Golden State Warriors create own ‘StubHub for luxury boxes’

Golden State Warriors create own ‘StubHub for luxury boxes’

Suite Exchange platform allows holders to sell on premium seats. Courtesy of SportsPro: The National Basketball Association’s (NBA) Golden State Warriors have created the league’s first exchange platform for luxury suites at their new Chase Center home. The ‘Suite Exchange’ is similar to secondary market platforms such as StubHub or SeatGeek where season ticket holders […]

EBay May Sell or Spin Off StubHub Ticketing Unit at Urging of Activist Investors

EBay May Sell or Spin Off StubHub Ticketing Unit at Urging of Activist Investors

Courtesy of Variety Magazine: Responding to pressure from activist investors, eBay announced that it has initiated a strategic review of its assets — which may include the sale or spinoff of its StubHubticket-resale unit. The ecommerce company also said it is evaluating options for the eBay Classifieds Group. EBay announced the review after activist hedge fund Elliott Management, […]

STUBHUB: THE OFFICIAL FAN TO FAN TICKET MARKETPLACE OF TEXAS A&M ATHLETICS

STUBHUB: THE OFFICIAL FAN TO FAN TICKET MARKETPLACE OF TEXAS A&M ATHLETICS

Courtesy of 12thMan.com: The 12th Man Foundation and Texas A&M Athletics are proud to announce StubHub as the new ‘Official Fan to Fan Ticket Marketplace’ of Aggie Athletics. This exciting partnership with StubHub offers Aggie fans freedom in pricing and listing options as well as allows ticket holders to reach more buyers than ever before. […]

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 […]

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 […]

Alamodome suite prices for the Final Four reach $50,000

Alamodome suite prices for the Final Four reach $50,000

Courtesy of SF Gate: If you have $55,250 to spare, there are still a few suites available for this weekend’s NCAA Final Four tournament at the Alamodome. Less than a week before the annual college basketball tournament hits San Antonio ticket prices continue to climb. According to the NCAA ticket vendor, PrimeSport, the cheapest tickets available […]