SUNRISE, Fla. - The Florida Panthers announced today that the organization and Uber have agreed on a multi-year partnership.
For Panthers home games and arena events, the BB&T Center will have a designated Uber pick-up and drop-off zone located at the gate six entrance.
"Uber is a highly popular and rapidly growing transportation platform throughout South Florida", said Vice President of Corporate Partnerships Greg Rieber. "We are very excited to partner with Uber to provide our fans with a safe, reliable and convenient way to travel to and from the BB&T Center."
Uber's partnership with the Panthers includes discounted driver tickets for select home games, ticket giveaways for Uber users throughout the season, and permanent signage in the designated area of the BB&T Center parking lot.
"Uber is proud to announce this innovative partnership with the Florida Panthers which will help fans get to the BB&T Center, enjoy a Panthers win, and get back home safely," said Kasra Moshkani, General Manager of Uber South Florida. "At the tap of a button, Panthers fans can now rely on accessible transportation options to and from the BB&T Center from anywhere in South Florida.".
Uber is evolving the way Florida moves. By seamlessly connecting riders to drivers through our apps, we make communities more accessible, opening up more possibilities for riders and more business for drivers.
About Florida Panthers Hockey Club & The BB&T Center
The Florida Panthers are a member of the Atlantic Division of the Eastern Conference of the National Hockey League (NHL) and play at BB&T Center in Sunrise, Florida. The Club has been a part of the NHL since 1993. Home to the Florida Panthers Hockey Club and leading international concerts and events, the Broward County-owned BB&T Center is one of the top ranked venues of its kind in the world, servicing Broward, Collier, Miami-Dade, Monroe and Palm Beach Counties. Host to more than 200 events annually, the BB&T Center annually ranks among the top 10 venues in the United States. Tickets to BB&T Center shows and events tickets can be purchased at TheBBTCenter.com- follow us on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook.