Buffalo Bills Tie Up Sponsorship with United States Air Force
September 8, 2011
The Buffalo Bills have announced a new partnership with the United States Air Force which continues the recent theme of the NFL partnering with the military.
As part of the agreement, the U.S. Air Force will receive Ralph Wilson Stadium signage, buffalobills.com website advertising and they will activate in the Shredd and Ragan Lot C Tailgate Party area on game days. The U.S. Air Force will also have an on-field swear-in ceremony prior to the Bills September 25th game vs. New England.
Founded in 1959, the Buffalo Bills are one of the most storied franchises in the National Football League (NFL). The Bills have won two American Football League (AFL) Championships (1964 – 1965) and won an NFL record four straight AFC Championships (1990 – 1993) that included four trips to the Super Bowl.
Bruce Popko, Buffalo Bills senior vice president of business development, said: “Our partnership with the United States Air Force provides excellent opportunities for our loyal and patriotic fans to become more engaged with the Air Force.The U.S. Air Force is a powerful branch of the armed services and we are proud to connect our brands as a part of the 2011 NFL season.”
Lieutenant Colonel Robert Roy, 313th Recruiting Squadron Commander, added: “The United States Air Force’s 313th Recruiting Squadron is truly excited about the partnership we have forged with the Buffalo Bills. Together, our organizations represent the highest levels of professionalism and teamwork in our respective fields. In addition, we appreciate the patriotism and support of the greatest fans around! We are proud of this venture and look forward to a great season. Aim High…Fly, Fight, Win!”
This comes days after the NFL partnered with the USAA. For full details click here