OXFORD, Miss., Jan. 27, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- C Spire today unveiled its new mobile services retail presence in the University of Mississippi's new $96.5 million basketball arena complex offering a scaled-down version of its next-generation premiere shopping experience.
The kiosk is part of an 11,000 square foot ultra-fast WiFi Internet enabled concourse area in the facility known as the C Spire Speedzone. The area features iPads that provide students, fans and visitors with access to Ole Miss sports programs, live streaming of all Rebel Nation social media and charging ports for electronic devices.
"Like all of our markets, Oxford and the Ole Miss campus are unique - so we designed our new retail presence around The Pavilion to help draw attention to all of the facility's next-generation features," said Ward Toler, market manager of consumer wireless sales for C Spire. "We looked at how students, fans and visitors use technology and designed this space to reflect that reality."
About The Pavilion at Ole Miss
The state-of-the-art, $96.5-million Pavilion at Ole Miss opened in January 2016 and is more than 225,000 total square feet. Home to the University of Mississippi basketball programs, the facility boasts a capacity of 9,500 and features a number of first-class amenities, including courtside and baseline seating for students, three premium club areas and more than 1,700 premium seats all within an intimate seating bowl. Other highlights include the largest center hung video display in college sports with approximately 2,400 square feet of LED and the C Spire Speedzone, an interactive concourse that also includes Steak 'n Shake, Raising Cane's, Rebel Locker Room by Lids and a ticket office. The south end of The Pavilion is a five-story parking garage with 800 spaces that services the entire campus community.
About C Spire
C Spire is a diversified telecommunications and technology services company that provides world-class service and a superior, comprehensive suite of customer-inspired wireless communications, high-speed Internet access and a range of other telecommunications products and services to consumers and businesses. This news release and other announcements are available at www.cspire.com/news. For more information about C Spire, visit www.cspire.com or follow us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/cspire or Twitter at www.twitter.com/cspire.
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