AEG Acquires Full Ownership of AXS Tickets

AEG Acquires Full Ownership of AXS Tickets

Courtesy of Billboard: After months of negotiation with AXS co-owners TPG Capital and Dan Gilbert‘s Rockbridge Growth Equity, AEG has acquired 100% of AXS Tickets, Billboard has learned. The deal comes as AEG looks at the competitive landscape for concerts going in to 2020, when a consent decree governing Live Nation expires and restrictions on the $15 billion […]

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 […]

Lions to drop Flash Seats ticketing, return to Ticketmaster this season

Lions to drop Flash Seats ticketing, return to Ticketmaster this season

Courtesy of Crain’s Detroit Business: The Detroit Lions will return to Ticketmaster for the 2018 season, jettisoning the Dan Gilbert-owned Flash Seats paperless digital ticketing system used at Ford Field since 2013. The team declined to comment on the switch, which was first disclosed in Feb. 8 letter from Lions President Rod Wood to season […]