The former Iceoplex, now named Printscape Arena at Southpointe, welcomes a new location of Bubba’s Gourmet Burghers and Beer
CANONSBURG, PENNSYLVANIA – Black Bear Sports Group, Inc. and its operating partner Ice Rink Performance Group have announced a multi-year naming rights agreement to change the Iceoplex facility name to Printscape Arena at Southpointe. “We are honored to have the Printscape name on our building,” said Black Bear Founder and CEO Murry Gunty. “I appreciate Printscape’s confidence in our facility and our operating team. We are also pleased to welcome Bubba Snider and his restaurant Bubba’s Gourmet Burghers and Beer. They will be a great asset to all of our constituents.”
Printscape Imaging and Graphics owner John Dziak stated, “We are proud to partner with such a positive community asset. The Printscape Arena at Southpointe is all about providing the citizens of the South Hills a multitude of participatory sports programming as well as affordable family entertainment that promotes physical activity and healthy lifestyles without burdening taxpayers.” Dziak added, “We are thrilled to have the opportunity to display our branding products throughout the facility and to do our part toward our joint mission of providing the ultimate customer experience.”
“The Printscape Arena at Southpointe is all about providing the citizens of the South Hills a multitude of participatory sports programming as well as affordable family entertainment that promotes physical activity and healthy lifestyles without burdening taxpayers.”
—John Dziak, Owner/CEO, Printscape Imaging & Graphics
Printscape Arena at Southpointe also welcomes a new location for Bubba’s Gourmet Burghers and Beer, which is scheduled to open by mid-November 2017. The new restaurant will be owned and operated by 100.7 Star Pittsburgh radio personality Bubba Snider, who remarked, “We are excited about the Printscape Arena at Southpointe location and plan to bring simply the best Burgher you have ever eaten to Southpointe. All of our food is 100% fresh and never frozen. We look forward to working together.”
In concert with its mission to exceed customer expectations and provide the ultimate customer experience, the facility also announced recently added amenities and program offerings including the Southpointe Fitness Center, the Southpointe Chamber of Commerce Network Center and First Strides, a physical education program for schools that provides an introduction to hockey including free use of head-to-toe hockey gear for all participants.
“We are excited about the Printscape Arena at Southpointe location and plan to bring simply the best Burgher you have ever eaten to Southpointe. All of our food is 100% fresh and never frozen. We look forward to working together.”
—Bubba Snider, 100.7 Star personality & Owner, Bubba’s Gourmet Burghers and Beer
About Printscape Arena at Southpointe: Printscape Arena is a multi-purpose sports facility located in the South Hills of Pittsburgh, PA. Opened in 1995, the 92,000 square-foot facility hosts a wide range of participatory sports and recreation programs, leagues, and special events year-round. With annual foot traffic of over 725,000 people, it is one of the South Hills most heavily visited sports arenas. The facility includes one NHL-sized ice rink operating year-round and one NHL-sized pad, which operates with turf from November through March and a sport court surface from April through October. The facility is also home to the Southpointe Fitness Center, the Southpointe Chamber of Commerce Network Center, Overtime Hockey, and Bubba’s Gourmet Burghers and Beer. For more information, go to: www.printscapearena.com
About Printscape Imaging and Graphics: Printscape Imaging and Graphics is more than just “Print.” Printscape offers graphics and imaging services ranging from vibrant, professionally installed interior branding solutions, gallery-quality displays, dimensional acrylic, custom wall and vehicle graphics, retail POP print and fulfillment, to banners, posters, signage and more. With 40 years of experience working with clients from across the country and around the globe, our team of digital technicians, project managers, and installers possess the knowledge and expertise to help identify the right solution for your home project or business.
About Bubba’s Gourmet Burghers and Beer: Bubba’s Gourmet Burghers and Beer is owned and operated by 100.7 Star Pittsburgh radio personality Bubba Snider. Bubba’s uses a proprietary blend of brisket, prime meat and short ribs, ground fresh daily, to make their burgher second-to-none. The Southpointe location of Bubba’s Burghers is set to open mid-November 2017.
About Southpointe Chamber of Commerce: The Southpointe Chamber was founded in 1993 for the purpose of promoting and informing the Southpointe business park and the tristate area. The Chamber has grown to almost 600 members, 9,500 email subscribers, and over 10,000 readers of the Southpointe Directory and Quarterly Report. Now in its 25th year, the Chamber is excited to open a Network Center at the Printscape Arena. Throughout the day, the network center will serve as a business hub for the Chamber and will double as a lounge at night and on weekends for clients of Printscape Arena.
About Black Bear Sports Group LLC: Black Bear Sports Group, Inc. is a Chevy Chase, MD-based company that operates sports and entertainment facilities and youth sports events. Black Bear currently owns and operates six arenas across the United States with a total of 10 sheets of indoor ice and two indoor turf fields. Black Bear is run by Founder and CEO Murry Gunty.
About Ice Rink Performance Group: The Ice Rink Performance Group provides management services that are focused on effective operational performance by implementing vertically integrated, internally managed programming, marketing, sponsorship partnerships and providing a best-in-class customer experience. The Company is based out of Bill Gray’s Regional Iceplex in Rochester, New York, a 170,000 square-foot, four-rink participatory sports facility. For more information, go to: www.billgraysiceplex.com
About First Strides: First Strides is a physical education program for schools that provides an introduction to hockey including free use of head-to-toe hockey gear for all participants. For more information, go to: www.printscaprearena.com
About Southpointe Fitness Center: Southpointe Fitness Center is a turn key, conveniently located fitness facility offering $5 day passes, $30 month-to-month memberships with no long-term commitment, and $300 annual memberships. The fitness center is fully equipped with free weights, cardio equipment, and men’s and women’s showers and restrooms. For more information, go to: www.printscapearena.com