ATLANTA–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Chick-fil-A College Football Hall of Fame is proud to announce that Microsoft is its newest official partner. With this multi-year agreement, Microsoft will be the exclusive technology solution behind the museum’s digital broadcast, interactive software and industry-leading fan experience.
“We are thrilled to partner with Microsoft as we constantly seek to improve the memorable experiences we create for college football fans across the country,” said Kimberly Beaudin, President and CEO of College Football Hall of Fame. Famous. “Microsoft brings incredible solutions technology and deep experience from their partner football team to the Hall, which helps us advance our mission and strengthen our position as the national home of college football.”
In addition to powering the cutting-edge experience, Microsoft is working with the Hall of Fame to develop a personalized technology curriculum for students and educators and fund an annual technology internship at the Hall.
The local team is growing
Microsoft’s focus and commitment to the technology and business community in Atlanta continues to grow. The company purchased a 90-acre parcel of land for a future campus at Quarry Yards and Quarry Hills. Microsoft also has plans for a new data center region in Douglas and Fulton counties. The multi-year deal follows the company’s recent completion of its new office space at Atlantic Yards this year.
“Microsoft is committed to building lasting foundations in Atlanta. Our connection to a culturally iconic nonprofit like the College Football Hall of Fame supports our community-based approach to growth in the region,” shares Michael Ford, Vice President of Global Workplace Services. at Microsoft. “Kimberly and her team have done an amazing job of creating an unforgettable Hall of Fame fan experience. We look forward to supporting them as they educate future generations about the game and inspire them to achieve their goals.
About the College Football Hall of Fame
The Chick-fil-A College Football Hall of Fame is a 94,256 square foot attraction located in the heart of Atlanta’s sports, entertainment and tourism district. Adjacent to the Georgia World Congress Center and Centennial Olympic Park, the Hall offers visitors a highly immersive, interactive and engaging experience using a blend of historic college football artifacts and state-of-the-art interactive multimedia exhibits. The National Football Foundation (NFF) launched the Hall in 1951 to become one of the nation’s premier sporting shrines, immortalizing football’s greatest players and coaches as positive role models for future generations. Atlanta Hall Management, Inc., has partnered with the NFF to build and operate the Hall of Fame attraction, which provides a platform for community outreach, education and character development initiatives, as well as one of Atlanta’s premier special event spaces. For more information on the Chick-fil-A College Football Hall of Fame, which was named by Unique Events as one of the top picks for large gathering places in the United States and Canada, as well as a recipient of the TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence, please visit www.cfbhall.com.