Ticketmaster Defends Ticket Surge Pricing in Response to Pascrell
Ticketmaster defended its role in surging ticket prices, issuing an official statement this week in response to a letter demanding answers from Rep. Bill Pascrell (D-NJ) in the wake of the massive controversy over Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band’s 2023 tour. The Live Nation Entertainment-owned ticketing company... Read more
BIG3 Basketball League and TickPick Announce Ticketing Partnership
TickPick, the ticket marketplace that offers its customers an all-in pricing model rather than the hidden fee, drip-pricing model, is going to serve as the official ticket marketplace for the BIG3 3-on-3 basketball league’s entire 2022 season. “The BIG3 has become a staple for basketball fans everywhere,” TickPick Business... Read more
Early-stage venture capital firm Benchmark announced the appointment of Chris Tsakalakis as its newest Entrepreneur-In-Residence. Tsakalakis, who served as president of StubHub after leading eBay‘s acquisition of the company, plans to pursue new opportunities in e-commerce, marketplaces and health tech. Prior to joining Benchmark, Tsakalakis served for nearly eight... Read more