AUSTINTOWN, Ohio, July 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The Austintown Local School District announces a long-term partnership with Greenwood Chevrolet for the naming rights of the Austintown Fitch High School Falcon Stadium. The new name effective today is Greenwood Chevrolet Austintown Falcon Stadium.
"Greenwood Chevrolet has a long standing relationship with the Austintown Local Schools and this new partnership is further evidence of their valued commitment to the district and the Austintown community," says Vincent Colaluca, Superintendent. The partnership is worth $330,000 to the district, on a ten year agreement.
"Our district is very appreciative of the relationship we have with Greenwood Chevrolet," says Kathy Mock, Board of Education President. "We are excited to have them as the sponsor of our stadium. The revenues generated from the naming rights sponsorship will allow us to do so many great things for the students of Austintown," Mock adds.
Greenwood Chevrolet is an Austintown, Ohio based Chevrolet dealership serving all of northeast Ohio. The family owned dealership is one of the longest standing dealerships in Mahoning County and one of the largest dealerships in the nation. Greenwood Chevy is the largest Chevrolet dealer in the state of Ohio since 2013.
"It's a privilege to partner with Austintown Local Schools," said Greenwood Chevrolet Owner, Greg Greenwood. "It's our way of making a commitment to the community we serve and a decision we make from the heart."
Schools and businesses are finding out that working together on mutually beneficial partnerships has an exponential effect on not only the school, but also gives the company deep roots into the community that they're serving," said Larry Jaeger, President for Hunter Sports Marketing, a company that specializes in naming rights valuation and who helped facilitate this agreement. "Naming Rights sponsorships have become an invaluable component of a company's marketing strategy."
FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION CONTACT
Renee English Communications Director
Teri Simon, Advertising Director, Greenwood Chevrolet
Larry Jaeger, President, Hunter Sports Marketing
SOURCE Austintown Local School District