FirstBank announces customer discounts at Puerto Rico Convention Center District
SAN JUAN – FirstBank announced Monday that it is formalizing a strategic alliance with the Puerto Rico Convention Center in which the financial institution’s more than half a million customers can receive discounts when visiting the meeting complex area.
Some benefits include a 20% discount at concession stands and a special rate of $6 (per vehicle) for parking when paying with FirstBank debit or credit cards.
The Convention Center District includes restaurants, hotels and stores and the Convention Center itself has hosted more than 6,000 events and 3,000 groups attending national and international conventions, congresses, exhibits, conferences, and sample fairs since opening at the end of 2005, according to the release.
“At FirstBank, we are certain that the Convention Center has a positive impact on the economic growth of our island. We are very optimistic about the development of the Convention Center District and the opportunities that will be ushered in with the inauguration of entertainment at District Live! in 2019.
“For us, this is a unique opportunity to be part of the range of services and entertainment offered to the participants and visitors, and an opportunity from which our customers can also benefit,” Ginoris López-Lay, the executive vice president and director of Strategic Management at FirstBank, says in a release.
“FirstBank and AEG Facilities are committed to developing and strengthening Puerto Rico’s economic growth. We share the same standards of excellence; we hold the same view of excellence in the services we offer to the public. Our Convention Center offers countless alternatives for holding conventions and events, as well as opportunities such as access to our VIP Lounge, which includes an exclusive bar and Café Bar,” Convention Center General Manager Jorge Pérez added.