The San Francisco 49ers and Intel Corporation has announced that Intel will become a Founding Partner and a preferred technology provider for the world's newest and most technologically advanced stadium, Levi's* Stadium in Santa Clara, California.
The multi-year agreement is set to begin in 2014.Intel Chief Marketing Officer Deborah Conrad and San Francisco 49er CEO Jed York with commemorative jersey honoring the announcement that Intel would be a Founding Partner and a preferred technology provider of the new Levi's* Stadium in Santa Clara, California.
As part of the sponsorship agreement, the 49ers will work with vendors to integrate Intel solutions and products for client, server, embedded and security technologies inside the stadium. In addition, Intel will have exclusive branding and naming rights to one of the most heavily used pedestrian areas at the northwest corner of the venue, currently referred to as the "Northwest Plaza." This area will be re-named the "Intel Plaza" and feature a fan experience zone where fans can connect and communicate using the latest products with Intel Inside.
The agreement also includes an integrated media package that includes radio and television advertising, various hospitality assets, and the opportunity to host events at Levi's Stadium with customers and strategic partners throughout the year.
The new stadium, which lies just a few miles from Intel's headquarters at the Robert Noyce Building in the heart of Silicon Valley, is expected to be a showcase for technology. Levi's Stadium will be among the smartest in the world with an adaptable technology infrastructure, scalable hardware, enhanced game-day experiences and "bring your own device" opportunities.
About Levi's* Stadium
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About the San Francisco 49ers
The San Francisco 49ers, owned by Denise and John York, currently play in the NFC West division and have won five Super Bowl trophies including Super Bowl XVI, XIX, XXIII, XXIV and XXIX. The franchise also has six conference championships and 19 divisional championships and was the first major league professional sports team to be based in San Francisco over 60 years ago.