Empire Announce Presenting Sponsor for the 2023 Season

ALBANY, NY - The Albany Empire has announced that they have signed a corporate partnership deal with Transfinder Corporation.  Making Transfinder Corporation the Presenting Sponsor of the teams 2023 season.  Founded in 1988, Transfinder Corporation is based in Schenectady, New York, the birthplace of innovation, Transfinder is a leader in logistics software, providing intelligent solutions to schools, municipalities, and adult care facilities.

Transfinder Corporations’ primary mission is to provide superior value for their clients by delivering faster, safer, and smarter solutions. Transfinder has built the safest, most efficient transportation management and communication solutions designed for school districts and municipal governments and their stakeholders. Transfinder combines its superior solutions with its award-winning service, establishing and maintaining long-term relationships with every client that is built upon respect, confidence, integrity, and mutual trust.

Antonio Civitella, CEO, Transfinder Corporation, said “Transfinder is excited about the upcoming Albany Empire season.  We know they will thrill us on Transfinder Field.  Transfinder is honored to present this hard-driving team to our community and to the league.  We know you will give your all and leave it all on the field, Transfinder Field! Go Empire!”

Mike Kwarta, Majority Owner, Albany Empire, added “We are thrilled to be partnering with Mr. Civitella and his team at Transfinder for this multi-year partnership. The commitment they have shown for the 518 community is exceptional and The Albany Empire looks forward to working with their team on that continued success. We thank them for believing in what has been built so far and where we are going in the future.”

Per the terms of the partnership, which will officially begin with the 2023 season, Transfinder Corporation is the Official Presenting Sponsor of the Albany Empire season.  Additionally, Transfinder Corporation has the right to refer to itself as "An Official Partner of the Albany Empire" in Empire-approved advertising and promotional campaigns. The company can also use the Albany Empire team name and marks in HMA and select digital advertising and promotional campaigns, as approved by the Empire.

Matt Woods, Team President, Albany Empire, said "We are excited to welcome back Transfinder Corporation as a partner with the Albany Empire. Transfinder is a very well-known and respected organization in the Capital Region and has been a constant supporter of our organization from its inception. This will be another fun year both on and off the field for us, and we are thrilled to embark on this upcoming season as well as seasons to come.” 

The Empire kick off their Championship defense on Transfinder Field on April 16th at 2:30pm at MVP Arena.  Tickets are on sale now, for more information go to albanyempirenal.com or call (518)714-2200 Ext. 101