"To utilize the game of basketball as a platform in order to unite, enhance, and positively impact the city of St. Petersburg, FL and surrounding Tampa Bay area local communities; Also to provide athletes the opportunity and chance to develop their skills, learn life lessons and enjoy the game of basketball while working to earn International and Domestic Basketball Contracts."
We will ACHIEVE our mission by:
- Mutual respect for each other, and a commitment to excellence, innovation, integrity and quality in everything we do.
- By providing our guests with superior entertainment value in a clean, secure, and comfortable environment—win or lose—regardless of their interest level in basketball.
- By helping our sponsors build their brands and grow their business.
- By treating our respective constituencies with respect, appreciation, and as we ourselves would want to be treated and serviced. In other words, by putting our fans and sponsors first every single day—and meaning it.
- By making our community a better place to live through our support of worthy social causes.
- By involving our guests in the game as active participants—not merely spectators.
- By knowing who and where our fans are, and reaching out to them.
- By working hard to make ABA basketball the most popular sport in our community and by selling and humanizing our players to everyone we meet.
- By being proactive and accountable in carrying out our mission.
- The St. Pete Tide organization! Many people working together in a fiscally responsible way to grow our customer base and to win Championships.