North Carolina Football Club announces partnership with IQONIQ
The North Carolina Football Club has announced a multi-year partnership with new fan engagement platform, IQONIQ. The IQONIQ logo will be featured on the sleeve of the 2020 NC Courage kit during the NWSL Challenge Cup in Utah.
SoFi Stadium on course to be the undisputed leader in LED Video Display
They say the stars shine brighter in Hollywood and thanks to Samsung Display technology, Hollywood Park – Los Angeles’ Newest Sports & Entertainment District, soon to be home to the Los Angeles Chargers and Rams – will be the brightest of them all.
THE BIG INTERVIEW: George Vaughan, Head of Technology, Ascot
In this latest in-depth industry interview, we hear insights from George Vaughan, Head of Technology for Ascot Racecourse, who discusses the unique challenges of the current climate, how they’re utilising technology with concepts like their “Golden Ticket” loyalty program, which sees NFC technology being used in a whole new way, and where the sector is headed post pandemic.
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Seat Unique is a trusted online marketplace where fans can buy official hospitality packages and VIP tickets to live sports, music and cultural events.
We work with clubs, venues and rightsholders directly, to help fans access hospitality experiences anytime and anywhere, through our 24/7 online service.
We’re proud to be working with some of the biggest sports clubs and venues in the world. By using our innovative software, our partners can exclusively exhibit premium hospitality packages and VIP tickets through our website. This enables us to create a safe and secure online space in which customers are guaranteed access to the best packages at the best possible price.
Our software allows clubs and venues to sell hospitality tickets to fans safely and securely, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. By powering online hospitality sales in this way, we’re helping clubs and venues maximise their sales channels and increase sales conversions more effectively and efficiently.
If you are an official rightsholder, artist, promoter or venue, and would like to discuss joining our community, we would love to hear from you.
Full company name: RMS EVENTS LTD T/A Seat Unique
Contact name: Matt Judge, Head of Commercial
Address: 83 Lavender Hill, Clapham, London, SW11 5QL
Tel: +44 208 706 0164
STATEMENT BY COMPANY PRINCIPAL/MISSION STATEMENT:
At Seat Unique, it’s our mission to bring fans closer to unforgettable live experiences by making VIP treatment accessible to all. That’s why we’ve built a secure, user-friendly online marketplace where hospitality tickets and premium packages come directly from clubs and venues.
It’s also our aim to help clubs and venues increase their sales channels. Our innovative software empowers our partners by turning on their sales channels 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
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Re-inventing bar and table service after lockdown
As the UK emerges from coronavirus lockdown, venues are beginning to announce or plan for reopening. The biggest challenge is how to maintain social distancing and safety for customers and staff, while still delivering a great experience.
Cooperation between Sports Venue Business and STADIAWORLD revealed
STADIAWORLD is entering into a strategic cooperation with the Sports Venue Business (SVB) portal based in the Republic of Ireland, with a global readership. The international yearbook SPORTS VENUES 2020/21 will be published in August.
LaLiga’s international audience rises by almost 50% after restart
LaLiga Santander increased its international viewing figures by more than 48% on the first matchday (Matchday 28) following the restart of the league on June 11 compared to the average for the first 27 matchdays prior to the forced suspension of the Spanish league due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Full steam ahead for Optus Stadium with full crowds expected in July
Optus Stadium is ready to welcome crowds back to the football next month, following the WA State Government announcement of the relaxing of rules governing mass gatherings yesterday.
Prudential Center unveils all-new signal routing and intercom backbone
Prudential Center, the world-class sports and entertainment venue located in downtown Newark, New Jersey, has replaced its aging signal and communications infrastructure with an all-new signal routing and intercom backbone based on Riedel solutions.
LiveStyled becomes Realife Tech
LiveStyled has announced a major global rebrand that sees it become Realife Tech, following the closing of its Series A funding round. The new name and brand, reflects the Company’s singular focus on delivering personalised engagements to customers enjoying real world experiences.
South Dublin County Council announce €7.7m upgrade of Tallaght Stadium
South Dublin County Council has announced a €7.7m upgrade of Tallaght Stadium that includes the building of a new North Stand and development of the West Stand to a high-quality corporate area. The plans were agreed by elected members of the Council at the recent June Council meeting.
Step forward “The Stadium & Event Safety Strategic Alliance”
Patriot One, Los Angeles Football Club and Banc of California Stadium have announced an innovative expansion of their partnership to enhance security and arena safety at Banc of California Stadium. Together, they will form “The Stadium & Event Safety Strategic Alliance”.
60 minutes with G2 Strategic CEO, Marshall Glickman
In this in-depth video interview, conducted via Zoom, we hear from industry veteran, Marshall Glickman, CEO of G2 Strategic, who benefits from almost four decades experience of working in the sports and entertainment sector, with clients including ATP, EuroLeague Basketball, LaLiga and Ligue 1.
N3XT Sports, G2 Strategic and Maheta Molango team up to form 3MS CONSULTING
N3XT Sports, co-founded by Mounir Zok, former Director of Innovation & Technology for the US Olympic Committee, G2 Strategic, led by former NBA executive Marshall Glickman, and Maheta Molango, former CEO of RCD Mallorca football club, today announced the formation of a new consulting group, 3MS CONSULTING.
LOOKING FORWARD: The Future of Sports and Entertainment
Teams throughout all major leagues have had much success in building a strong season ticket base, which cannot be surrendered to the hurdles of 2020 and COVID-19. Together, we can create the future of sports, a future with prosperity, competition and excitement through loyalty, as Luis D. Rivera at First Star Solutions reports.
Unprecedented A-List descends on Eden Park as rugby returns to NZ
It was standing room only as some of the world’s biggest names descended on Eden Park yesterday to be part of the action for this long anticipated sold-out event, as New Zealanders celebrated the return of the winter season of live sport in style.