USMTG Welcomes Broker Genius CEO, Founder To Organization
Building on its successful recruiting drive at Ticket Summit 2018, the US Minority Ticketing Group (USMTG) welcomes Broker Genius and its CEO and Founder Sam Sherman as the newest member to the organization. After he began selling tickets in 2012, Sherman envisioned a dynamic pricing technology that could automate a broker’s strategy. Broker... Read more
USMTG Welcomes All Shows Ticket Service Founder To Team
The US Minority Ticket Group (USMTG) is proud to welcome Jason Berger, a new member to the organization. Berger is the founder of All Shows Ticket Service, a nationally recognized leader in ticket resale with multiple offices in the Northeast. Berger is a founding member of the National Association of... Read more
Texas Congressman Calls for Google’s Certification to be “Fair and Impartial”
Signals Bipartisan Support for the FTC Monitoring of Google’s Certification Process The US Minority Ticker Group (USMTG) has added Republican Congressman John Ratcliffe of Texas to a growing list of legislators calling on the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) to monitor Google’s introduction of their certification process for ticket resellers.... Read more
USMTG Welcomes New York ‘Super Lawyer’ Larry Hutcher To Counsel
The US Minority Ticketing Group (USMTG) recently announced the addition of New York based attorney Larry Hutcher as the organization’s pro bono general counsel. Mr. Hutcher is a Co-Founder and Co-Managing Partner of the law firm DHC where he has spent his entire legal career. Throughout this career, he... Read more
CT Delegation Requests FTC To Monitor Google’s Rules for Ticket Resellers
At the request of the US Minority Ticketing Group (USMTG), four members of the Connecticut congressional delegation, two senators and two representatives, wrote to the Federal Trade Commission requesting that the commission monitor Google’s implementation of its new registration and certification of ticket resellers advertising through AdWords. Senators Richard... Read more
NATB, USMTG Join to Support Growth of Minority-Owned Ticket Businesses
Washington – The National Association of Ticket Brokers (NATB) and the U.S. Minority Ticketing Group (USMTG) today announced a formal affiliation between the organizations where NATB will provide support and other resources to USMTG and its members. This relationship aims specifically on issues of common interest, including advocacy, developing... Read more
USMTG Looks to Expand Footprint, Charity Work in 2017
(Photo: Former Nevada State Rep. Wendell Williams presents Allen Shelton, Jr. with the USMTG’s scholarship in Las Vegas, joined by his family) It’s well established that any industry conference is a chance to rub elbows, learn a few things, and maybe generate a little new business. That was one... Read more
Ticket Summit Sponsor Profile: US Minority Ticketing Group
The US Minority Ticketing Group (USMTG) is a non-profit business league formed by a group of minority ticketing and entertainment event business owners to create a diverse and inclusive national alliance of event professionals. This group includes, but is not limited to, ticket brokers, managers, promoters, artists, lawyers, and... Read more