AmeriHealth NJ Extends Sponsorship Agreement With New Jersey Devils for Three Additional Years

Cranbury, NJ - April 24, 2012 - AmeriHealth NJ today announced the company has extended its sponsorship with the New Jersey Devils for three additional years.

AmeriHealth NJ and the New Jersey Devils first teamed up in 2008. This extended agreement includes added branding opportunities as well as increased social media engagement. Highlights from the extension include:

  • AmeriHealth NJ will continue to hold the naming rights to the AmeriHealth Pavilion, the New Jersey Devils official practice facility.
  • AmeriHealth NJ will be the title sponsor of the "Marquee Match-Up," a program that features youth hockey games played during the first intermission at selected New Jersey Devils regular season home games.
  • AmeriHealth NJ will continue as the presenting sponsor of the "New Jersey Youth Hockey Central," which is a page on the Devils official website,, that features scores, stats, and standings for more than 300 high school and youth hockey teams across the state

"We are proud to expand our partnership with the New Jersey Devils and be a part of the continued revitalization of Newark," said Judith L. Roman, president and CEO of AmeriHealth New Jersey. "In addition, teaming up with the Devils on their various youth programs has further enabled AmeriHealth New Jersey to educate young children on the importance of staying active and living a healthy lifestyle – a message that we believe is important to instill at an early age."

"We are pleased to continue our longstanding partnership with AmeriHealth New Jersey," said Jeff Vanderbeek, Chairman and Managing Partner, New Jersey Devils. "AmeriHealth New Jersey is dedicated to youth programs throughout the state and especially at the AmeriHealth Pavilion. The company's continued support of the Devils and our youth initiatives will help further these opportunities in Newark and throughout New Jersey."

About AmeriHealth NJ
AmeriHealth HMO, Inc. and AmeriHealth Insurance Company of New Jersey (collectively, AmeriHealth New Jersey) provide health insurance coverage to employers and individuals throughout New Jersey. The company has the largest provider network in New Jersey*, and that network includes access to hospitals and doctors across the nation. The company is also committed to offering value-added insurance solutions for customers through its innovative wellness and incentive programs and benefits designs.

The company's managed care plan, AmeriHealth HMO, Inc. is accredited by National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA).

AmeriHealth New Jersey and its affiliates are a growing group of insurance and health companies whose product portfolios include health insurance, workers' compensation, property and casualty insurance, and management services. AmeriHealth New Jersey headquarters are located in Cranbury, NJ. For more information on AmeriHealth, visit

* Based on analysis done through an independent source.

Media Contact

Jill Roman
Manager, Public Relations
AmeriHealth New Jersey
(609) 662-2454