Industry Testimony Against Connecticut Ticket Protections Riddled With Inconsistencies
In January of 2018, residents of Connecticut will be the beneficiaries of new consumer protections related to their right to re-sell tickets purchased for events in the state, as well as rights related to tickets purchased on the secondary market. In a measure supported by a coalition of bipartisan... Read more
Ontario AG Naqvi Floats New Rules to Battle Scalping, Bots
After announcing late last week that a survey indicated broad support for reforms in the ticket industry, Ontario Attorney General Yasir Naqvi proposed legislation that would outlaw the use of “bots” on Monday, but offered little detail as to the specifics of the legislation. According to a story by... Read more
Ticket Summit Exhibitor Profile: Gametime
Gametime is the leading mobile marketplace for last-minute tickets to live events in the United States and Canada. It connects fans with more than 1,500 teams and artists, letting them make the most of the moment – together. Built from the ground up for mobile, Gametime sells tickets through... Read more
Ticket Summit Exhibitor Profile: RCN Capital
RCN Capital was founded in 2010 under the name Entertainment Financial. Initially created for the purpose of offering inventory financing to ticket brokers in the secondary marketplace, the company has since branched out into the real estate industry. While the name has changed, and business has expanded, RCN Capital... Read more
Ticket Summit Exhibitor Profile: PayPal
At PayPal (Nasdaq:PYPL), we put people at the center of everything we do. We operate an open, secure and technology agnostic payments platform that businesses use to securely transact with their customers online, in stores and on mobile devices. With our 203 million active customer accounts, PayPal is a... Read more
Ticket Summit Exhibitor Profile: Automated Ticket Broker Solutions
Automated Ticket Broker Solutions offers top-notch XML ticket broker websites and online marketing solutions. Since ATBS was founded in 2004, we have helped many ticket brokers and affiliates improve their standing in the retail market. Our products work for retail and wholesale ticket brokers, providing the best possible website solutions.... Read more
Ticket Summit Sponsor Profilie: Allianz Global Assistance
Allianz Global Assistance is the international leader in travel insurance, event ticket insurance, and assistance services. As a principal provider of travel insurance, corporate assistance, and concierge services, we can help our customers find solutions to any travel-related problem. Our partners number in the thousands and include travel agencies,... Read more
Ticket Summit Sponsor Profile: ABC Tickets
ABC Tickets is a Philadelphia ticket broker that was established in 1989. A founding member of the National Association of Ticket Brokers, ABC Tickets is also a proud member of the Better Business Bureau. ABC provides tickets for all events nationwide and maintains a large in-stock inventory. They have proudly... Read more
Ticket Summit Sponsor Profile: International Ticketing Yearbook
First published in 2015, the International Ticketing Yearbook features profiles of the ticketing business within more than 40 live entertainment markets around the world, as well as dedicated sections highlighting specific areas of expertise in this dynamic industry. The guide contains original comment from leading ticketing and live event... Read more
Ticket Summit Sponsor Profile: Seatics
The Seatics Maps API is a fully-responsive, licensable interactive maps solutions for clients who want maximum control of the UI design. Section highlighting, approximate seat views, and seller notes provide the buyer with confidence in their purchase decision. Seatics maps work with all inventory sources/feeds, and allows for the... Read more