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January 25, 2008 12:42 ET

Scotiabank Place Ranks 40th in Worldwide Venues

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Jan. 25, 2008) - In a ranking of top venues in concert ticket sales worldwide, Pollstar, the industry's leading trade publication, ranked Scotiabank Place 40th in its Top 100 worldwide venues with 274,842 tickets sold for the period of Jan. 1, 2007, to December 31, 2007. The rankings were published in Pollstar's Jan. 14, 2008, issue.

In the previous year's survey, Scotiabank Place ranked 41st out of 100 with 234,760 tickets sold for the full-year period of Jan. 1, 2006, to Dec. 31, 2006.

"Scotiabank Place continues to attract the biggest and best of what the entertainment industry has to offer," said Tom Conroy, vice-president and executive director, Scotiabank Place. "These results continue to display that Ottawa is now a fixture as a regular stop for all major concerts and events."

Pollstar does not include sporting ticket sales. Therefore, Ottawa Senators hockey events were not accounted for in these results.

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