January 3, 2008 Alfred Branch Jr.
TicketNetwork.com and NYDailyNews.com are teaming up to offer deals to fans seeking tickets to New York sports, concert and theater events. TicketNetwork, a leading source for comprehensive ticket inventory, will power the premiere ticket offerings on the New York Daily News website. TicketNetwork Direct provides NYDailyNews.com with robust technology for a seamless way to sell tickets directly to consumers via its highly visited Web site.
“New York is one of the entertainment capitals of the world,” John Beck, Director of Online Advertising Sales and Business Development at the Daily News, said in a statement. “As New York’s #1 newspaper, we are anticipating great success with TicketNetwork.com, the leading provider of online tickets. The new partnership will provide New Yorkers and visitors with easy access to tickets for Broadway shows, sporting events and concerts. This is just one of many exciting new developments at NYDailyNews.com.”
NYDailyNews.com is a popular destination for New Yorkers and the city’s many visitors. Users can purchase tickets to regular season and playoff games, which are offered alongside feature stories on the New York sports franchises, including the Yankees, Mets, Knicks, Nets and Rangers. Theater tickets for sold out Broadway shows and concerts in New York are also available for purchase on NYDailyNews.com. TicketNetwork is the parent company of TicketNews.
“We are pleased to serve as a ticket resource to NYDailyNews.com, a Web site that logs 36 million page views monthly,” Don Vaccaro, CEO of TicketNetwork.com, said in a statement. “In addition to offering quality news and entertainment content, site visitors will be further engaged with the option of purchasing hard-to-come-by tickets to the season’s most popular venues and sporting events in the New York area.”