The Vegas Knight Hawks scored before they even set foot on the field for their inaugural season.
M Resort and Indoor Football League extension Hawks have signed a sponsorship agreement making the Henderson Resort the team’s official headquarters hotel.
“As the perfect place for sports fans to watch their favorite teams, M Resort joins the excitement of having indoor soccer as a new sport in Las Vegas and the Knight Hawks as a new home team in encourage,” Hussain Mahrous, vice president and general manager of M, said in a statement.
The partnership includes M Resort displaying its logo prominently on signage inside the Dollar Loan Center where the Knight Hawks will play their home games. The team begins its inaugural IFL season on Friday at home.
Golden Knights owner Bill Foley also owns the Knight Hawks and Silver Knights.
The announcement follows M Resort’s partnership with the Henderson Silver Knights, becoming a member of the Silver Society, a group of founding partners of the Silver Knights, Dollar Loan Center and Lifeguard Arena. The M is also the official hotel of the headquarters of the NFL Raiders team.
“This new agreement only further cements our relationship with M Resort, who will be such an important partner to our efforts in the Henderson community and to our fans,” said Chase Jolesch, COO of Silver Knights and Knight Hawks. , in a press release. “With Knight Hawks football kicking off just days away at the Dollar Loan Center, M Resort will provide our fans with first-class amenities that will add to a game-day experience that no other IFL city can match. “