November 19, 2015 // Franchising.com // MILWAUKEE – Wisconsin-based Cousins Subs® has announced that it is joining the Milwaukee Bucks on its road to ‘Owning the Future’ as a member of the Bucks partner line up for the 2015-2016 season.
Entering into a three-year partnership, the local sub sandwich chain is a first-time sponsor of the Bucks - bringing two Milwaukee organizations together to enhance the fan experience. As part of the partnership, Cousins will feed fans local cravings at its new concession, which features a variety of select sub offerings as well as award fans with coupons during home game activities.
“As a Wisconsin-based company that was established in Milwaukee, partnering with our local sports team is an honor and investment in the communities we call home,” said Justin McCoy, Vice President of Marketing at Cousins Subs. “We are excited to partner with the Milwaukee Bucks and provide fans with local flavor in and outside of the arena.”
Along with in-arena vending and coupon offers, Cousins will host a social media sweepstakes providing fans with the opportunity to win exclusive Bucks prize packages as well as work with the team on a special project benefitting the Hunger Task Force - details to be announced at a later date.
“We’re thrilled to welcome Cousins Subs to the Bucks family and give our great fans yet another amenity to enjoy at the BMO Harris Bradley Center on game nights,” said Matt Pazaras, Bucks senior vice president, Business Development & Strategy. “Cousins Subs is a hometown-brand and a perfect fit for us as we continue to strengthen our ties to the community and provide more value to our fans.”
For more information about Cousins Subs, visit www.cousinssubs.com.
Wisconsin-based Cousins Subs®, a family-owned, fast casual sub shop established in 1972 by Bill Specht and his cousin, is driven by the mission to Believe in Better – both in the quality of food it serves and in the communities it supports. Cousins Subs and its franchisees operate more than 100 sub sandwich shops throughout Wisconsin and Arizona, providing guests with quality deli-fresh and made to order grilled subs using only the freshest ingredients on its signature bread baked daily. For more information, visit www.cousinssubs.com. You can also find Cousins Subs on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.
The Milwaukee Bucks are a professional basketball franchise entering their 47th season of play in the National Basketball Association, and second under the direction of a new ownership group headed by Marc Lasry, Wes Edens and Jamie Dinan. The trio purchased the team from Herb Kohl on May 15, 2014, tipping off a new era of Bucks basketball with the promise of building a championship-caliber team on and off the court that will unite the community and play a leading role in revitalizing downtown Milwaukee.
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