Jan 05, 2011 at 11:21 PM
written by Los Angeles Times

AEG lands Mastercard as sponsor of Beijing Arena

MasterCard Worldwide has obtained naming rights for Beijing’s Wukesong Arena, the basketball venue for the 2008 Olympic Games, Los Angeles-based entertainment giant AEG said Wednesday.

It is the first 2008 Olympic Games venue to be rebranded commercially, AEG said, and the first arena in Beijing to be renamed in such a way.


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