Ticket Club Reveals Mobile App, Discounted Membership
Ticket Club, an online event ticketing marketplace that offers zero service fees to members, has just launched a mobile app. As a promotion for their new product, they are offering users more than 50% off the first year of membership to try it out. Rather than the industry standard... Read more
CFP Game Enforces Mobile-Only Ticketing to Fans’ Dismay
Monday’s College Football Playoff between Georgia and Alabama will mark the first ever major championship sporting event in the United States where most fans will be forced to use mobile tickets to get into the game, and some are already unhappy with the process. Ticketmaster – the official partner... Read more
Colorado’s Red Rocks Makes Push Towards Digital-Only Ticketing
Denver Arts and Venues, which owns and operates the hugely popular Red Rocks Amphitheatre in Denver, Colorado, announced Wednesday their plans to implement a new ticketing system for the concert season of 2018 that includes enforcing mobile-only tickets for the venue’s first four rows. Those rows of the iconic... Read more
After a Decade, Will Eventbrite Ever Exit “Startup” Mode?
How many years have to pass before an up-and-coming startup becomes simply a struggling business? Founded in 2006, Eventbrite burst onto the ticketing scene as a self-service technology platform for events that allowed organizers to create pages, share them across their various social networks, and sell tickets to the... Read more
Social Marketplace Vibe Tickets Raised £1.7m to Date
London, UK – October 16, 2017- Transparent social marketplace Vibe Tickets has raised a further £750k of follow-on funding, meaning total investment to date for the pre-revenue business stands at £1.7m. Since 2013, founder and managing director Luke Massie, now 24, has raised over £1.7m through a combination of... Read more
Twickets Offically Launches in the US
Brooklyn, New York – October 11, 2017- Do you remember what it was like to buy a face value ticket for your favorite show or event? Fans who use Twickets do. Europe’s leading face value resale ticketing platform, Twickets, officially launches in the U.S. today via www.twickets.live, enabling genuine... Read more
Social App Vibe Tickets Recruits Three Industry Specialists to Growing Team
London, UK – October 4, 2017- Transparent social marketplace app, Vibe Tickets has boosted its London-based team with three new appointments from within the industry. Following the recent opening of its first London office and the announcement of the company’s £1.7m investment to date, Vibe has now appointed two... Read more
Vibe Tickets Appoints New Content Specialist, Expands to London
London, UK, (August 15, 2017)– Transparent social marketplace app, Vibe Tickets, has appointed Chris Cummins as head of content strategy as it opens its new office in London. Chris joins Vibe Tickets armed with experience from his time at ticketing giant Ticketmaster, where he built and launched its lifestyle blog.... Read more
Ticketmaster Unveils “Presence” Audio Entry
A new paperless ticketing system is on the way from Ticketmaster, which unveiled the app-based “Presence” experience for the media this week. According to numerous media reports, the system works by using individual mobile phones to broadcast ticket data to receivers at the entry point. So instead of having... Read more