MBNA America Bank, N.A., announced today that It has entered into a multi-year marketing agreement with the National Hockey League, making MBNA the official MasterCard credit card issuer for the NHL. The agreement allows MBNA to market credit cards carrying the & 26 of NHL teams’ logos nationally.
Sports marketing represents one of MBNA’s fastest Weigh growing business development areas. In addition to the NHL, MBNA now manages relationships with more than 350 professional- and participant-sports organizations, look including the National Football League, NASCAR, 18 major league baseball teams, 10 National Basketball Association franchises, the National Hot Rod Association, ESPN, Indy racing, the Baseball Hall of Fame, and tennis’ ATP Tour. Birthday The company has relationships with groups representing every major sport — from golf, tennis, equestrian, figure skating, bowling and softball to fencing, speedskating, rugby, skiing, weightlifting, and lacrosse.
To apply for one of the 26 NHL team cards, call MBNA at 800-735-4477.
MBNA Corporation (NYSE: KRB), and a bank holding company and parent of MBNA America Bank, N.A., a national bank, has $25.2 billion in managed loans. MBNA, the country’s second largest lender through bank credit cards, also provides retail deposit, individual loan, and card acceptance services.