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Ticket Summit

December 21, 2011 14:24 ET

President Devils Arena Entertainment to Deliver Keynote Address at Ticket Summit

Leading Sport Executives to Participate in Ticketing Conference

SOUTH WINDSOR, CT--(Marketwire - Dec 21, 2011) - Ticket Summit®, the leading conference and trade show for the live entertainment industry, today announced that Richard Krezwick, President of Devils Arena Entertainment, will deliver a Keynote address at its upcoming winter conference slated for January 18-20, 2012 at The Waldorf=Astoria. A central part of this three-day event, the Keynote address will take place Thursday, January 19, 2012 at 1 PM.

Devils Arena Entertainment owns and operates both the New Jersey Devils and the Prudential Center in Newark, NJ, where Krezwick currently serves as president. Previously, Krezwick served as president of FleetCenter, executive vice president of the Boston Bruins, vice president of Regional Operations at AEG, and other management positions. Krezwick is also the recipient of the 2012 Visionary Award by the Association of Luxury Suite Directors (ALSD).

Krezwick's Keynote session is part of a larger sports business initiative at Ticket Summit®. The conference will also include a World of Sports panel, with speakers such as Dave Butler (Paciolan), Susan Cohig (NHL), and Chris Willis (Seatwave). A large number of sporting executives are also slated to attend Ticket Summit® from leagues including MLB, NBA, NHL, ECHL, and AHL, among others.

"We are very excited to be hosting so many prosport professionals," said Dr. Molly A. Mérez, Executive Director, Ticket Summit®. "With such a variety of sporting events across the country and around the world, it is important for ticketing and live entertainment executives to stay up to date on issues surrounding the sports industry, and any trends to expect for the coming year."

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Ticket Summit®
is the leading ticket conference and trade show for live entertainment professionals. This event attracts hundreds of global business leaders, entrepreneurs, and entertainment experts in the ticket community. Past attendees and sponsors include: Billboard, Blue Man Group, Broadway.com, eBay, Facebook, Forbes, Goldman Sachs, Google, Live Nation, Madison Square Garden, Mondial Assistance, MLB, NBA, NFL, NHL, PowerPay, StubHub, Ticketmaster, and Yahoo!, among others. The upcoming Ticket Summit® conference and trade show is scheduled for January 18-20, 2012 at The Waldorf=Astoria in New York, NY. For information, visit www.TicketSummit.org.

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