Verivox extends as Main and Shirt Sponsorship of SV Sandhausen

Infront negotiates the continuation of the partnership between the 2. Bundesliga club and the online comparison portal

Sandhausen, Germany - Verivox – the independent comparison portal for energy, telecommunications, insurance, finance and free-of-provision estate – remains Main Sponsor of SV Sandhausen beyond the current season. Infront Sports & Media, exclusive marketing partner of SV Sandhausen, negotiated the contract extension.

Verivox will continue to advertise on the shirts of the 2. Bundesliga club across all competitions. In addition, the Heidelberg-based company will get comprehensive advertising space at home matches in the Hardtwaldstadion – including rotating and static boards in the TV-relevant areas. The package will be completed with extended promotions and activation rights around the team. Furthermore, Verivox has increased its hospitality contingent for the upcoming season.

Peter Dürr, Chief Marketing Officer of Verivox, commented on the continuation of the successful partnership: “We are delighted by the strong performance of SV Sandhausen in the 2. Bundesliga. We are confident that the team with its personnel increase will continue to be successful in the next season. Our staff and customers share the excitement with the team.”

Jürgen Machmeier, President of SV Sandhausen, expressed his pleasure with the extension: “The collaboration with Verivox was excellent during this season. SV Sandhausen is very pleased that this partnership will continue. Together with Heidelberg-based Verivox we will continue providing professional football to the Rhein-Neckar region.”

Reinhardt Weinberger, Managing Director of Infront Germany, commented: “Due to the regional proximity, Verivox can activate its main sponsorship of SV Sandhausen in an ideal way and maintain an intensive interaction with fans, employees and customers. The company will further extend this presence around the club in the coming season. In addition, Verivox positions itself permanently on a national level, due to the regular TV visibility and stable sportive performance of SV Sandhausen.”

About Infront Sports & Media

Infront Sports & Media is the most respected sports marketing company in the world, managing a comprehensive portfolio of top properties. Led by President & CEO Philippe Blatter, Infront covers all aspects of successful sporting events – including distribution of media rights, sponsorship, media production and event operation – and has won a reputation for its high standards of delivery. As the number one player in winter sport and with a leading role in football and summer sports, Infront enjoys long-lasting partnerships with 130 rights-holders and hundreds of sponsors and media companies. Headquartered in Zug, Switzerland, Infront has a team of 500 experienced staff working from 20 offices across 10 countries, delivering 3,400 event days of top class sport around the world every year.