AUSTIN (Nov. 12, 2021) – The Austin Spurs today announced a new team partnership with Fairmont Austin, a luxury property named No. 1 Hotel in Texas by the 2021 Condé Nast Travel Readers’ Choice Awards. The hotel will serve as an official team sponsor and continue its mission to support the burgeoning local sports scene in Austin.
“We’re excited to align with a partner that shares similar values and a vision to grow our Austin community together,” said Tim Salier, Vice President of Business Development, Membership and Operations for Spurs Sports & Entertainment. “Fairmont Austin is an iconic brand that is a centerpiece of Austin’s vibrant downtown, and we look forward to the many collaborations that will take place to connect Spurs fans of all generations in our great city.”
Starting with the 2021-22 season, Fairmont Austin will have baseline court logos at the H-E-B Center at Cedar Park. On the digital side, Fairmont Austin will have a presence on the team’s website and on Austin Spurs social media channels. Fairmont Austin will be featured during games through on-court promotions and commercials on Bally Sports Southwest. The team will also partner with the hotel to host San Antonio Spurs watch parties and a VIP networking event.
“Fairmont Austin is delighted to be partnering with the Austin Spurs as we welcome basketball back to this growing destination and share in the enthusiasm with fans as they head to the H-E-B Center at Cedar Park for the new season,” said Nenad Praporski, General Manager, Fairmont Austin. “We strive to deliver memorable and authentically local experiences for our guests and the local community, so this is a unique and tangible opportunity to share in an exciting time for our hometown team.”
Fans looking to elevate their Austin game experience can make a stay of it, enjoying a multitude of hotel room packages and even purchase official Austin Spurs gear at the hotel’s Good Things café and shop.
About Fairmont Austin
Fairmont Austin is a landmark hotel situated in the heart of the vibrant downtown area with direct access to the Austin Convention Center. The 37-story luxury property is composed of 1,048 richly-appointed guest rooms and suites and was recognized by the 2021 Condé Nast Readers’ Choice Awards as the No. 1 Hotel in Texas and No. 21 Top Hotel in the World. Fairmont Austin offers guests an array of amenities and dining experiences, including the acclaimed Garrison, an expansive rooftop pool, the top-rated Fairmont Spa Austin, a state-of-the-art fitness center and nearly 140,000 square feet of event space. The hotel celebrates the city’s “Live Music Capital of the World” title through its partnership with Gold Rush Vinyl and regular performances in its Fulton lobby bar along with a variety of cultural and culinary programs throughout the year. Become a fan of Fairmont Austin and follow on Facebook and Instagram. For more information, please call (512) 600-2000 or visit FairmontAustin.com.
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