PRESS RELEASE – The new Sarpy County Baseball ballpark will officially open on April 15, 2011. When it does fans will notice some very familiar Omaha corporate names throughout the ballpark. Quality Brands of Omaha has signed on as a Founding Corporate Partner, sponsoring the Scoreboard Bar, located to the left of center field near the scoreboard. A second Founding Corporate Partner is Centris Federal Credit Union. Centris is sponsoring the Family Fun Zone which will be a secure area in left field foul territory.
In addition, there are six Cornerstone Partners. Pinnacle Bank will provide ATM service at the new ballpark; Pepsi will have pouring rights in the park; the whiffleball field will be called the Borsheims’ Diamond whiffleball field; McDonald’s is the sponsor for the Berm & Bullpen; Alegent Health is sponsoring Rosenblatt Way which is the concourse along the 1st baseline; and AT&T is sponsoring the Home Run Porch.
“We have said all along how proud we are to be a part of this community, to be a relevant participant in the market and part of a new era in sports for Nebraska,” said Alan Stein, president of Omaha’s Triple-A Baseball team. “We are thrilled to have the caliber of companies represented by our premier partners joining us at the new ballpark.”
“Impressive,” said Martie Cordaro, vice president and general manager of the Omaha club. “Impressive is the word that sums up the commitment these great organizations have made to our franchise and the community. Their collective effort to provide the very best and most affordable family fun entertainment in the Omaha metro area should be commended.”
On Thursday, November 11, 2010 at 1:30 p.m. the corporate naming rights partner will be announced during a news conference to be held at the new Sarpy County ballpark, 126th Street and Highway 370. Representatives from each of the Founding Corporate Partner and Cornerstone Partner companies will also be present.