US Cellular Sign 3-Year Partnership with NBA’s Thunder

May 16, 2011

US Cellular has entered into a three-year partnership with National Basketball Association (NBA) franchise the Oklahoma City Thunder.

The partnership sees the wireless telecommunication company become the official mobile sponsor of the team. Under the terms of the agreement, anabolics beginning next season, US Cellular will offer an interactive kiosk at the Thunder’s home games, as well as a text service entitled the ‘Thunder Text Alert Program’, which updates users on scores, team news and promotions.

Tommy Arens, U.S. Cellular sales director for Oklahoma, stated: “U.S. Cellular is enhancing the experience for Thunder fans by providing more fun activities and giving them new opportunities to see this exciting team play. We’re looking forward to creating traditions for families and friends attending games and are proud to partner with the Oklahoma City Thunder to bring these new amenities to the arena.”