Loudoun Hounds Break Ground, Stadium to be Named ‘Edelman Financial Field’

Loudoun Hounds LogoVIP Sports & Entertainment broke ground today on a new stadium for the developing indy pro Loudoun Hounds (Atlantic League).  The ballpark naming rights partner was also announced.  Read more and view video and photos here.

PRESS RELEASE – VIP Sports & Entertainment, the owner and operator of the Loudoun Hounds Professional Baseball Club and Virginia Cavalry FC as well as the Ashburn-based facility they will use, is partnering with Edelman Financial Services LLC including the naming rights to VIP S&E’s forthcoming stadium at One Loudoun.

The home of the Hounds and Cavalry FC is officially dubbed Edelman Financial Field

“With the commencement of the stadium’s construction today, introducing Edelman Financial Field as the home of the Loudoun Hounds and Virginia Cavalry FC is an amazing validation of Loudoun County, the Hounds and Cavalry FC,” said Bob Farren, VIP S&E’s founding CEO and President. “When I first met with Ric about this possibility months ago, it was crystal clear how committed Ric and his firm are to the community. We look forward to a long partnership and are proud to call Edelman Financial Field our home.” He added that Edelman Financial Services has signed a multiyear partnership for the naming rights with VIP Sports & Entertainment’s forthcoming venue.

Founded 25 years ago in Fairfax, Virginia, Edelman Financial Services LLC (RicEdelman.com) is now one of the nation’s largest financial planning and investment management firms in the country, employing hundreds of people in the area. Its 33 offices include the Northern Virginia suburbs of Ashburn, Tysons Corner, Fairfax and Alexandria, as well as several in nearby Maryland. The firm’s CEO, Ric Edelman, has hosted a Saturday morning show for 21 years on WMAL Radio, as well as a weekly personal finance series airing locally on WETA. He was named three times by Barron’s as the nation’s #1 Independent Financial Advisor.

“This community is our home, and we are very grateful for the wonderful support we have received over the years,” Edelman said. “We want to demonstrate our thanks by helping to bring the ballpark to Northern Virginia, which will provide affordable family entertainment to the residents of our community.”

For additional information or to set an interview, please contact David D’Onofrio at 703-981-6034 or ddonofrio@vipselive.com.

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