Online ticket brokering

  1. Ticketmaster Puts Resale, Unsold Tickets in One Spot

    September 06, 2013 7:23 PM EDT Fans of popular artists or sports teams are painfully aware how difficult it is to find good seats to live events at affordable prices. With a new ticket resale system, Ticketmaster is trying to show you what seats are available in one place -- ...

  2. 40 Under 40: Nathan Hubbard

    August 02, 2012 4:21 PM EDT Nathan Hubbard CEO, Ticketmaster Website: Ticketmaster.com Twitter: @NathanCHubbard Spinning The Turnstiles Nathan Hubbard, 37, leads the world's largest ticketing company, simultaneously setting about improving customer service and the analy ...

  3. Could Zaarly, A New Mobile Sales Platform, Help Fight Ticket Scalping?

    April 29, 2011 3:22 PM EDT At the close of a less-contentious-than-expected panel on indies and Ticketmaster at SXSW, all the parties agreed on one thing: scalping is still a huge problem. Setting aside the ethical questions of jacking ticket prices as high as they'll ...

  4. StubHub Chief Touts Secondary Market On Huffington Post

    July 13, 2010 12:00 AM EDT One of the summer’s quietest developments has been New York State’s move to force ticket sellers to offer paper tickets. The lawmakers’ intent was to preserve an open secondary market. In doing so, they gave a thumbs down to any ticketing company’ ...

  5. U.K. Gov't Urges Industry To Tackle Touts

    April 21, 2008 12:00 AM EDT The British government will not enforce strict new rules to regulate the secondary ticketing sector, but instead has called upon the live music industry to collectively clean its own act up. In its response to a Parliamentary select committee repo ...

  6. Ticketmaster Buys U.K. Online Ticket Reseller

    January 29, 2008 12:00 AM EST On the heels of their move to acquire U.S. ticket reseller TicketsNow for $265 million (Billboard.biz, Jan. 15), Ticketmaster has now acquired GET ME IN! (www.getmein.com), an independent web-based marketplace for music, sport, theatre and other l ...

  7. U.K. Brighton Venue Embraces TicketExchange

    March 08, 2007 12:00 AM EST The Brighton Centre, in south east England, has become the first U.K. venue to adopt Ticketmaster's TicketExchange service. The exchange facility, first launched in October 2002 in the United States, will allow customers to resell tickets for ...

  8. New U.K. Gov't Strategy To Rout Touts

    April 27, 2006 12:00 AM EDT The British government has set out a new strategy to restrict rogue ticket sale practices. Speaking at a summit Wednesday (April 26) on the black market trade for entertainment tickets, Secretary of S The British government has set out a new strat ...

  9. New U.K. Gov't Strategy To Rout Touts

    April 27, 2006 12:00 AM EDT The British government has set out a new strategy to restrict rogue ticket sale practices. Speaking at a summit Wednesday (April 26) on the black market trade for entertainment tickets, Secretary of S The British government has set out a new strat ...