Jaguars announce stadium-wide mobile ticketing for 2018 season

Jaguars announce stadium-wide mobile ticketing for 2018 season

Courtesy of News4JAX: The Jacksonville Jaguars today announced that beginning with the upcoming 2018 season, all tickets to Jaguars home games at TIAA Bank Field will be delivered via mobile device. “The benefits of mobile ticketing to our fans cannot be overstated,” said Chad Johnson, Jaguars chief content officer and senior vice president of sales […]

Can Copying Uber Save MoviePass?

Can Copying Uber Save MoviePass?

Courtesy of Vanity Fair: In another bid to stave off potential collapse, MoviePass has announced that it will incorporate surge pricing into its service. Here’s how it works: before subscribers can watch certain titles at certain times and on certain highly trafficked days, they will now be asked to pay an additional $2 to $6 […]

Want physical Seahawks tickets? Soon, you’re going to have to pay for that

Want physical Seahawks tickets? Soon, you’re going to have to pay for that

Courtesy of The Seattle Times: The Seahawks are joining the mobile-ticketing trend, following in the footsteps of several other NFL teams. They say going paperless is the wave of the future for all major spectator events. But it has left some fans irritated. Count the Seahawks among NFL teams transitioning to mobile tickets. The team […]

Champions League final: Liverpool v Real Madrid resale ticket prices ‘ridiculous’

Champions League final: Liverpool v Real Madrid resale ticket prices ‘ridiculous’

Courtesy of BBC Sport: Fans seeking tickets for Liverpool’s Champions League final against Real Madrid in Ukraine are being asked to pay “ridiculous” prices online. Some are on sale for more than 20 times face value, with one ticket on a resale website priced at more than £14,000. Liverpool sold out their allocation of 16,626 […]

Startup Plans To Take On Ticketmaster With Facial Recognition

Startup Plans To Take On Ticketmaster With Facial Recognition

Courtesy of PYMNTS.com: A new startup is looking to use facial recognition to disrupt the ticketing business and take on Ticketmaster. According to The Wall Street Journal, Rival has raised $33 million from investors, including Silicon Valley venture-capital firm Andreessen Horowitz and Upfront Ventures. Teams from every major sports league in the U.S. and the English Premier League have […]

As MLB evolves, an inside look at how Scott Boras – baseball’s super agent – remains at top of the game

As MLB evolves, an inside look at how Scott Boras – baseball’s super agent – remains at top of the game

Courtesy of the NY Daily News: The black Range Rover with the Ferrari red interior is zipping north on the California freeways toward Angel Stadium in Anaheim, roughly a 45-minute long drive depending upon the traffic situation at any one juncture. Scott Boras is behind the wheel, sporting a dark Boras Corp. pullover, white button-down […]

Ticketmaster Announces Extended Chiefs and Arrowhead Events Partnership

Ticketmaster Announces Extended Chiefs and Arrowhead Events Partnership

Courtesy of Chiefs.com: Ticketing technology focused on improving the way fans experience live events On Friday, Ticketmaster announced a five-year extension with the Kansas City Chiefs to continue to provide fans with the most innovative and reliable ticketing experience in the industry. Since 1989, the Chiefs have partnered with the market leader in live event ticketing, Ticketmaster, to provide the safest and most […]