Media Alert: SAP, City of San Jose and Sharks Sports & Entertainment to Unveil Newly Renamed SAP Center at San Jose

7-2-2013 11-52-58 AMSAN JOSE — SAP America, Inc., a subsidiary of SAP AG, invites press to join a special unveiling ceremony, where executives from SAP, Sharks Sports & Entertainment and the City of San Jose will provide a first glimpse of the new look of the SAP Center at San Jose and will announce plans for the newly named sports and entertainment venue. Additionally, to demonstrate the partnership’s benefits to the local community, employees of SAP and Sharks Sports & Entertainment will stage a volunteer bike-build event after the ceremony to benefit underprivileged families in the San Jose area.


Dr. Hasso Plattner, Chairman and Co-Founder of SAP AG, and majority owner of the San Jose Sharks
Chuck Reed, Mayor of the City of San Jose
Bill McDermott, Co-CEO, SAP AG
Jonathan Becher, Chief Marketing Officer, SAP
John Tortora, Chief Operating Officer, Sharks Sports & Entertainment


Tuesday, July 9, at 10:15 a.m. PDT


SAP Center at San Jose
525 W. Santa Clara St.
San Jose, CA 95113

For more information, visit the SAP Newsroom.

*Please note: All media must RSVP in advance and enter SAP Center through the North Entrance of the building and must wait to be escorted into the arena bowl by a media relations representative.

Media Contacts:
Scott Behles, SAP, +1 (917) 494-2009, scott.behles@sap.com, PDT
James Dever, SAP, +1 (610) 661-2161, james.dever@sap.com, EDT
Jim Sparaco, Sharks Sports & Entertainment, +1 (408) 999-5792, jsparaco@sharkssports.net, PDT