“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 top arts, entertainment, and sports organizations worldwide.
“Tickets.com chose to work with Accertify because of its proven track record in fraud prevention,” said Danielle Nagao, Director of Financial Operations at Tickets.com. “They are the experts in combating online fraud in the event ticketing industry, providing a comprehensive and flexible platform that is best-in-class.”
Accertify has significantly reduced the total cost of fraud for the web’s leading ticketing merchants. Its advanced, front-end screening features help merchants identify more suspicious orders and spend less time validating legitimate orders. Its unmatched features and functionality reduce manual reviews and make the review process faster and more efficient. Merchants become less dependent on internal IT resources and gain control over their fraud prevention efforts so they can quickly modify and implement new rules, strategies and tools.
“Our success in the ticketing industry reflects the depth and breadth of our solution,” said Jeff Liesendahl, CEO of Accertify. “We’re excited about working with Tickets.com. Both of our companies share a commitment to advanced technology and exceptional customer service.”
Accertify is the first company to focus on developing fraud prevention tools and strategies from the perspective of merchants that accept ‘card not present’ transactions. That focus led to the development of Interceptas® which applies state of the art automation to every step in the merchant’s process of managing credit card fraud exposure. Accertify exemplifies a constant commitment to maintaining the best in fraud prevention strategies, and its management team combines complementary skills from fraud management, business software development, accounting and legal to assure that its customers receive the most comprehensive, cost-effective solution to credit card fraud available. Accertify is based in Schaumburg, IL.
Tickets.com is a leading provider of fully integrated event ticketing solutions and services for thousands of top arts, entertainment, and sports organizations worldwide. Delivering the latest in ticketing technology, Tickets.com offers the advanced ProVenue® ticketing platform, which serves the core of a comprehensive suite of integrated features, products, and services that help clients enhance ticket sales, marketing efforts, and overall customer experience. A privately held subsidiary of MLB Advanced Media, LP, since 2005, Tickets.com is headquartered in Costa Mesa, CA, and has regional offices across the U.S. and around the world. The company also sells tickets directly to consumers at www.tickets.com. Tickets.com’s automated ticketing solutions are used by thousands of entertainment organizations such as leading performing arts centers, professional sports organizations and various stadiums and arenas in the U.S., Canada, Europe, Australia, and Latin America.