Verizon Center Club Level Restaurant to be Renamed The PwC Club
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Monumental Sports & Entertainment today announced that the club level restaurant at Verizon Center will be renamed to The PwC Club. The PwC Club will offer a luxurious and spacious dining atmosphere for fans before and during games, seating up to 150 guests and overlooking the arena floor. PwC will also participate with Monumental Sports & Entertainment in several community programs, including the Capitals Canned Food Drive with the Capital Area Food Bank and the Everybody Wins! Reading Program for the Capitals and Wizards. PwC will be the presenting sponsor of both the Caps in School and the Wizards Student Achievement education programs.
“Monumental Sports & Entertainment and PwC share values, culture, and dedication to making our communities better,” said Patrick Duffy, senior vice president of corporate partnerships for Monumental Sports & Entertainment. “We’re excited to work with them as they echo our company’s own culture and mission of being a community-focused company that strives to do business while serving a higher purpose.”
As part of the sponsorship, PwC employees will participate with MSE personalities, including athletes, coaches and executives, as part of the Caps in School and Wizards Student Achievement programs. Both programs provide teachers in the D.C. community with lesson plans and educational materials and PwC will be supplementing the programs with financial literacy and educational programming materials to further enhance students’ learnings.
“PwC is proud of its footprint within DC and The PwC Club is another way we are underscoring our firm’s commitment to this market. Through this expanded relationship, we are deepening our engagement with our clients and our people and having a measurable impact within the community,” said Terri McClements, market managing partner, Washington Metro, PwC.
PwC recently held one of its annual service days at Verizon Center alongside staff from Monumental Sports & Entertainment. Staff worked with the Capital Area Food Bank to compile over 12,000 meal packages for D.C. area youth.
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About Monumental Sports & Entertainment
Monumental Sports & Entertainment, located in Washington, D.C., is one of the largest integrated sports and entertainment companies in the country with one of the most diverse partnership groups in all of sports. MSE owns and operates four professional sports teams: the AFL’s Washington Valor, NBA’s Washington Wizards, NHL’s Washington Capitals and WNBA’s Washington Mystics, and is co-owner of aXiomatic, which has controlling interest in global esports franchise Team Liquid. The group also owns and operates Verizon Center in Washington, D.C., which is annually ranked as one of the top venues in the world by industry publications Billboard, Pollstar and Venues Today. Monumental Sports & Entertainment also manages Kettler Capitals Iceplex, the state-of-the-art training facility for the Capitals and EagleBank Arena on George Mason University’s campus. The District of Columbia and Events DC are building a new sports and entertainment facility in Southeast DC on the St. Elizabeth’s East campus. The facility will feature a state-of-the art training facility for the Washington Wizards and Washington Mystics and will also include a 4,200 seat arena which will become the new home of the Washington Mystics. The facility is scheduled to open in the fall of 2018. Monumental Sports & Entertainment also owns and operates Monumental Sports Network, a digital platform that covers the region’s sports and entertainment news. Relaunched in 2016, the digital platform extends its coverage capabilities to mobile and OTT streaming devices on Android, iOS, Google Chromecast, Amazon Fire and Roku. Visit MonumentalSportsNetwork.com for more information.