Calgary, AB - The Calgary Flames announced today a five year agreement that will see Pizza 73 as the sole Pizza merchant at the Saddledome as of September, 2010.
Pizza Pizza, who owns Pizza 73 has strong ties to the NHL in Eastern Canada with deals in place in Toronto, Ottawa and Montreal and are looking forward to now serving fans at the Saddledome.
Two season ago the Flames also secured a deal with Pizza 73 to serve Pizza at McMahon Stadium.
"We are thrilled to be the official pizza of the Saddledome and the Calgary Flames. We wanted to really take our partnership with the Flames to the next level and with 2010 being our 25th Anniversary, it was perfect timing and makes it an extraordinary year for us," stated Pizza 73 Vice-President of Marketing, Pat Finelli.
Pizza 73 will have two locations on the main concourse where fans can enjoy hot and fresh slices of Pizza 73 pizza during Flames games, Hitmen games and all Saddledome events.
“Pizza 73 has been a sponsor of the Calgary Flames and Calgary Hitmen for the past four seasons and we’re looking forward to extending this partnership into the food and service area. We’re very excited about working with Pat Finelli and his team and about the commitment Pizza 73 has put behind our organization,” said Flames Vice-President of Marketing, Jim Bagshaw.