October 14 / 2019

Red, The Steakhouse Announces Exclusive Partnership with Cavs and Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse

CLEVELAND — RED Downtown, the highly acclaimed, best-in-class steakhouse and restaurant, and the much anticipated RED Pinecrest, are now the Preferred Steakhouse of the Cleveland Cavaliers and Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse.

Recognized as Cleveland’s “Best Steakhouse” by local and national media alike, RED, the Steakhouse will bring its premium dining and service experience to the new Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse during its multi-season partnership with the NBA team. This includes a variety of private events at the many hospitality and meeting spaces throughout the venue that will feature dishes from Executive Chefs Michael Tolosa of RED Downtown and Kyle Anderson of RED Pinecrest.

“The downtown community is thriving and we, at RED, believe that supporting our neighbors is essential,” said Gregg Levy, managing partner of both restaurants. “RED, the Steakhouse is proud to partner with Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse and the Cavaliers to showcase Cleveland as the premier dining and entertainment destination that it is.”

As the Preferred Steakhouse, the Cavs will also utilize RED, the Steakhouse for a variety of business-related meetings and events.

“We are fortunate to have so many world-class restaurants that surround Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse in the Gateway District. RED has been a culinary beacon right outside our front doors serving and satisfying our fans before and after over 200 games, concerts and events each year,” said Nic Barlage, Cavaliers and Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse president of business operations. “We’re excited and proud to expand our relationship with the great team at RED as we head into a very exciting all-new era.”

About RED, the Steakhouse:
An elegant and extraordinary experience for the senses, RED, the Steakhouse is a modern, best-in-class steakhouse and restaurant that offers upscale dining, delicious cuisine and the highest quality service. With locations in the heart of downtown Cleveland and Pinecrest’s mixed-use district, RED, the Steakhouse offers an array of private dining and indoor and outdoor event spaces to host special events, milestone celebrations or professional gatherings. For more information on RED, the Steakhouse, visit REDtheSteakhouse.com or follow us on Facebook (facebook.com/redsteakcle) or on Instagram (@RED_theSteakhouse).

About the Cleveland Cavaliers:
The Cleveland Cavaliers won the NBA Championship in 2016 while also taking the Eastern Conference crown in 2007, 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018. The team plays at, and also operates, the newly transformed, publicly-owned Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse in downtown Cleveland, Ohio. The Cavaliers are regularly recognized for their extensive community support and engagement programs and contributions, workplace diversity and inclusion leadership, and an on-going economic impact that now registers in the billions of dollars locally. Dan Gilbert is Chairman of the Cleveland Cavaliers. Gilbert and his family of companies have now invested over $1.6 billion in Cleveland. Gilbert is also Founder and Chairman of Quicken Loans, Inc. the nation’s largest mortgage lender, and Founder and Chairman of Rock Ventures LLC, the umbrella entity for his portfolio of business and real estate investments. Len Komoroski is the Cavaliers and Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse CEO and Nic Barlage is the Cavaliers and Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse President of Business Operations. The Cavaliers team is led by General Manager Koby Altman and Head Coach John Beilein. The Cavaliers and Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse provide fans the best experience in the NBA with its extensive and stunning array of amenities and technology and signature, electrifying game presentation. The organization also owns and operates the Cleveland Monsters hockey team (AHL), the Canton Charge, the Cavs NBA G-League team in nearby Canton, OH, and Cavs Legion Gaming Club (GC) of the NBA 2K League.

About Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse:
The newly transformed Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse is Northeast Ohio’s premier sports and entertainment facility and major attraction for top tier concert tours and family shows, as well as home to the Cleveland Cavaliers, Cleveland Monsters and the annual MAC Men’s and Women’s Basketball Tournament. Each year, Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse hosts more than 200 diverse ticketed events and 1,400 private events that draw over 2 million patrons to downtown Cleveland. Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse is established as a successful host site for high profile events of international and national scope, including the 2016 Republican National Convention, the 2007, 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018 NBA Finals and the upcoming 2020 NCAA Division 1 Men’s Basketball Tournament, 2022 NBA All-Star Game and 2024 NCAA Division 1 Women’s Basketball Final Four. In Pollstar Magazine’s 2019 Mid-Year Report of Top 200 Arena Venues Worldwide for Entertainment Ticket Sales, The Q ranked No. 11 in the United States and No. 27 worldwide in ticket sales for top touring attractions. Visit RocketMortgageFieldHouse.com.