Popeyes, LSU Sports Properties Announce Partnership
BATON ROUGE — LSU Sports Properties is proud to announce Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen as an “Official Partner of LSU Athletics.”
The partnership with the Popeyes franchisees in Louisiana, includes media, title sponsorship of the LSU “Roar Zone” Student Section in the Maravich Center for basketball and a one-of-a-kind football promotion where fans can win an exclusive Tiger Stadium Tailgate Experience.
“Food and sports traditions run deep in our Louisiana culture. There is no greater example of two Louisiana-born institutions that our franchisees love and support more than Popeyes and LSU,” said Mike Shelton, Popeyes Franchisee. “The Popeyes family is excited about our newly formed partnership with LSU and proud to say Love that Chicken and Geaux Tigers!”
“We are excited to have Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen as an Official Partner of LSU Athletics,” said Ward Wyatt, general manager of LSU Sports Properties. “It is partnerships with passionate companies like Popeyes that make the LSU program so unique.”
About Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen
Founded in 1972 in New Orleans, Popeyes is a leader in the New Orleans segment of the foodservice industry and is the world’s second largest quick-service chicken concept based on the number of units. As of October 2, 2016, Popeyes had 2,631 operating restaurants in the United States, the District of Columbia, three territories, and 26 foreign countries. For more information, visit the Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen Web site at www.popeyes.com.
About LSU Sports Properties
LSU Sports Properties is a division of Outfront Media Sports and is the exclusive multi-media rights holder for LSU Athletics. OUTFRONT Media Sports, a division of OUTFRONT Media Inc., is the marketing and multimedia rights holder for some of the most prestigious collegiate teams and sports venues across the country. Our creative implementation of in-venue and on-campus digital displays, influence media, marketing affiliation, experiential entertainment, and game day domination benefit universities, alumni, students, and passionate fan bases. Bringing to life these valuable, eye-catching, engaging and results-driven assets attracts a highly sought-after audience for our advertisers.