SAN JOSE - The San Jose Sharks (@SanJoseSharks) announced today two new corporate partnerships with local companies GigSky and Zoom Video Communications. GigSky and Zoom join ThreatMetrix® as the latest technology partners to enter the Sharks family of strategic alliances for the 2017-18 season. All three companies are based in Silicon Valley.
"The San Jose Sharks are excited to be partnering with three excellent and locally-based technology companies in GigSky, Zoom, and ThreatMetrix®," said John Tortora, Chief Operating Officer of the San Jose Sharks. "We take great pride in being a prominent member of this community and forming strategic business alliances with leading organizations headquartered here in the Bay Area. We look forward to long and successful partnerships with these fantastic companies."
GigSky - World Mobile Data, based in Palo Alto, Calif., is a leading provider of mobile connectivity solutions for international travelers and enterprises that need secure, cost effective, on-demand, global connectivity. GigSky service is available on all mobile devices via the GigSky SIM, and also available on iPad with Apple SIM in over 185 countries.
"GigSky is thrilled to be partnering with The Sharks, a brand known for excellence on the ice, as well as having a super passionate fan base," said Ravi Rishy-Maharaj, CEO of GigSky. "We look forward to supporting the team and reaching out to Sharks fans with GigSky offers that make it easy and affordable to get online across the globe."
Zoom is the leader in modern enterprise video communications, with a secure, easy platform for video and audio conferencing, messaging, and webinars across mobile, desktop, and room systems. Zoom, headquartered in San Jose, Calif., helps over 600,000 businesses and organizations bring their teams together to get more done.
"Zoom is proud of our San Jose roots and to be a Partner of the San Jose Sharks," said Eric S. Yuan, Founder and CEO of Zoom. "Zoom, like the Sharks, is a winning team built on excellence and community. These shared values provide a strong foundation for the future of our partnership."
As previously announced, ThreatMetrix®, The Digital Identity Company® based in downtown San Jose, has agreed to become the naming rights partner of the ticket office at SAP Center to be known as the ThreatMetrix® Ticket Office at SAP Center. Additionally, ThreatMetrix® will receive signage at SAP Center and will be the presenting partner of our Fan Experience group ticket packages.