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Aug. 7, 2012
ATLANTA– PrimeSport, the leader in providing direct access to the biggest sporting events on the planet, announced today a new partnership with the Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) to build and manage the Official ACC Ticket Exchange and Official ACC VIP Pregame Hospitality offerings for the Dr Pepper ACC Football Championship Game and ACC Men’s Basketball Tournament.
The 2012 Dr Pepper ACC Football Championship Game will be held in Charlotte, N.C. at Bank of America Stadium and pairs the Atlantic Division Champion against the Coastal Division Champion. The ACC Men’s Basketball Tournament has been held annually since the league’s inception and showcases perennial national powerhouse basketball programs. The 60th Annual ACC Men’s Basketball Tournament will take place March 14-17, 2013, at the Greensboro Coliseum in Greensboro, N.C.
“PrimeSport has extensive experience in building and managing VIP hospitality and online ticket exchanges for large events. They have the resources and expertise needed to provide our fans with an unforgettable experience” said ACC Commissioner John Swofford. “By partnering with PrimeSport, our fans have a safe and dependable method for securing tickets and VIP pregame hospitality for both the Dr Pepper ACC Football Championship Game and the ACC Men’s Basketball Tournament.”
As part of the partnership, PrimeSport will manage and produce the Official ACC VIP Pregame Hospitality for the Dr Pepper ACC Football Championship Game and the ACC Men’s Basketball Tournament. This will be a new offering for the dedicated fan looking for the VIP Experience at each of these events. Official pregame hospitality takes place prior to each game and may include premium hosted bar, culinary stations, and the chance to rub elbows with legendary ACC players and coaches.
As the Official ACC Ticket Exchange for the Dr Pepper ACC Football Championship Game and the ACC Men’s Basketball Tournament, PrimeSport creates a secure and approved marketplace for fans to buy tickets. Furthermore, if a ticket holder is unable to attend, they have the ability to post the tickets for sale on an official exchange site. Fans can feel safe while purchasing tickets, as PrimeSport has a 100% customer satisfaction guarantee on all transactions. PrimeSport also currently manages the Official Ticket Exchanges for the NCAA® Men’s Basketball Tournament, NCAA Men’s Final Four®, NCAA Women’s Final Four, NCAA Men’s Frozen Four, 2013 Discover BCS National Championship, Discover Orange Bowl, The Rose Bowl Game®, the University of Arizona, the University of Nevada Las Vegas, National Finals Rodeo and Tulane University.
“We are looking forward to our exciting new partnership with the Atlantic Coast Conference and offering the PrimeSport VIP Experience to ACC Football and Basketball fans,” said Greg Nortman, COO of PrimeSport. “Through our relationship with the ACC, fans can enjoy these events knowing they have secure tickets, and are buying directly from the only ACC-sanctioned ticket and VIP hospitality provider.”
PrimeSport is the leader in providing access to the biggest sporting events on the planet, offering tickets, corporate and fan travel packages, and hospitality events for corporations, professional sports teams and fans. Official partnerships with professional and college sports organizations include multiple NFL teams, the Rose Bowl Game®, 2013 Discover BCS National Championship, Allstate Sugar Bowl and Orange Bowl. The company is the official ticket and hospitality package provider for selected NCAA Championships, including the 2012 NCAA® Division I Men’s Basketball Championship, 2013 NCAA Men’s Final Four® and 2012 NCAA Women’s Final Four®. In addition, PrimeSport manages the Official Ticket Exchange for select events and organizations, including the 2012 NCAA Men’s Frozen Four®, the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo, University of Arizona, University of Nevada Las Vegas and Tulane University. PrimeSport is a privately-held company, headquartered in Atlanta, GA. For more information, visit www.primesport.com or call 1-800-591-9198.
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About Atlantic Coast Conference
The Atlantic Coast Conference is now in its 60th year of competition, the ACC has long enjoyed the reputation as one of the strongest and most competitive intercollegiate conferences in the nation. Since the league’s inception in 1953, ACC schools have captured 127 national championships, including 67 in women’s competition and 60 in men’s. In addition, NCAA individual titles have gone to ACC student-athletes 145 times in men’s competition and 104 times in women’s action. For more information, visit theACC.com.