WASHINGTON, D.C. (Sept. 21, 2023) – D.C. United have today announced that the club and Sherwin-Williams have agreed to a multi-year partnership deal.
Sherwin-Williams is a global leader in paints and coatings and has one of the industry’s most recognized portfolios of branded and private-label products. Sherwin-Williams branded products are sold exclusively through a chain of more than 5,000 company operated stores and facilities in the United States, Canada, the Caribbean, and Latin America.
“D.C. United are proud to partner and align our brand with paint industry leader Sherwin-Williams,” said Jeffrey Ajluni, Senior Vice President of Corporate Partnerships, D.C. United. “Sherwin-Williams has an iconic and diverse portfolio of products, and they share our club’s same commitment to excellence on and off the field.”
Sherwin-Williams will receive prominent branding throughout Audi Field, the club’s downtown Washington, D.C. stadium, premium client appreciation benefits at D.C. United home matches, and exposure and inclusion across the club’s social and digital media channels.
“We’re excited to support and celebrate D.C. United and all they stand for in this community,” says Mark Provenson, Eastern Division President, Sherwin-Williams. “We look forward to continuing to serve the community through our 120 D.C., Maryland, and Northern Virginia paint stores and deepening our roots with local and international fans of the club alike.”
For more information about D.C. United please visit: www.dcunited.com.
About D.C. United
One of the founding clubs of Major League Soccer in 1996, D.C. United are among the most decorated teams in the United States with 13 domestic and international trophies.
D.C. United have called the District home for the past 27 seasons and play their home games at Audi Field in the Buzzard Point neighborhood of Southwest, Washington, D.C, which opened in 2018. In addition to D.C. United games, the 20,000-seat soccer-specific stadium hosts over 100 events year-round, including the District’s premier arts, culinary, and music festival, Unite the District Fest. Audi Field is also home to America’s number one sportsbook through a partnership with FanDuel Group.
The Black-and-Red have won the MLS Cup four times (1996, 1997, 1999 and 2004), the Supporters’ Shield four times (1997, 1999, 2006 and 2007) and the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup three times (1996, 2008 and 2013).
For more information and club updates, please visit www.dcunited.com and find us on social media @dcunited.
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