MADISON, N.J. (Jan. 14, 2015) – Century 21 Real Estate LLC
, the iconic brand and franchisor of the world’s largest residential real estate sales organization, announced today that that it will for the second consecutive year be the official real estate company of USA Bobsled & Skeleton. The CENTURY 21 - USA Bobsled & Skeleton sponsorship includes a dedicated sled wrapped in black and gold featuring the CENTURY 21 logo. In addition, the company’s logo will receive placement on all national team sleds and team jackets.
“We take tremendous pride in helping these athletes get what they need to compete on a global level, much like the tools and technologies we afford our broker franchise network to do the same as they transact more and more continent-to-continent, and country-to-country business,” said Rick Davidson, president and chief executive officer of Century 21 Real Estate LLC. “Our SMARTER. BOLDER. FASTER.® affiliated sales professionals are excited to know that their industry success translates directly into helping fulfill the ‘golden’ dreams of Nick Cunningham and the rest of the USA Bobsled & Skeleton team.”
Cunningham, a two-time Olympian and most recent winner of the national team trials, will be piloting the C21® brand’s sled during the entire 2014-2015 World Cup season. The sled made its debut at the December 11, 2014 Lake Placid World Cup trials (see photos attached).
“The work and endurance of these athletes, and the dedication they bring to being the best they can be is motivational and unparalleled,” added Davidson. “It also reflects well on the time, effort and commitment our Brand ambassadors deliver each and every day to real estate consumers around the world.”
The Team USA Bobsled and Skeleton 2014-2015 World Cup tour includes stops in Igls, Austria; Calgary, Canada; La Plagne, France; Winterberg and Koenigssee, Germany; Lake Placid, N.Y.; St. Moritz, Switzerland, and Park City, Utah.
“Our partnership with CENTURY 21 during the 2014 Olympic season proved to be fantastic, and we are thrilled to be working with them again this season,” said Darrin Steele, USA Bobsled & Skeleton CEO."
Century 21 Real Estate will be recognized as an “Official Sponsor” on the official website of USA Bobsled and Skeleton and in all team press releases and newsletters. Plus, an Easter Seals logo will appear on the C21® dedicated sled piloted by Cunningham in a sign of support of the real estate company’s philanthropic partner.
“We’re continually amazed by and grateful for the CENTURY 21 System’s generous support of our organization,” said Randy Rutta, president and CEO, Easter Seals. “Adding our logo to the Bobsled is yet another way CENTURY 21 shows that they are Easter Seals Champions.”