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 […]

Lauryn Hill Sets Tour for 20th Anniversary of ‘Miseducation’

Lauryn Hill Sets Tour for 20th Anniversary of ‘Miseducation’

Courtesy of EBONY: Live Nation has announced that Lauryn Hill will celebrate the 20th anniversary of her monumental debut album The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill with a tour across North America. According to Pitchfork, the 42-year-old will perform the album live and in its entirety. The Miseducation was released in 1998 after Ms. Hill left The Fugees. The album sold […]

New England Patriots team up with Ticketmaster to bring fans more ticketing options than ever in 2018 season

New England Patriots team up with Ticketmaster to bring fans more ticketing options than ever in 2018 season

Courtesy of Patriots.com: Ticketmaster, the global market leader in ticketing, has broadened its partnership with the New England Patriots to serve as the official ticketing marketplace for Patriots tickets at Gillette Stadium. This partnership marks the first time the New England Patriots will allow fans to purchase and sell Patriots tickets on Patriots.com/tickets. The renewal also […]

StubHub will join Flash Seats as an official Cavs ticket marketplace in 2018-19

StubHub will join Flash Seats as an official Cavs ticket marketplace in 2018-19

Courtesy of Crain’s Cleveland Business: Flash Seats, the digital ticketing system that has been used by the Cleveland Cavaliers since Dan Gilbert launched the company in 2006, will have some company when it comes to events at Quicken Loans Arena later this year. The Cavs announced on Thursday, April 12, that StubHub, the world’s largest ticket […]