Casino Arizona, Talking Stick Resort announce partnership with Arizona Diamondbacks
May 17, 2022
The Major League Baseball team Arizona Diamondbacks have announced their new partnership with the Casino Arizona and its sister property, the popular casino Talking Stick Resort on Monday.
With this new deal, Casino Arizona and Talking Stick Resort are bound to be the official casino and resort partners for the D-Backs. The collaboration will be coming with exclusive VIP experiences for casino and resort guests, as well as the visible signage of the Arizona baseball team.
In addition, the same thing will also apply to the logos of Casino Arizona and Talking Stick Resort which are to be featured on signage throughout the ballpark of Chase Field. Along with it would be the unique field insignias placed in front of the home stadium and the visiting dugouts.
The Diamondbacks will also build a special VIP lounge for Casino Arizona behind the visiting dugout for the visitors to enjoy while watching the baseball game.
The recent deal has also brought the Arizona Diamondbacks' partnership with the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community to a new level. The tribal enterprise itself is known as the owner of Casino Arizona and Talking Stick Resort.
Addressing the new partnership, D-backs President & CEO, Derrick Hall said, "I am thrilled to welcome Casino Arizona and Talking Stick Resort to our family."
"The Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community has long been a valued partner of the Arizona Diamondbacks, and I look forward to growing our relationship with Casino Arizona, creating memorable experiences for their guests at Chase Field, and impacting members of their community," Hall added.
Deal between Diamondbacks, Tribe community
The new partnership will be marking a special event in the relationship between the Arizona Diamondbacks and the Salt River Prima-Maricopa Indian Community.
The president and chief executive officer of the Arizona Diamondbacks, Derrick Hall, said about the deal which involves a new step further in their connection with the Arizona Native American Community.
In his statement, Hall said that the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community is one of the team’s most valued and long-term partners.
The CEO also expressed that he was glad about this collaboration and was hopeful to be able to grow the relationship between the Diamondbacks and the tribe with this established partnership.
Meanwhile, the director of public relations for Talking Stick Resort and Casino Arizona, Ramon Martinez also shared his thoughts, saying that the venues always look for partners who share the same core values.
“We are excited for Casino Arizona and Talking Stick Resort to grow with a partner who shares our values,” Martinez said.
“Over the course of our long relationship with the Arizona Diamondbacks, they have demonstrated a true commitment to their fans and the greater community.”
The partnership will also strengthen the team's annual Native American Inter-Tribal Baseball and Softball Tournament, which will be held from May 25 until May 29, 2022, and Native American Recognition Day, which is scheduled to be held on Sunday, May 29, 2022.
The connection between Arizona Diamondbacks and the native community in the region has lasted for decades. For nearly half a century, the D-backs and the Arizona Diamondbacks Foundation have been committed to investing in and supporting the Arizona Native American Community with over $3 million in charitable contributions to the community.