(RAPID CITY, SD) – The Rapid City Rush, proud ECHL affiliate of the NHL’s Arizona Coyotes, announced today that the team and Bridger Steel, have entered into a multi-year partnership that extends through the 2019-2020 ECHL season.
“This partnership is further proof that both the Rush and Bridger Steel are ‘Here to Stay’ in our community of Rapid City and the Black Hills,” said Jay Davis, Director of Corporate Partnerships and Public Address Announcer for the Rush. “We’re looking forward to the next three seasons with Bridger Steel, especially our 10th anniversary season this fall!”
Much like the Rush, Bridger Steel is committed to the community of the Black Hills, and through this partnership announces their intentions to stay rooted in our great community. As part of their partnership, Bridger Steel has a back-lit sign underneath the scoreboard and a sign in the press area at Rushmore Plaza Civic Center Ice Arena, the latter of which is the largest sign erected in the entire building.
“When looking at the Rapid City Rush as a potential partner, we found a company that shared our commitment to work in the community and grow in the region,” said Steve Collins, Bridger Steel Marketing Director. “We feel that this partnership will help both organizations continue to be a strong part of the Rapid City community for years to come.”
Tom Mooney, the Store Manager of the Rapid City location, added: “We are excited and proud to be a partner with the Rapid City Rush. This is such a great opportunity for us to be a part of a class organization and a great community.”
Our 10th Anniversary of hockey in the Black Hills is fast approaching! Call 716-7825 to become a member for this upcoming and historic season!