AEG Names First Founding Partner At Sprint Center

KANSAS CITY (CelebrityAccess MediaWire) — Anschutz Entertainment Group has named the first founding partner for Kansas City’s Sprint Center, with UMB Bank becoming the $275-million arena’s official bank.

AEG plans to sign 11 other founding partners, each in a separate business category.

UMB will place signs in and on the arena, as well as installing a full-service branch and ATM machines inside.

The arena’s opening is schedule for October 10, 2007. –by CelebrityAccess Staff Writers