Verizon will provide 5G technology built right to the NBA and NHL franchises in an exclusive deal which will enhance fan experiences in-game, on social media and through digital platforms
Washington, D.C. – Monumental Sports & Entertainment today announced that Verizon will become its exclusive 5G provider and is the latest partner of the Washington Capitals and Wizards.
Through this partnership, Verizon will support numerous integrations for each team to create an unrivaled fan experience in-game, on social media platforms and through digital media.
“Verizon’s commitment to innovation and cutting-edge technology products and services makes them a perfect partner for Monumental Sports & Entertainment as we both share the common goal of providing unique experiences for our fans and clients,” said Patrick Duffy, Senior Vice President, Global Partnerships, Monumental Sports & Entertainment. “This partnership will allow us an opportunity to give Capitals and Wizards fans opportunities to connect with their sports and entertainment experience in never-before-seen ways and innovate together through next-generation technology.”
As part of the partnership, and when fans return to the arena, Verizon will bring exclusive experiences to Capitals and Wizards game-goers, including opportunities to win tickets and behind-the-scenes experiences during future Wizards and Capitals games. Additionally, Verizon will work with Monumental Sports & Entertainment, parent company of the Washington Capitals and Wizards and owner of the teams’ competition venue, Capital One Arena, to further integrate a 5G network built to enhance the overall fan experience.
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