The Trail Blazers become the 28th NBA Team to Partner with Socios.com
PORTLAND, Ore. (FEB. 25, 2022): Socios.com, the all-in-one fan engagement and rewards platform for sports fans across the globe, announced a multi-platform marketing partnership with the Portland Trail Blazers of the National Basketball Association.
With today’s announcement, Socios extends its reach into the northwest corner of the NBA’s franchise map and secures the Trail Blazers as the 28th NBA franchise to join Socios.com’s expanding roster of international sports partners.
“We are proud to welcome the Trail Blazers and their passionate supporters into the Socios.com family,” said Socios.com CEO Alexandre Dreyfus. “Fans of ‘Rip City’ are known across the NBA for their allegiance to the Blazers and we look forward to deepening that connection in meaningful new ways.”
The Trail Blazers and Socios will collaborate to provide unique opportunities to Portland fans in the Northwest and beyond, including a chance to influence the soundtrack played at Moda Center. Be The DJ, presented by Socios, will enable fans to utilize the Trail Blazers app to vote for songs that are played during select games.
“We’re excited to be joining the Socios.com family along with many teams in our league,” said Dewayne Hankins, President of Business Operations for the Trail Blazers. “With innovation being at the forefront for us, Socios.com is a great fit to bridge technology with our fan experience in an extremely interactive way. We look forward to seeing what we can create together.”
Through the agreement, Socios.com will receive visible Moda Center and broadcast signage. They will also own the rights to an enter-to-win contest where five Trail Blazers fans will receive a VIP experience at a home game. The collaboration also extends beyond the Trail Blazers. Socios.com and Blazer5 Gaming will unite to provide benefits for fans of Portland’s NBA 2K League esports franchise.
The Los Angeles Lakers partnered with Socios in October. Late last month, the New Orleans Pelicans became the 27th NBA team to partner with Socios. Globally, Socios boasts more than 130 sports partners in 26 countries. Visit Socios.com for more details.