TicketCity Teams Up as Official Secondary Ticket Provider of the Pac-10 Conference
AUSTIN, Texas (March 24, 2011) - TicketCity, a leader in the secondary ticket industry
for over 20 years, is proud to announce a new sponsorship with the Pac-10 Conference. Beginning with the 2011 basketball season, TicketCity is now the Official Secondary Ticket Provider of the Pac-10 Conference, offering fans a reputable marketplace to buy and
sell tickets for all Pac-10 sporting and championship events.
The partnership continues through conference expansion as the Pac-10 becomes the Pac-12 with the addition of Colorado and Utah for the 2011-2012 college football season.
“This is our first partnership with a college conference, and we are honored that the Pac-10 is our first,” says Rafael Rivas, Chief Strategy Officer for TicketCity. “The universities that are part of the Pac-10, and soon to be Pac-12, are among the best in the nation both athletically and scholastically. We are happy to offer these fans the opportunity to attend conference events and proud to be part of the passion and winning tradition held by the Conference of Champions.”
“We are proud to be partnering with such an established and trusted source in the secondary ticket marketplace,” says Mitch Huberman, Senior Vice President at Pac-10 Properties, which oversees Pac-10 corporate partnerships. “We look forward to working together on ways we can continue to enhance our Pac-10 fan experience.”
Conference fans will experience the TicketCity difference with national attention through presence at conference tournaments, inclusion in broadcast programming, and integration on www.pac-10.org. TicketCity also sponsors the “Best Seat in the House” promotion, where lucky fans win seat upgrades for exclusive reserved seating.
TicketCity’s additional partnerships include numerous football bowl and championship games, as well as college athletic sponsorships, including Pac-10 conference members Washington State University Athletics and CAL Athletics. Following the inaugural TicketCity Bowl on Jan. 1, 2011 at the Cotton Bowl stadium, and the launch of a national advertising campaign, the addition of the Pac-10 Conference to TicketCity’s list of partners ensures the continued success of TicketCity as a leader in the secondary ticket industry.
TicketCity offers a marketplace backed by personalized customer service to buy and sell tickets for all sports, concerts, and theatre events. TicketCity specializes in tickets for all college sports and championship events, including the Pac-10 Conference, and all rounds of the national basketball tournament. Founded in 1990, TicketCity is a trusted source for secondary market tickets to events around the world. TicketCity partners include NBC Sports, Sports Illustrated, and Scout.com.
Kelley Rochna, Marketing Manager