December, 15, 2008
For Immediate Release
Contact: Bill Hudock 703-760-0051
Starbridge Inks Non-Traditional Sponsorship Deal for Cash4Gold and Washington Wizards

Starbridge Media Group Brokers Sponsorship Deal for Official Gold-Buyer of the NBA Franchise

Starbridge Media Group, Inc., the exclusive sponsorship sales agency for the Washington Wizards, has solidified a partnership between Cash4Gold, the leading gold-buying company in the United States, and the NBA franchise, Starbridge CEO Jamie Crittenberger announced today.

As part of the sponsorship on behalf of the Washington Wizards and Verizon Center, team fans will be able to sell gold, platinum, and silver to Cash4Gold and will qualify to enter into a special ticket-giveaway sweepstakes, and other in-venue promotions.

As the official Gold-Buyer for the Washington Wizards, Cash4Gold will receive a host of lead-generating assets at the Verizon Center, such as baseline and courtside signage and featured tables on the concourse. In addition, Cash4Gold will also receive exposure on TV programming,, as well as on the team’s radio network.

Cash4Gold purchases second hand jewelry for refining. Cash4Gold’s parent company, Albar Precious Metal Refining, was founded in 2001 with more than 60 years experience in the precious metals’ business. Since the company’s inception, they have grown into one of the largest and most respected precious metal refineries in the United States, and have been featured in Inc. 500 Magazine, Entrepreneur Magazine, and Forbes Magazine.

"Cash4Gold is a premier gold-buyer, and the Washington Wizards are a premier sports franchise,” said Starbridge Media Group President Ken Hutman. “This is a unique deal for both entities and we are looking forward to building a long-term relationship with Cash4Gold on behalf of the Wizards."

Starbridge Media Group, Inc. is a Washington, DC-area based producer, publisher, rights owner, licensee, and sports marketing consultancy that is focused on the convergence of entertainment and sports, and in bridging domestic and international star sports brands with new and traditional forms of media.

Starbridge provides teams, athletes, brands, and rights owners with opportunities to drive incremental revenues, extend brand awareness and build fan loyalty via the creation of unique programming platforms and the maximization of core property assets. For more information on the company, visit