The Sharks today officially announce international waste solutions and management company Remondis as their new Stadium naming rights partner.
As of this weekend’s game against the Tigers the Sharks home ground will now be known as Remondis Stadium. The Remondis naming rights sponsorship is for the 2013 and 2014 seasons.
The NRL home and away draw for the final six rounds will be released today and will reflect the new partnership, with Remondis Stadium to be the venue for the Sharks final five home matches of the current season.
As Sharks General Manager of Marketing and Commercial Patrick Woods expressed, the Sharks were excited about welcoming Remondis as a new corporate partner and about the name change for their home ground.
“Remondis are a respected international company and we are thrilled they have chosen to enter into the partnership with the Sharks,” Mr Woods said. “Remondis Stadium is a huge asset to the Sutherland Shire community and Remondis are very keen to support the region in maintaining this asset.
“With the club’s property development set to commence at the end of 2013 and the excitement around that project Remondis Stadium is set to be not only the home of the Sharks but the centre piece for the Woolooware Bay Town Centre,” he added.
In entering into this partnership Remondis have been very impressed with the Sharks Management team and are extremely positive about entering into a corporate partnership with the club.
“Remondis have been impressed with the Sharks future stadium strategy and we are very much looking forward to a wider variety of activity utilizing the Remondis Stadium,” Mr Luke Agati, Managing Director of Remondis said. “Remondis Stadium will be a community asset and we are proud to have our name and brand associated with it.”
Remondis Australia is part of the Remondis Group of Companies, with the parent company having commenced operations in 1934. It is one of the largest environmental management organisations in the world, operating in 35 countries, including Australia, Asia and more than 20 European nations.
With a far reaching network of more than 500 sorting, treatment and processing facilities, Remondis services over 20 million residents, and collects, processes and markets more than 25 million tonnes of recyclable materials each year.
Remondis employs almost 1,000 people around the country, with their Australian head office located in Mascot. They also have a facility situated in the heartland of the Sharks at Taren Point, while in addition Remondis also have in excess of 30 offices and facilities in Australia spread throughout NSW, the ACT, Queensland, Victoria, South Australia and Western Australia.
The company specialises in waste management, collection and processing and has many and varied Commercial and Industrial contracts with Retail, Hospitals, Manufacturing, Government, Hospitality, Automotive, Shopping Centres, along with Transport and Logistics.