NATB to Appear at Ticket Summit; Share Details on Protecting Ticket Rights
A late addition to the already packed schedule of Ticket Summit, the National Association of Ticket Brokers announced they would be leading a discussion about the ongoing fight to protect consumer ticket rights at the event, which takes place August 15-17 at Aria Resort & Casino in Las Vegas.... Read more
Ticket Legislation and Regulation Panel a Key Focus of Ticket Summit
Rules and regulations surrounding live events and ticketing are in a state of near-constant flux, and COVID isn’t going to make things any simpler. Ticket Summit is anticipating its Tickets Regulation and Legislation panel to be one of the best-attended of the show, which is less than a week... Read more
After 18 Months on COVID Frontline, Broker/RN Bound for Ticket Summit
For many professional ticket brokers, the long pause on live events from March of 2020 due to COVID was a rare moment of utter halt to their day-to-day business. But for some, the truth was quite the opposite of that. Aaron Cowan is a Registered Nurse by day, and works... Read more
Ticket Summit Pricing Panel Designed to Help Businesses Avoid “Race to the Bottom”
How can one properly assess a ticketing market that was largely dormant for a year? And what options exist for someone looking to move inventory beyond “slash prices”? That and more are expected to be on the itinerary for Ticket Summit’s the 2PM panel on Tuesday, August 17. Led... Read more
Ticket Summit Speaker Bio: TickPick CEO Brett Goldberg
With a background in finance, Brett Goldberg has been the CEO of transparent resale marketplace TickPick since its launch in 2011. At Ticket Summit in August, Goldberg will participate in pricing panel scheduled for Tuesday afternoon, August 17. Led by David Wakeman, the pricing panel features several industry leaders... Read more
Ticket Summit Speaker Bio: NY State Senator James Skoufis
An emerging figure in the ticketing landscape, New York State Senator James Skoufis will be at Ticket Summit in August to discuss his work towards new legislation reforming the regulatory landscape around ticketing and ticket resale in the Empire State. Earlier this year, Sen. Skoufis introduced legislation that addressed... Read more
Industry Veterans Scheduled for Popular Ticket Summit “Legends” Panel
One of the most popular new additions to Ticket Summit at its last conference in 2019 was the Ticket Industry Legends panel, which featured veterans of the business with decades of experience and intelligence to share. The ability for these longtime operators to share their stories and interact with... Read more
Ticket Summit Speaker Bios: Worldwide Tickets President Scot Tobias
After more than three decades at the helm of a successful brokerage, Scot Tobias will be joining the Ticket Industry Legends Panel on Tuesday, August 17. This panel features many of the key players in the exponential growth of secondary ticketing in the internet age. President and CEO of... Read more
Ticket Summit Speaker Bios: Adam Young, Event Tickets Center CEO
CEO & Founder Adam Young launched EventTicketsCenter.com in 2005 with a $100 investment. Twelve years later, Event Tickets Center has served more than 1 million customers and today handles 9-figure annual sales revenue. He will be joining Ticket Summit on Monday, August 16 to speak on the web marketing... Read more
Ticket Summit Speaker Bios: Bobby Graham, VP Marketplace at SeatGeek
SeatGeek’s Bobby Graham is one of the industry leaders joining Ticket Summit as part of the exchange panel, which takes place on Tuesday morning, August 17. Graham is the VP of The Marketplace at SeatGeek, overseeing the majority of the popular ticketing site’s secondary business. Bobby graduated from University... Read more