RedBall Sets June 1 Meeting to Approve SeatGeek Merger
RedBall Acquisition Corp (NYSE: RBAC) has scheduled a meeting of shareholders to approve the proposed business combination with SeatGeek on June 1. The meeting will be held virtually at 9:30 a.m. Should it be approved by the shareholders, the combination will see the combined company renamed to SeatGeek, Inc.... Read more
LinkedIn, WNBA Executives Anchor SeatGeek’s Post-Merger Board
With SeatGeek’s planned merger with RedBall Acquisition Corp (NYSE: RBAC) expected to close this quarter, the company announced its post-merger Board of Directors. Included in the company’s leadership group are co-founders Russell D’Souza and CEO Jack Groetzinger, as well as executives with experience from companies including Linked-In, Kayak.com, and... Read more
SeatGeek Reports Record Revenue; RedBall SPAC Merger Closing in Q2
SeatGeek announced record revenues for Q4 of 2021, showing $82.5 million in net revenue on the quarter – more than 17 times the comparable figure from Q4 2020 and up more than 30 percent from the $56.8 million reported in Q3 2021. For the full year, the company reported... Read more
SeatGeek, RedBall Announce Merger, Bringing Ticketing Company Public
Another ticketing company is going public, as SeatGeek and RedBall Acquisition Corp confirmed rumors that they were working on a deal, announcing plans to merge. The deal values SeatGeek at approximately $1.35 billion, and is expected to close in the first quarter of 2022. The story was leaked last... Read more