Orlando Magic confirm Uber as official ridesharing partner
By Community | January 9, 2018
National Basketball Association (NBA) team Orlando Magic has announced an innovative partnership with Uber to enhance fans’ matchday experience at their home stadium.
As part of the agreement, Uber will become the official ridesharing partner of the Magic. The partnership includes a designated pick-up and drop-off lot for supporters using Uber for all pre-season and regular season Magic home games and all other ticketed events taking place at the Amway Center.
The designated pickup area will be available for pickup and drop offs from January 16 when the Magic host the Minnesota Timberwolves.
Magic CEO Alex Martins said: “The Orlando Magic take great pride in creating legendary moments and identifying opportunities to enhance the fan experience.
“We are so excited to announce this partnership with Uber that will help make getting to and from Amway Center easier. Through our combined efforts with Uber, fans and visitors alike will have a seamless experience before and after games.”
Uber General Manager, Florida, Kasra Moshkani, added: “We are proud to be part of the Orlando Magic family through this partnership.
“Our mission is always focused on connecting people and enhancing their lives. This partnership is another great example of what we can achieve with a great partner in the Orlando community.”