Sports Events 365, Atletico Madrid Help Fans Receive Game-Day Perks
The international sports and music tickets provider, Sports Events 365, has expanded its existing ticket agreement with the leading club Atletico Madrid for the upcoming 2019/2020 season. As a part of the expansion, fans will be able to participate in some unique opportunities, like arriving before the match to... Read more
StubHub Appoints Dan Jones As Vice President of International
StubHub revealed that Dan Jones, the former Senior Vice President at Ancestry, will fill the role as Vice President of International. Jones will be based in Madrid and oversee EMEA, Latin America, and Asia Pacific regions. In his previous role at the genealogy website, he also served as General... Read more
Denver Venue Promises Cancellation of “Fraudulent” Tickets for Tame Impala Show
A Denver concert venue wanted to take a different approach with ticketing for an upcoming Tame Impala show, but the idea backfired. Now, it wants to cancel fans’ “fraudulent” purchases on the secondary market. Tame Impala, the psychedelic rock band fronted by Kevin Parker, is visiting the city on... Read more
RateYourSeats.com Enhances Ticket Buying Experience With 3D Viewing
When fans buy tickets to a concert or sporting event online, they typically are blindly choosing their seats, with no regard to what their view will actually look like. RateYourSeats.com, a secondary ticketing site, aims to change the norm and improve the ticket buying experience with new fan-forward 360º... Read more
NZ Organizers Cancel Valid Tickets Due to Resale
More than 700 tickets to a New Zealand Rugby match against South Africa were cancelled because they were sold through resale sites. The match is set to take place in Wellington at Westpac Stadium on July 27 and is nearly sold out. However, now many fans who bought tickets... Read more
Opinion: The Double Standard of Debenture Dealings, The Real Cause of Ticketing Fraud
By: Katy Roxburgh | UK Fans Trust Last year, Action Fraud received 4,755 reports of ticket fraud with the average victim is said to have lost around £365, this year will undoubtedly be no different. Summertime is open season for scammers, with Britain’s most sort after ticketed events crammed... Read more
Property Developer Nick Candy Invests £2 Million In Vibe Tickets
Nick Candy, a billionaire British property developer known for Candy Ventures, has invested £2 million in Vibe Tickets, acquiring a 23 percent stake in Vibe Group. Candy is funding his investment in Vibe through his private fund Candy Ventures, IQ Mag reports, making himself a minority shareholder. Luke Massie,... Read more
StubHub Reveals New Loyalty Program ‘StubHub Beyond’
The secondary ticketing site StubHub wants to give back to its most loyal customers by becoming the first secondary ticket marketplace to launch a loyalty program. Dubbed “StubHub Beyond,” the program is an auto-enrollment program for customers who have spent $10,000 or more on ticket purchases within a 12-month... Read more
StubHub Offers Up To $100 Off Concert Tickets ‘Spend and Save’ Promo
Concert junkies can save money this weekend through StubHub’s special summer promotional deal which offers customers up to $100 off their purchase on the secondary ticketing site. The “Spend and Save” promotion will allow customers to receive $25 off of a purchase of $250, $75 off of a purchase... Read more
StubHub Names Arnie Katz Chief Product & Technology Officer
StubHub has appointed three new members to its leadership team: Arnie Katz, vice president and chief product and technology officer; Miguel Giribet Giral as vice president of global eCommerce; and Stephanie Burns, vice president and general counsel. The new executive talent brings decades of combined business and eCommerce experience,... Read more