December 12, 2006 - LOVES PARK, Ill. – McDonald’s has agreed to become one of the Rockford RiverHawks’ largest sponsors.
The RiverHawks announced today that the world-famous fast-food chain has agreed to a 3-year marketing agreement with the team. McDonald’s will continue to occupy the largest sign on the RiverHawks Stadium scoreboard. In addition, McDonald’s will continue to have an advertising panel, offering great food discounts, in the team’s pocket schedule. The length of the deal and the amount of exposure involved makes the agreement one of the largest in team history, general manager Josh Olerud said.
“The long-term commitment from one of the largest corporations in the world shows the value in a partnership with the RiverHawks and the positive direction our organization is moving in,” Olerud said.
The RiverHawks are members of the Frontier League, a 12-team independent professional baseball league that will play its 15th season in 2007. Advertising, season-ticket and suite information is available by calling the box office at (815) 885-2255. Fans can also visit the RiverHawks online at www.rockfordriverhawks.com.