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Amway Center Wins International Honors

ORLANDO -- Downtown Orlando’s state-of-the-art Amway Center, a facility developed by the Orlando Magic which opened last year as part of a strategic partnership between government and business, received an Excellence in Economic Development Award from the International Economic Development Council (IEDC) and a Merit Award from the International Downtown Association (IDA).

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ESPN The Magazine Ultimate Standings Ranks Amway Center Tops in NBA

ORLANDO – When it opened last October, Orlando’s Amway Center was widely hailed as the finest arena not only in the NBA, but in all of North America. And largely because of the dazzling new facility – not to mention the game-day promotions and friendly, accessible environment – the Orlando Magic’s overall stadium experience was lauded recently by…

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Amway Center Achieves LEED Gold Certification

Orlando, Fla. – Earlier today at a special announcement with the Orlando Magic, City of Orlando and OUC–The Reliable One, the Amway Center got its golden ticket when the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) awarded the arena LEED Gold certification for its sustainable design and construction methods. The announcement was commemorated with a monument dedication and…

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Orlando Magic and Amway Center Named Finalist in Sports Business Journal's Best in Sports Awards

Magic Finalist For Two Awards

The Orlando Magic has been named a finalist in the Sports Business Journal and Sports Business Daily’s annual Sports Business Awards in the categories of “Sports Team of the Year” and “Sports Facility of the Year.” It is the first time in the history of the franchise that the Magic has been named finalists for…

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Local Minority-Owned Companies Benefited from Magic Community Gyms Construction

Orlando, Fla. — Minority-owned companies in Central Florida were awarded $5 million in contracts for work on the five new Orange County Orlando Magic Recreation Centers. All five centers are now complete.

“The Orlando Magic recognizes the importance and long-term benefits of utilizing local minority and women business enterprises,” said Orlando Magic…

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Amway Center Tower to Turn (Red) in Honor of World AIDS Day

One of Orlando’s newest and most iconic landmarks – the Amway Center Tower – will be illuminated red to mark World AIDS Day on Wednesday, December 1st and to raise awareness of the commitment of the global health community to work together to virtually eliminate the transmission of HIV from mother to child by 2015.

Orlando is one of more than 30 major…

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Amway Center: Enter Legend

From a vision to blueprints to reality.

The Orlando Magic served as the developer of the new downtown Amway Center which will compete to host major national events, concerts and family shows. The facility is owned andoperated by the City of Orlando on behalf of theCentral Florida community.

The Amway Center was designed to reflect the character…

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Disney Parks Join Orlando Magic, Amway Center as a "Champions of the Community" Sponsor

With blue and silver pixie dust in hand, Mickey Mouse today presented the Orlando Magic’s Dwight Howard with a “mouse warming” gift in celebration of the team’s new home and a multi-year agreement making Disney Parks a “Champions of the Community” sponsor for the franchise and Amway Center.

“We are honored to have the global brand…

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