COLUMBUS, OHIO – The Columbus Blue Jackets announced September 17 that the National Hockey League franchise has renewed its corporate partnership with Coldwell Banker King Thompson. The residential real estate brokerage has been affiliated with the Blue Jackets since the 2006-07 season.
The partnership gives Coldwell Banker King Thompson presenting sponsor status for the "High School Hockey Game of the Week" played at the Dispatch Ice Haus and Chiller Ice Rinks as well as branding rights to Stinger's Place on the main concourse of Nationwide Arena, a popular play space for young Blue Jackets fans. The agreement also calls for in-arena promotion of open houses and Realtor of the Month as well as signage within Nationwide Arena.
Coldwell Banker King Thompson is a premier residential real estate brokerage that serves the central Ohio area. The company employs over 600 sales associates and has been an important part of the community since 1912. Across Ohio, Coldwell Banker King Thompson and Coldwell Banker West Shell have 21 offices and over 1300 sales associates serving central Ohio, greater Cincinnati, northern Kentucky and southeastern Indiana. The companies are part of NRT LLC, the nation's largest residential real estate brokerage company. NRT, a subsidiary of Realogy Corporation, operates Realogy's company-owned real estate brokerage offices. For more information, please visit www.kingthompson.com.
The Blue Jackets open the 2009-10 regular season on Saturday, October 3, against the Minnesota Wild. Game time from Nationwide Arena is 7 p.m. Live coverage on FOX Sports Ohio will begin with the Blue Jackets Live pre-game show starting at 6:30 p.m. The game will also broadcast live on the Blue Jackets Radio Network and flagship station WWCD-FM, CD101.
Blue Jackets single game tickets are on sale now at the Nationwide Arena Ticket Office, The FOX Sports Ohio Blue Line Team Store at The Mall at Tuttle Crossing, ticket outlets at the Chiller Ice Rinks and all Ticketmaster Ticket Centers. Fans can also purchase tickets by phone at (800) 745-3000 or online at www.BlueJackets.com and ticketmaster.com. Season tickets starting at $18 per game, as well as six-, 10- and 20-game packages for the 2009-10 season are also on sale. For information, call (800) NHL-COLS or visit BlueJackets.com.