Tickets.com is a business-to-business primary ticketing solutions provider, and seller of tickets for sports and live events. The company is the nation’s second-largest primary ticket seller and the third-largest overall ticket seller, according to TicketNews’s exclusive industry rankings.
The company, which is owned by Major League Baseball, is located in Costa Mesa, CA, and in 2009 announced a deal with StubHub and Ballena Technologies to offer fans the chance to view 3-D venue maps and buy tickets from them.
Tickets.com considers itself a full-service ticket solutions provider, utilizing several integrated ticketing solutions “designed to enable entertainment and sports organizations to sell tickets to consumers under the clients’ brand.” Tickets are sold via the Web, mobile phones, retail outlets, call centers and kiosks, among other channels. In addition, Tickets.com system allows clients to safely gather certain customer data for marketing purposes.
The company is the official ticket company for the 2010 Winter Olympic Games in Vancouver, and in addition to North America, it has clients in Europe, Australia and Latin America.
PRESS RELEASE: “Tickets.com and Digonex put dynamic ticketing on centre stage at Rugby Expo: Pioneering UK partnership and examples from US sports franchises to form core of workshop at leading global rugby event” Monday 5th November, 2012 — Following fantastic initial results with Championship football club Derby County and... Read more
The 2012 NFL regular season will kickoff Wednesday, September 5, but SB-Tickets.com is already preparing for Super Bowl XLVII slated for February 3, 2013 at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans. SB-Tickets.com is a leading source for Super Bowl tickets and access to parties, experiences, and accommodations. The Los... Read more
The Erie County Convention Center Authority (ECCCA), after years of using Ticketmaster as its ticketing provider, has dropped the company in favor of Tickets.com. Financial terms of the new deal, which is scheduled to take effect May 2, were not disclosed. The convention group, which has the Bayfront Convention... Read more
PRESS RELEASE: “Qcue, Tickets.com and MLB Advanced Media Partner to Provide One-Click Dynamic Pricing Solution” AUSTIN, TX (Qcue) July 21, 2010 — Qcue, the leading dynamic pricing engine for live events, Tickets.com and MLB Advanced Media (MLBAM), the interactive media and Internet company of Major League Baseball, have teamed... Read more
PRESS RELEASE: “Tickets.com(R) Partners with Txtstation Global Mobile Marketing to Offer Clients Real-Time Mobile Interactivity with Fans” COSTA MESA, Calif. (PRNewswire) May 5, 2010 – Tickets.com— a leading global provider of integrated, high- performance ticketing solutions—has announced a partnership with Txtstation Global Mobile Marketing, the recognized leader in mobile... Read more
PRESS RELEASE: “Tickets.com Names John Walker to Serve as President and CEO” NEW YORK and COSTA MESA, Calif. (PRNewswire) April 21, 2010 – Tickets.com, a wholly owned subsidiary of MLB Advanced Media, LP (MLBAM), the interactive media and Internet company of Major League Baseball, announced today the appointment of... Read more
PRESS RELEASE: “ProVenue(R) Ticketing Platform from Tickets.com Triumphs in Primary and Secondary Market Ticketing at Vancouver 2010” COSTA MESA, Calif. (PRNewswire) March 31, 2010 – Tickets.com—a leading global provider of integrated, high-performance ticketing solutions—employed its proprietary, web-based ProVenue Ticketing Management System to handle 100-percent of the ticketing for the... Read more
“The Boston Red Sox Sign a Multi-Year Contract Extension With Tickets.com” COSTA MESA, Calif. (PRNewswire) April 29, 2009 – Tickets.com, a leading global provider of integrated ticketing solutions, announced that it has signed a multi-year contract extension with Major League Baseball’s Boston Red Sox. With the regular season underway,... Read more
“Tickets.com Selects Accertify” Chicago, Ill. (Accertify) February 17, 2009 — Accertify® www.accertify.com, a provider of leading-edge credit card fraud prevention solutions to online merchants, today announced that its Interceptas® platform has been chosen by Tickets.com, a leading provider of fully integrated event ticketing solutions and services for thousands of... Read more
Further building on its relationship with baseball ticket sales, Tickets.com and StubHub are teaming up with 3-dimentional mapping software company Ballena Technologies to offer customers enhanced seating maps for ticketing. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. The partnership will allow customers to view real-time, 3-D seating information... Read more