49ers Stadium Renamed Monster Park
Monster Cable, a San Francisco-based company founded by native Noel Lee, was selected by the 49ers as the new naming partner for the team's stadium at Candlestick Point. The stadium will be renamed Monster Park effective immediately.
The four-year, multi-million dollar naming rights agreement will provide at least $3 million for city parks. "This is another example of how private-public partnerships can benefit our city," said Mayor Gavin Newsom. "We could have been forced to make $3 million in cuts to our Recreation and Parks Department, but instead the partnership we formed with the 49ers and Monster allows us to save programs for kids and maintain parks in the city."
In June, San Francisco's Board of Supervisors approved a proposal by the