PRESS RELEASE: “Ticket Industry Momentum Continues for Ticket Summit in January 2010”
Vernon, CT (TicketNetwork) August 18, 2009 – TicketNetwork, the leading source for the ticket industry’s most comprehensive inventory, today announced that it has scheduled its winter Ticket Summit conference and tradeshow January 13-15 at The Waldorf=Astoria hotel in New York City. Ticket Summit is the world’s premier and largest gathering of professionals in the ticketing and entertainment industry across the primary and secondary market.
The conference will feature presentations from Chuck La Vallee, director of music relations at StubHub, in addition to strategic insight that will be provided by numerous other key industry thought leaders. Repeat sponsors of the event include Billboard, Audience Magazine, Blue Man Group, and Celebrity Access. With the event only a few months away, opportunities to reach the fast growing ticket industry community abound at Ticket Summit. The Ticket Summit summer conference in Las Vegas, NV attracted well over five hundred attendees, and a solid representation of ticket industry experts.
“The upcoming Ticket Summit conference in January promises be as engaging and exciting as our previous events,” said Dr. Molly A. Martinez, Executive Director, Ticket Summit. “We aim to focus on topics that buck the current trends in the ticketing sector by providing ticketing and entertainment professionals with the networking opportunities and business tools that will translate into additional revenue for their enterprises,” added Martinez.
About Ticket Summit
Ticket Summit is the world’s leading conference and trade show in the ticketing industry. This event attracts hundreds of global business leaders, entrepreneurs, and entertainment experts in the ticket community. Past attendees and sponsors include: Billboard, eBay, Forbes, Google, Live Nation, NBA, NFL, NHL, StubHub, and Ticketmaster, among others. Ticket Summit was founded in 2006 by host company TicketNetwork, Inc. Ticket Summit 2010 is scheduled to take place at The Waldorf=Astoria in New York, NY, January 13-15. For information on Ticket Summit, visit: www.TicketSummit.org
TicketNetwork is the leading source for event tickets and innovative technology solutions for both ticket buyers and sellers. With a comprehensive selection of more than $1B in real-time ticket inventory, TicketNetwork provides sought-after tickets to concert, sporting, and theater events worldwide. TicketNetwork’s signature Point-of-Sale™ software powers real-time ticketing transactions for both B2B and B2C, making it the leading innovative software platform in the secondary ticketing industry. The company’s signature retail website, www.Ticketnetwork.com, adheres to Payment Card Industry (PCI) and Payment Application (PA) Data Security Standards, and is EVSSL-certifies , making it the leading secure site for tickets in the secondary market. TicketNetwork, Inc. subsidiaries include: Ticket Software, LLC, TicketLiquidator.com, TicketNetwork Direct, TicketNews and Ticket Summit. TicketNetwork was founded in 2002 and is headquartered in Vernon, Connecticut.
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Molly A. Martinez, Ph.D.