Ticket Summit 2008, the secondary ticket market’s largest industry conference, is offering event sponsorship opportunities for businesses looking to market their products and services to the influential ticket industry executives in attendance. The conference and trade show is scheduled for July 23-25 at the Venetian Resort Hotel Casino in... Read more
Fanprice.com, a new website where buyers and sellers set asking prices and bids for tickets, is hoping that it fresh new approach will help fans better navigate the often choppy waters of the secondary ticket market. The idea behind the business is simple. Say a buyer only wants to... Read more
Fresh on the guest list, Ticket Summit is proud to announce the arrival of team and venue managers from the: Detroit Pistons Houston Rockets Indiana Pacers Minnesota Twins San Diego Padres Washington Nationals American Airlines Center Las Vegas Motor Speedway Lowe’s Motor Speedway Philips Arena, and Texas Motor Speedway... Read more
Today’s ticketing industry is a high-speed internet juggernaut designed for maximum efficiency of transaction and problem resolution. Yet, the new informational revolution is in the global payment service industry, where exciting possibilities are being realized almost daily by pioneering e-commerce companies. Of these, the GlobalCollect online payment platform is... Read more
The Better Ticketing Association is running an exclusive promotion until Dec. 31 where annual membership dues will be waived for registered attendees of Ticket Summit 2008, scheduled for July 23-25 at the Venetian Resort Hotel Casino in Las Vegas. Annual membership dues for the association are regularly $149, which... Read more
Ticket Summit 2008, the leading industry convention for ticket brokers, will be held in Las Vegas July 23-25 at The Venetian Resort Hotel Casino, marking the third consecutive year the event will take place at the palatial facility. The summit is presented by TicketNetwork, the parent company of TicketNews.... Read more
About 600 secondary ticket brokers and industry service providers made new contacts and discussed the state of the marketplace during TicketSummit 2007 in Las Vegas this week, where they also discovered what new challenge industry heavyweight Fred Rosen has undertaken. Rosen, former CEO of Ticketmaster from 1982 to 1998,... Read more
Venue ticketing solution specialists AudienceView Wednesday announced that Fred Rosen is the company’s new Chairman. Rosen, former CEO of Ticketmaster from 1982 to 1998, is considered one of the true innovators of the ticketing industry. The five-year-old AudienceView provides white label ticketing solutions to more than 80 clients and... Read more
Fred Rosen, former CEO of Ticketmaster and new Chairman of AudienceView, Wednesday told 600 ticket brokers, agents and other industry insiders that no one entity would ever totally control the secondary market, and that everyone benefits as the ticketing business continues to become more legitimate. Rosen was delievering his... Read more
The concept is almost too easy, but it took some Massachusetts Institute of Technology grads to think it up. Super Bowl tickets will cost the average fan several hundred – actually more like several thousand – dollars, but what if that fan could lock in a price of, say,... Read more