASINO®:
Parx Casino®, the number one revenue generating Pennsylvania casino, owned and operated by Greenwood Racing, Inc. Parx Casino® is conveniently located 20 minutes north of center city Philadelphia, I-95 exit 37 or PA Turnpike exit 351 (westbound), exit 352 (eastbound) onto Street Road in Bensalem. Parx features 164,000 square feet of gaming; 3,350 slot machines; 112 live table games; 61 poker tables; live racing & simulcast action; Parxgrill, an upscale signature steakhouse; Foodies food court, Chickie’s & Pete’s, 360 bar and nightclub; Jax sports bar, Finish Line bar, SangKee Noodle Bar and complimentary parking for over 5,000 cars. For more information on Parx Casino, visit https://www.parxcasino.com/.