Alaska Airlines sponsors Kevin Durant SEATTLE, Sept. 18, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Basketball superstar Kevin Durant is teaming up with Alaska Airlines to support youth and education programs in the San Francisco Bay Area. Between Durant's NBA championship win with the Golden State Warriors last year and Alaska's expansion into San Francisco with its purchase of Virgin America, Durant and the airline share a common purpose of making a difference in Bay Area communities. Kevin Durant is newest MVP for Alaska AirlinesMore
Panini America partners with Kevin Durant IRVING, Texas, Jan. 11, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Panini America, (www.paniniamerica.net), the world's largest sports and entertainment collectibles company, announced today that it has entered into long-term exclusive business partnership with Oklahoma City Thunder superstar Kevin Durant, including trading card, autograph, marketing and business development aspects. As part of the agreement, Durant will serve as a global NBA spokesman for the company and his autographed trading cards and memorabilia will be available exclusively through Panini America (www.paniniamerica.net) and Panini Authentic (www.paniniauthentic.com). In addition, Durant will have unprecedented input into product development and creative for select Panini NBA trading card products, as well as into product development for his Panini Authentic memorabilia products. This announcement coincides with the launch of Panini's first TV campaign exclusively featuring Kevin Durant that will air on kid-centric networks including Cartoon Network, Disney XD and Nickelodeon.
Orange Leaf signs deal with Kevin Durant Kevin Durant has had a busy week. The Oklahoma City Thunder star recently renewed his business relationship with Nike after a sincere effort by rival Under Armour Under Armour to sign Durant to a deal worth between $265-285 million. As of today, Durant has another endorsement deal in place. It is an endorsement arrangement with frozen dessert franchise Orange Leaf Frozen Yogurt that will provide Durant with a monetary reward in the form of an up-front cash payment along with equity in the company and becomes the first equity-based endorsement deal within Durant’s rapidly expanding portfolio.