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Smartsheet tech to debut at Seattle arena

Climate Pledge Arena and the NHL’s Seattle Kraken have signed Smartsheet as an official presenting partner of both organisations.

In addition, Smartsheet is the title partner for Rink 2 at the soon-to-open Kraken training center in Seattle. The strategic five-year partnership recognizes both organization’s shared values in changing the way the world works and plays.

In addition to the presenting partnership agreement, Climate Pledge Arena and the Seattle Kraken continue to grow their investment in Smartsheet as a technology platform to power their strategic initiatives.

With Smartsheet, both organizations will build world-class work management solutions to keep their teams organized, accountable and empowered on one dynamic, secure platform.

As a rapidly growing professional sports and entertainment startup, requirements like flexibility and customization across complex workflows, a simple interface with a low learning curve, and enterprise-grade security were critical when evaluating options for a work management solution. Smartsheet’s powerful, intuitive platform and document asset management capabilities via Brandfolder, met these needs at every level.

Climate Pledge Arena, Seattle Kraken, and Kraken training center teams are already seeing positive impact from consolidating their collaborative work management investment onto one platform with Smartsheet. For example, they are:

Achieving efficiencies with enterprise-wide planning and calendaring across all three organizations, providing critical transparency and accountability for achieving strategic goals.

Increasing agility and time savings with a comprehensive marketing solution that empowers Climate Pledge Arena to plan all arena events, create and manage thousands of assets, and communicate seamlessly with both internal and external stakeholders.

Creating exceptional customer experience through transparency and visibility into game day planning and preparation details–from bespoke mascot selection to in game activations–ensuring that every fan has an exceptional experience at every game.

Anna Griffin, chief marketing officer at Smartsheet said:

We couldn’t be more excited to help Climate Pledge Arena and the Kraken move their bold world-changing goals from ideas to reality. Like every startup and business looking to invent, create and grow at break-neck speed, it’s important that technology doesn’t slow you down. We’ve built Smartsheet to break down silos and spur innovation from anywhere within an organisation, and it’s inspiring to see our mission in action with this new customer and partner.