SPONSORS OF DELAWARE MARATHON
Christiana Care Health System, which dates back to 1888, is one of the region’s largest not-for-profit health care providers, serving the people of Delaware as well as neighboring areas of Maryland, Pennsylvania and New Jersey. A teaching hospital, Christiana Care is recognized as a regional center for excellence in cardiology, cancer and women’s health services, as well as Level-I trauma care and Level-3 neonatal intensive care (both highest intensity).
Christiana Care operates two hospitals, transitional care services, preventive medicine and rehabilitation services, a network of primary care physician offices and an extensive range of outpatient and home health services. Christiana Care provided $25.2 million of charity care last year.
Delaware’s largest city, Wilmington is strategically located along the I-95 corridor halfway between New York and Washington. Only 30 minutes from Philadelphia and one hour from Baltimore, Wilmington is home to more than 72,000 people of diverse backgrounds. Wilmington is often referred to as the “corporate capital of the world”, with most Fortune 500 companies calling Wilmington their corporate home. Outdoor enthusiasts appreciate Wilmington’s 552 acres of picturesque parklands, which include the Brandywine Zoo, jogging trails, a scenic Riverfront, and wooded picnic and recreation areas. The rich historic legacy of the DuPont Family can be experienced by visiting the Brandywine Valley’s internationally acclaimed Nemours Mansion and Gardens, Winterthur Museum, Hagley Museum, and Longwood Gardens.
Anesthesia Services, P.A. (ASPA) is Delaware’s largest provider of anesthesia and perioperative services, delivering care at Christiana Hospital, Wilmington Hospital, Nanticoke Memorial Hospital, Christiana Surgicenter, Roxana Cannon Arsht Surgicenter, Glasgow Medical Center, Delaware Surgery Center, Bear-Glasgow Dental, Peninsula Dental, Millsboro and Deer Pointe Surgical Center in Salisbury, MD. In business since 1987, and currently celebrating their 25th anniversary year, ASPA has maintained a reputation for excellence in patient care and safety and innovation in the field of perioperative services. “The ASPA team, which includes over 40 Physicians, more than 90 Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists and an administrative support team, strives to uphold the values of excellence, integrity, teamwork, respect, responsibility and adaptability.” As an active member of the community, ASPA promotes healthy living and a focus on wellness and is thrilled to be the sponsor of the Delaware Half Marathon.
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Discover Financial Services is a direct banking and payment services company with one of the most recognized brands in U.S. financial services. Since its inception in 1986, the company has become one of the largest card issuers in the United States. The company operates the Discover card, America’s cash rewards pioneer, and offers personal and student loans, online savings products, certificates of deposit and money market accounts through its Discover Bank subsidiary. Discovers cards are founded on a commitment to helping card members earn more meaningful rewards, quickly and easily, while giving them more choices and control over their credit. Discover Bank is based in Wilmington, Delaware and operates a retail branch in Greenwood, Delaware.
AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T) is the exclusive telecommunications provider of the Delaware Marathon. With a powerful array of resources, including the nation’s largest 4G network, AT&T is a leading provider of wireless, Wi-Fi, high speed Internet, voice and cloud-based services. AT&T also offers the best wireless coverage. In Delaware, 4G LTE is available in Wilmington, allowing customers to benefit from ultra-fast mobile Internet on the latest LTE devices. Additional information about AT&T Inc. and their products and services is available at http://www.att.com/aboutus. AT&T’s wireless URL is www.att.com/wireless.
The Freibott Law Firm is Delaware’s leading fatal accident and auto accident attorney. They are proud to be a sponsor of the Delaware Marathon and always welcome an opportunity to serve our community. The Freibott Law Firm P.A. 1711 E. Newport Pike, Wilmington, DE 19804. (302) 633-9000. www.freibottlaw.com
The Delaware Running Company store is located in One Greenville Crossing Greenville, DE 19807. It is owned and operated by runners. The Delaware Running Company is committed to customer service, providing quality products and advice. Walkers and beginning runners receive the same encouragement and support as the competitive or ‘serious’ runner. We exist because you walk, run, and stay fit. Visit Mike Monagle and friends at (302) 655-SHOE (that’s 7463) or www.delawarerunning.com
Saucony, a division of Wolverine Worldwide, is a leading global running lifestyle brand that fuses performance, innovation and style to create compelling footwear and apparel with its widely recognized brands Saucony and Saucony Originals. Founded in 1898, Saucony continues to inspire runners everywhere with its award winning innovations, including the “Geometry of Strong™, PowerGrid™ ViZiPRO™ and AMP PRO2™ apparel. At Saucony, a good day is when we get to run. A great day is when we inspire someone else to run. For more information, go to www.saucony.com.
ServiceMark, with offices serving 7 counties in Pennsylvania, Delaware and Maryland, is a Heating – Cooling – Plumbing company with over 60 years in providing excellence in service. Our exceptional team of technicians, installers, master plumbers, sales professionals, and support staff consider your satisfaction their success! With an A+ rating with the Better Business Bureau, our service is “Right on the Mark”. Visit us at www.ServiceMarkSolutions.com or call 1-800-474-5200.
Dick’s Sporting Goods is an authentic full-line sporting goods retailer offering a broad assortment of brand name sporting goods equipment, apparel and footwear in a specialty store environment. Dick’s has three locations in the state of Delaware (Wilmington, Newark & Dover). Dick’s is extremely proud to team up with the Delaware Marathon in 2014, For more info about Dick’s Sporting Goods, visit http://www.dickssportinggoods.com/home/index.jsp.
Races2Run was established in December of 1976. A management, timing, and promotional company that works mostly with charities to help raise funds via sporting events. Check the website races2run.com or contact Wayne S. Kursh, President at 302-654-6400 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Hy-Point Dairy was just a vision 75 years ago as John A. Meany and Elizabeth Spahn Meany made their way toward their new farm in 1919. Today, with our third generation leading Hy-Point and the fourth generation in the wings, we remain committed to deliver the highest quality products to each and every one of our customers. Whether its our wholesome dairy products, our orchard fresh juices, or our old fashioned ice cream, we stand behind our Hy-Point seal. It’s our family tradition!
1-800-PACK-RAT offers the best in storage and moving services with a patented lift system and all steel, weather-proof containers that can be delivered to customers’ homes or stored in our climate-controlled warehouse. Visit our website www.1800packrat.com/Delaware or call 1-800-PACK-RAT for more information.”
Since 1986… East Coast’s leading wine merchant with an unrivaled selection of top-rated, hard-to-find, cult-status wines for special occasions and cellaring… as well as value-oriented top quality everyday wine for your table and kicking back with friends! Wine of the Month Club, Wine Dinners & Events, In-shop Tastings, Weekly eWine of the Week Newsletter, @Home Tastings, Cellaring & Storage Solutions, Wedding & Corporate Beverage Planning, Charity Events, FranksWine.com Marathon Team… Wine, it’s what’s we’re all about! LIKE us on Facebook!
We’d also like to thank our other sponsors, without whom this would not be possible:
- City of Wilmington Mayors Office
- Shop Rite Christiana Crossing Store
- City of Wilmington Parks and Recreation
- NKS Distributors
- City of Wilmington Police Department
- Canada Dry
- New Castle County Emergency Services
- Michelob Ultra
- Riverfront Development Corporation
- Seasons Pizza
- Wilmington Visitors & Convention Bureau
- Bachetti Brother Catering
- Christiana Care Transportation Department
- Herr Snacks
- Brightroom Professional Photography
- Kool Beans, Etc.
- Enterprise Flasher Group
- Riverfront Market & Harry’s Seafood Grill
- Diamond State Party Rentals
- AMTA – Sports Massage Team
- Crown Trophy
- Waste Management
- Sheraton Suites Hotel
- Courtyard by Marriott
- Delmarva Communications
- A Royal Flush
- Double Tree Hotel
- Christy McDowell Photography
- Quality Inn & Suites-Brandywine
- News Journal & SPARK Magazine
- Clarion Inn- The Belle
- Runners Gazette
- Colonial Parking
- Red Sun Custom Apparel
- Penny Peterson Graphics
- Delaware Express Shuttle
- Aztech Printing
- Pettinaro Corporation
- Fast Signs