MBNA announced today Carnegie Hall’s endorsement of MBNA’s credit card services to its supporters. Carnegie Hall has, for more than a century, set the standard for excellence in performance. The world’s outstanding classical artists, as well as the greatest popular musicians, dancers, politicians, authors, and public figures have appeared on its stage. It stands as the embodiment of the aspirations of all those who have sustained our musical culture and convey it to future generations.
“We are pleased to have the endorsement of a great organization like Carnegie Hall,” said John Cochran, chief marketing officer of MBNA. “We look forward to providing their supporters with high quality products and customer service.”
Franz Xaver Ohnesorg, Executive and Artistic Director of Carnegie Hall, said, “We are thrilled to be able to work with MBNA to develop close relationships with people both nationally and internationally.” Jay Golan, Carnegie Hall’s Director of Development and Planning, added, “We see the development of a close relationship to card-holders as a means of to broaden our reach, as well as a much needed revenue base for operation of the Hall into the 21st Century.”
MBNA Corporation, a bank holding company and parent of MBNA America, N.A., a national bank, has $72.3 billion in managed loans. MBNA, the largest independent credit card lender in the world, also provides retail deposit, consumer loan, and insurance products.