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
TickPick Furthers Growth By Acquiring Ticketing Search Aggregator Rukkus
TickPick Gains Access to Rukkus’ Most Advanced Seat-View Functionality with High-Def Images offering 360-degree Views of Sporting and Entertainment Venues TickPick, the no-fee ticket marketplace that is transforming the industry, announced today that it has acquired a significant portion of the assets of Rukkus, an advanced ticket inventory aggregator.... Read more
TickPick Acquires Razorgator, Re-Launches Brand as Private Label
Razorgator will live again, as the secondary ticket marketplace has been purchased and brought back to life by the owners of TickPick, who purchased the defunct operation for an undisclosed sum. The marketplace will retain its current website and name, only plugged into TickPick’s operation and inventory. “It’s exciting... Read more
Firefly Music Festival Ditches StubHub For TickPick
Firefly Music Festival, set to take place in Dover, Delaware this summer, parted ways with StubHub and announced TickPick as its third-party ticket vendor and official resale partner. The festival, which will run June 14-17, will feature a TickPick “Will Call” booth, offering an allotment of face-value passes for... Read more
Ticket Summit Exhibitor Profile: TickPick
TickPick is an innovative ticket marketplace that allows users to buy, bid for, and sell tickets. With interactive maps and the ability to sort through tickets by seat quality, best deal, or price, customers are easily able to select the best tickets for the best prices. Customers also have... Read more