TickPick Hires MLB Vet as VP of Data and Analytics
TickPick has announced that it has hired Matt Horton as vice president of data and analytics, bringing in the longtime Major League Baseball staffer to its New York-based ticket resale marketplace. Prior to this move, Horton spent over 14 years with the league’s central office, most recently serving as... Read more
TickPick Partners with Danny Wimmer Presents on Fall 2021 Festivals
TickPick has announced a partnership with concert promoter Danny Wimmer Presents, elevating the all-in pricing model ticket resale marketplace to an official sponsor of four fall 2021 music festivals. The festivals are the InkCarceration Music & Tattoo Festival, Louder Than Life Festival, Aftershock Festival, and Rockville Festival, which take... 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: Joe Cassitto of TickPick
TickPick has been one of the early adopters of an all-in pricing model, and Joe Cassitto, VP Inventory & Seller Operations, will represent the company at Ticket Summit. Cassitto is one of the marketplace representatives who will speak on the marketplace panel at Summit, which is on track to... Read more
TickPick Appoints First Chief Marketing Officer
TickPick has appointed its first-ever chief marketing officer in the company’s nine-year history. Industry veteran Jim Halliday steps into the role after years of leading various retail brands in their marketing operations. He joins the no-fee ticketing site after serving as CMO at subscription food service provider Plated. Previously,... Read more
TickPick Announces Appointment of Michele Rusnak as CFO
Secondary event ticket marketplace, TickPick, announced late last week that it has hired Michele Rusnak as its chief financial officer. Rusnak will oversee TickPick’s business and administrative operations and lead efforts to bolster the infrastructure of the company. Additionally, she will use her diverse experience in rapidly growing technology... Read more
Exposed Database Reveals Fraud Scheme Targeting Ticket Vendors
An unsecured database exposed an alleged scheme that involved scammers using event ticket vendors to rip fans off and stick the vendors with the loss, according to reporting from CNET. Groupon, Ticketmaster and TickPick were all targeted in the scheme, which CNET described as such: The fraudsters create accounts... Read more
TickPick Announces $40 Million in Outside Investment
TickPick, a New York based secondary ticketing market with a core brand focusing on “no fee” ticketing, has announced a $40 million investment from PWP Growth Equity. The investment, the first since the company’s founding in 2011, will “power upcoming marketing and business development initiatives,” according to a... Read more
TickPick Partners With U.S. Festivals WE Fest, Riot Fest
Secondary ticketing site TickPick has partnered with Detroit Lakes’ WE Fest and Chicago’s Riot Fest, allowing festivalgoers to find face-value tickets without fees. TickPick, which formed in 2011, first entered the music industry world when it took over secondary ticketing for Firefly Festival, formerly held by StubHub. The company... Read more