VERNON, CT -- (MARKET WIRE) -- September 20, 2006 -- TicketNetwork, the leading source for the ticket industry's most comprehensive inventory, today announced it has partnered with several leading sports websites. TicketNetwork Direct, a service offered by TicketNetwork, provides these online sources with robust access to competitively priced tickets for popular college, professional and amateur sporting events.
Ranging from tickets to NFL season kick-off games to tickets for the World Series in October, TicketNetwork Direct enhances the content of leading sports-oriented websites with highly sought after tickets. Alongside the player stats, scorecards and fan comments that already exist on partner websites, TicketNetwork Direct enables these sites to provide tickets for premium seats to the season's most popular sporting venues.
"As the owner of a sports blog and a web store, it makes sense to give our customers one stop shopping that includes a source for tickets," said Ryan Gormady, president, Bornintoit.com and Chowdaheadz.com. "Whether its tickets to a Red Sox game, theater tickets, concert tickets, or other hard to get events, we are able to offer the tickets at very competitive prices. TicketNetwork is dependable, available, and respected in the marketplace," Gormady added.
"Sports fans are loyal to their favorite teams, as well as to the websites that offer them up-to-the minute team information," said Don Vaccaro, CEO, TicketNetwork. "It's only logical that these sites also offer fans tickets to games featuring their favorite teams. TicketNetwork Direct bridges fan loyalty to a tangible, first hand game experience with seats located courtside or behind home plate at the very best prices," said Vaccaro.
About TicketNetwork Direct
TicketNetwork Direct powers websites with seamless access to the ticketing industry's largest inventory for popular local performances, shows, concerts and sporting events at the lowest prices. TicketNetwork Direct enhances the ticket offerings of partner websites at a critical stage in the purchase process, when sports fans, tourists and locals are actively seeking information.
TicketNetwork.com provides leading-edge software that powers the world's largest ticket exchange system. TicketNetwork Point-of-Sale™ software provides brokers with comprehensive online tools to manage and grow their businesses. TicketNetwork Exchange™ is a powerful ticketing tool that enables brokers to access to the world's largest aggregate ticket-distribution channel. TicketNetwork Web Services™ creates customized e-commerce websites in both hosted and plug-in formats for Customer wishing a private Labeled solution. TicketNetwork.com was founded in 2002 and is headquartered in Vernon, Connecticut. For more information, visit www.ticketnetwork.com.