Photo Credit: Nate Guidry, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
We have just confirmed with our source, UPMC is in talks to buy the Steelers football franchise from the Rooney Family.
While this may seem like a surprising move, it reflects the changing nature of the City of Pittsburgh. The Steelers franchise was established in 1933, when Pittsburgh was a steel manufacturing hub. The city has transformed, and weathered the decline of industry with a new focus on “meds & eds.”
It makes sense that UPMC would want to acquire the team. Not only does it provide an expanded platform to market the UPMC… Read the rest
This showed up in my inbox from LinkedIn. Do you have what it takes to join the (office) team? If you love the Steelers and love email marketing, then this is the job for you. According to LinkedIn, the job was posted 19 days ago and as of today only 20 people have applied.
I could only find this job posted on LinkedIn here, if you are looking for other openings with the Steelers organization, check out the listings here.
Job description – Email Marketing Specialist, Pittsburgh Steelers
The email Marketing Specialist will join our email marketing team to improve… Read the rest
With the merger of Heinz and Kraft comes a little change to a Pittsburgh favorite. Starting in the fall, all Primanti Brother’s Sandwiches sold at Heinz Field will be topped with Kraft Mac & Cheese instead of the traditional french fries.
Say hello to the Pri-Mac-ti Brothers Sandwich… bread, meat, cheese coleslaw and mac & cheese make up the new sandwich that will be server at all Steelers home games this fall.
Kraft Mac & Cheese will replace french fries on the Primanti Brothers sandwiches at Heinz Field
via #Steelers: Primanti sandwiches sold @HeinzField will be topped w/Kraft Mac… Read the rest
If you are new to Pittsburgh, or are just a casual Pirates fan – you may be wondering why everyone is walking around in an extra layer of black and gold. It is a BIG day in Pittsburgh. The Pirates play a postseason game tonight at PNC Park.
Here are few of the ways that Pittsburgh is getting ready for the game tonight. We want to see how you are preparing for the Pirates postseason game – share your tweets and photos with the #PGHfanatics
The Independent Brewing Company Break Out The Television
I wanted to share the email that… Read the rest
I often try to think of the MOST Pittsburgh place one can watch the Steeler game, that doesn’t involved going to the game. Well I don’t think it gets more Pittsburgh than this – now you can watch the game next to a steel mill.
The Brew Gentleman is a new brewery that opened this year in Braddock, just down the road from the Edgar Thomson Steelworks, which is a steel mill that is still that opened in 1872 and is still in operation today.
The brewery was founded by two wonderful fellows who I had the good fortune of… Read the rest