HCLTech has signed a new partnership that designates the global technology firm as a cornerstone partner of MetLife Stadium.
The deal, secured following a search by Excel Sports Management, also sees the company become the digital transformation partner of the National Football League’s (NFL) New York Giants and Jets franchises.
HCLTech will seek to enhance the technological operation at MetLife Stadium and offer improved fan experiences.
As the digital transformation partner of the Giants and Jets, HCLTech will offer both teams its business transformation and technology solutions.
“Fostering digital transformation and advancement is a critical component of our mission to supercharge progress,” said C Vijayakumar, HCLTech chief executive and managing director.
“Our partnership with MetLife Stadium, alongside the Jets and Giants, represents an incredible opportunity for HCLTech to help them reimagine fan engagement and create digital experiences on a massive scale.
“Taking on the role of official digital transformation partner for MetLife Stadium, we are excited to enable MetLife Stadium to execute on their mission and look forward to driving a sports and entertainment experience for the digital age.”
Ron VanDeVeen, president and chief executive of MetLife Stadium, added: “Creating a memorable, positive experience for everyone who comes to MetLife Stadium is a critical part of our mission.
“HCLTech brings a deep level of knowledge and understanding when it comes to building an effective digital experience. In selecting a technology partner, HCLTech was a clear choice for us to help MetLife Stadium stand out as a leader in fan experience well into the future.”