A highly popular cryptocurrency mining firm, AntPool has ventured into a new collaboration with the Houston Rockets, an American professional basketball team based in Texas’s Houston. Owned by Bitmain Technologies, AntPool is going to be the official partner of the Houston Rockets for the 2018-2019 professional season.
This recent tie-up is a prominent move of the Beijing-headquartered Bitmain Technologies towards accomplishing expansion targets into the Houston area. Simultaneously, this association is expected to bring a huge awareness through its publicity programs on the digital currencies along with its emergence and application in varied industries such as sports.
The spokesperson of the globally-acclaimed cryptocurrency mining firm believes since the digital currency industry is evolving and developing all over the world, it is quite vital for the organizations like AntPool to spearhead the conversation and conversion of the consumers to be a part of the current trend (cryptocurrency trend). The company will also organize an AntPool exhibition inside the Toyota Center on January 19, 2019.
The overseas operation manager of AntPool, Haijiao Li said on the perspective of foraying into the rapid expansion in the United States, there is no better alternative for AntPool than collaborating with Houston Rockets. AntPool first announced the final progress of its association with the NBA team via Facebook.
Li also cited that Tilman Fertitta-owned NBA team is very popular among the Chinese basketball enthusiasts. The 38-year old Chinese retired Yao Ming also played for Houston Rockets, as reported by CCN.
“We’re excited to work with AntPool as a conduit in the US for their ever-growing business. The Rockets are always looking to stay ahead of the curve with technology both on and off the court and AntPool’s prowess with cryptocurrency makes for a great partnership,” John Croley, VP (Corporate Development), AntPool opined.
Presently, the cryptocurrency mining company AntPool, which mines the second largest amount of Bitcoin across the globe, is also strengthening its client base while providing education to the consumers about the mining technology.[The views and opinions expressed in this article are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views and/or the official policy of the website. ]