Groupon has expanded its live events portfolio by extending its partnership with Tickets.com, bringing more concerts, sports, arts and theatre tickets to its marketplace. Under the terms of the... Tags: Groupon, Live Events, MLB, North America, Tickets.com
Live event tech firm Patron Technology has acquired experiential marketing technology company Thuzi as the firm continues to expand its ticketing and engagement offering. Thuzi’s cloud-based plat... Tags: Cloud, Consumer Engagement, Live Events, Marketing, Patron technology, Social Media, Technology, Thuzi
Indian ticketing firm BookMyShow has appointed Albert Almeida as its new chief operating officer of non-movies to help boost access to events and identify untapped markets. Almeida will take the le... Tags: Albert Almeida, Ashish Hemrajani, BookMyShow, Live Events, movie ticketing
Patron Technology has acquired live event mobile and web technologies firm Greencopper. Greencopper provides engaging technology solutions to music festivals, including mobile apps, web and social ... Tags: Greencopper, Live Events, Mobile App, Music Festivals, Patron technology, Social Media, Technology
Higher ticket prices for events in Germany have seen industry sales jump 31 per cent to €5bn ($6.2bn/£4.42bn), according to a study of the country’s live entertainment market. The total number... Tags: BDV, CTS Eventim, Germany, GfK, High Prices, Jens Michow, Live Entertainment, Live Events
Gary Delaney has scooped the UK’s Hardest Working Comedian award following a poll by live events guide and ticketing platform, Ents24.
The chart celebrates the performers who deliver the highest nu... Tags: Comedy, Ents24, Listings, Live Events, Tour
Greg O’Gorman, director of ancillary services for Irish airline Ryanair, has described its recently-launched Ryanair Tickets service as a “natural fit” with travel, according to Pollstar.
The ... Tags: Coras, Europe, Ireland, Live Events, Music, Ryanair, Ryanair Tickets, Sporting Events, Theatre, Travel
Ben Wallace, the UK Security Minister, said that in light of the Manchester and Las Vegas incidents, the live music industry is at the “vanguard” of counter terrorism. Speaking at the Event Saf... Tags: Ben Wallace, Counter Terrorism, Event Safety and Security Summit, Las Vegas, Live Events, Live Music Industry, Manchester Arena, Security, Security Minister, terrorism, Wembley Stadium
A survey by Eventbrite has found that New Zealanders are more engaged with live events than any other nation, especially those with a social cause connected to them. From music concerts and beer fe... Tags: Beer Festivals, Concerts, Eventbrite, Experiences, Fan Experience, Live Events, Millenials, New Zealand, Social Cause, Social Media
Australia’s live performance sector generated 18.8 million ticket sales during 2016, up slightly on the previous year. According to figures released by the Live Performance Australia (LPA) trade ... Tags: Australia, Data, Live Events, Live Performance Australia