Learfield IMG Hires Former Ticketmaster Executive
The content and commerce solutions provider in collegiate athletics, Learfield IMG College, announced former Ticketmater exec Cole Gahagan as the new President of Content for Multimedia Sales & Enterprise Solutions. Currently, Gahagan is the Chief Commercial Officer for Fanatics, Inc., and previously, he worked as the Chief Revenue Officer... Read more
Primary Lobbyists Give Confusing Testimony to Nevada Legislature
In public testimony given before the Nevada Assembly Committee on Judiciary on May 6, primary industry lobbyists gave testimony regarding Senate Bill 131, which features a number of provisions designed to strip consumers of rights related to the resale of tickets. While there is a great deal of content... Read more
Reports: Learfield, IMG College Close to Merger
Sports Business Daily is reporting that Learfield and IMG College have agreed to a merger that will combine the two giants in college sports, with a finalized signing and official announcement in the coming days after final details are worked out. The report, written by Michael Smith and John... Read more
Paciolan Acquires TicketsWest; WestCoast Entertainment
Paciolan has acquired the assets of TicketsWest and WestCoast Entertainment from Red Lion Hotels Corporation, according to a release issued by the company on Wednesday. Both businesses, based in the Pacific Northwest, will continue to operate under their current names and logos, under the umbrella of Paciolan – the... Read more