Web-based ticketing firm ShowClix has named ticketing and venue management veteran Pat Lucas as director of sales. He will be based in Pittsburgh and report to ShowClix co-founder/president Lynsie Campbell.
Most recently, Lucas served as the director of operations and ticketing for PromoWest North Shore at Stage AE, a 5,500-capacity indoor/outdoor venue in Pittsburgh. For 16 years, he served as the GM of Ticketmaster's Pittsburgh office. Additionally, Lucas was the GM of the 5,300-capacity Mud Island Amphitheatre in Memphis, Tenn.
"We're very excited to have someone with such extensive experience joining our management team in this role," ShowClix CEO Joshua Dziabiak said in a statement. "Pat's passion for live entertainment, along with his experience in ticketing, venue operations, and management, should prove to be a great asset in leading our growing sales force."
Lucas adds, "I'm thrilled to have joined ShowClix. The company's ticketing solution provides all of the features and functionality, as well as the ease-of-use, needed by today's venue managers and event organizers. The team is enthusiastic and very committed to helping their clients promote and sell out their events. ShowClix has a bright future and I'm excited to be a part of a company that's experiencing such tremendous growth."