GREENVILLE ARENA DISTRICT
RENEWS NAMING RIGHTS PARTNERSHIP
Arena to Continue as Bon Secours Wellness Arena
Greenville, S.C. | [June 6, 2023] – As the governing body of Bon Secours Wellness Arena, the Greenville Arena District is excited to announce the renewal of its naming rights partnership with Bon Secours St. Francis Health System. An extension of the partnership for an additional five years will ensure that the award-winning arena will continue to be known as Bon Secours Wellness Arena. This renewed partnership running until 2029 solidifies the ongoing collaboration between these esteemed community partners and reinforces their commitment to providing exceptional experiences for fans, athletes, and artists alike.
Matt Caldwell, Market President of Bon Secours St. Francis, expressed his excitement about the extended partnership: “It’s been nearly a decade since we took over the naming rights of Bon Secours Wellness Arena, and it’s been a fantastic partnership that continues to be a source of pride. Together with General Manager Beth Paul and her staff at the Arena, we’ve continued to keep wellness as the central focus of this partnership – hosting important health screenings and community programs such as Well Walkers in addition to providing educational events like the annual Human Trafficking Symposium.”
Since the original agreement in 2013, Bon Secours St. Francis Health System has demonstrated unwavering support for the Greenville community, making a positive impact through their dedication to healthcare and wellness. The extension of this naming rights partnership underscores their continued commitment to position the arena and the city of Greenville as a premier sports and entertainment destination.
“We’ve truly used this collaboration to expand our reach beyond hospital walls and live out our mission of building healthier communities, which is why we are very excited to extend this partnership and continue working together to make a difference in our community for many years to come,” Caldwell continued.
Bon Secours Wellness Arena has established itself as a leading sports and entertainment venue, attracting a diverse range of high-profile events including family shows, concerts, sports championships, and conventions. The continued support from Bon Secours St. Francis Health System allows the arena to thrive and contribute to the vibrant cultural fabric of Greenville.
Beth Paul, General Manager of Bon Secours Wellness Arena, emphasized the importance of extending the naming rights partnership: “We are proud of our long-standing partnership with Bon Secours St. Francis Health System, and they share in our commitment to a first-class fan experience and a long-standing commitment to our community. The Bon Secours Wellness Arena has long been a hub of entertainment in Greenville, and we are fast approaching our 25th Anniversary- we are proud to enter the next chapter of community impact, together with Bon Secours St. Francis Health System.”
As part of the renewal, Bon Secours St. Francis Health System’s branding will continue to be prominently featured throughout the arena, ensuring widespread recognition of their commitment to the Greenville community. The partnership will continue to deliver community events such as Well-Walkers, health-screenings, and other wellness-oriented programs. The arena’s continued success is a testament to the strong collaboration between these partners and their shared dedication to providing exceptional experiences for attendees.
Bon Secours Wellness Arena is located at 650 N Academy Street in downtown Greenville, SC. For more information about the Greenville Arena District visit www.greenvillearenadistrict.com and for more information about Bon Secours Wellness Arena and its schedule of events, visit www.bonsecoursarena.com.
About the Greenville Arena District:
The Greenville Arena District is a special purpose district created by the General Assembly of South Carolina in 1940. Governed by a Board of Trustees appointed by the Governor, the District manages its facilities to provide educational, cultural, athletic, and convention center services for the citizens of the District.
About Bon Secours Wellness Arena:
Located in the vibrant city of Greenville, South Carolina, Bon Secours Wellness Arena stands as a premier destination for sports and entertainment. With a seating capacity of 15,000, the arena hosts a diverse range of live events, including electrifying concerts, captivating family shows, sporting competitions, minor league hockey, engaging seminars, and more. Managed by the Greenville Arena District, Bon Secours Wellness Arena continues to captivate audiences and serve as a hub for unforgettable experiences, contributing to the cultural richness of the upstate community. For tickets and frequently asked questions visit https://www.bonsecoursarena.com/.
About Bon Secours Health System:
Bon Secours St. Francis Health System is part of Bon Secours Mercy Health, one of the 20 largest health systems in the United States and the fifth-largest Catholic health system in the country. The ministry’s quality, compassionate care is provided by more than 60,000 associates serving communities in Florida, Kentucky, Maryland, New York, Ohio, South Carolina, and Virginia, as well as throughout Ireland. Bon Secours St. Francis Health System provides compassionate medical care to thousands of area residents through Bon Secours St. Francis Downtown and Bon Secours St. Francis Eastside, as well as a network of primary and specialty care practices, and ambulatory care sites across the Greenville region. The mission of Bon Secours St. Francis Health System is to extend the compassionate ministry of Jesus by improving the health and well-being of our communities and bring good help to those in need, especially people who are poor, dying and underserved. For more information, visit BonSecours.com.