VEGAS (April 8, 2019) - The Vegas Golden Knights announced today, April 8, the launch of VGK Worldwide, a digitally-based global community that will serve and unite Golden Knights fans around the world.
Membership includes a custom kit in the mail with specialty premium items showcasing a brand-new logo, as well as exclusive access to a #VGKWorldwide Facebook Group open only to members. Inside the box, fans will receive a hat, flag, t-shirt, luggage tag, aluminum water bottle, poker chip, playing cards and lapel pin.
As part of the VGK Worldwide launch, the Golden Knights are debuting a new logo exclusive to the community. All items in the kit will showcase the VGK Worldwide logo, and any merchandise with the logo will only be available for purchase for those who are part of the VGK Worldwide community.
"In the past two seasons, the Golden Knights have developed a strong international fan base made up of people around the globe," said Vegas Golden Knights President Kerry Bubolz. "The launch of VGK Worldwide is a way for us to celebrate that audience and offer them a unique way to show their support. Through the introduction of a brand-new exclusive logo, specialty merchandise items and a Facebook Group serving as a worldwide meeting place, VGK Worldwide is weaving a golden thread to unite our fans on a national and international scale."
The #VGKWorldwide Facebook Group will serve as home to unique, exclusive Golden Knights content, special Q&As, fan meet-ups around the world, and a place to discuss the Golden Knights with fellow supporters. The Golden Knights are one of the first teams to use this digital space as a collective, organic worldwide meeting place for international fans.
Members will also be invited to drop their pin on the VGK Worldwide map which showcases Golden Knights fans and where they're supporting from. The flag can be displayed in bars, restaurants and photos around the world.
Membership for VGK Worldwide costs $120. Fans can visit vgkworldwide.com to sign up and for additional information.
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The Vegas Golden Knights are a National Hockey League franchise owned and operated by Black Knight Sports and Entertainment LLC. The Vegas Golden Knights were established by founding partners William Foley and his family and the Maloof family. For the latest news and information on the Golden Knights visit vegasgoldenknights.com. Fans can follow the team on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Snapchat.