Crypto.com was seeking a long-term partnership opportunity in LA, a city famed for being the global leader of culture and entertainment. They wanted a property that not only amplified their brand, but also provided a springboard to educate consumers about the utility of their product.
Crypto.com identified AEG’s STAPLES Center as the perfect partner, as it allowed them to place their brand at the center of some of the biggest and most important sports and live entertainment moments set to take place over the course of the next two decades. The partnership was launched on Christmas day 2021 and included the following:
Unveiling of the new stadium name and logo
50,000 commemorative Crypto.com Arena Opening Night NFTs presented to fans via QR codes
Premium branded areas included a 3,300 SQ FT activation space at the arena's entrance
delivered in media exposure value across 5 weeks
increase in SOV on social, more than double pre-announcement
increase in CRO coin price in the weeks post announcement