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May 28, 2013 09:00 ET

Ticket Summit® Concludes 2013 Spring Webinar Series

Educational Webinar Series Wraps Up in Advance of Summer Networking Event

SOUTH WINDSOR, CT--(Marketwired - May 28, 2013) - Ticket Summit®, the leading conference and trade show for the live entertainment and ticketing industry, recently completed its Ticket Summit® Plus 2013 Spring webinar series. First held in Fall 2012, Ticket Summit® Plus is a series of educational webinars hosted by industry experts on a variety of topics. The webinar series is part of a year-round schedule leading up to the summer Ticket Summit® conference, July 17-19, 2013 at Bellagio in Las Vegas, NV.

The 2013 Spring series consisted of four webinars, led by experts in various fields relevant to the ticketing industry. The first webinar of the series, Go Mobile With Google!, was held in February 2013. Mike Lorenc, head of industry: ticketing and live events at Google, discussed the latest in mobile and tablet technology. In March 2013, Dan Pullium, director of government relations at TicketNetwork®, addressed recent legal issues facing the ticketing industry in Legal Round-up.

In April 2013, Ticket Summit® Executive Director, Molly A. Mérez, Ph.D., provided tips on how to increase trade show traffic in Boost Your Trade Show Sales! The series concluded last week on May 22, 2013 with Improve Your Inventory Management!, led by Scott Barrows, CEO of Symbioticks.

In addition to leading these webinars, Barrows and Pullium will be among the speakers at the upcoming Ticket Summit® conference. The Ticket Summit® Plus 2013 Fall series will begin in August.

"The webinars have been a great way to keep our audience up-to-date on the industry year-round," said Mérez. "The educational nature of the webinars has paved the way toward this summer's conference, which is sure to help attendees stay current on the industry, stay connected with each other, and expand their business."

Ticket Summit® is the leading ticket conference and trade show for live entertainment professionals, and is ranked among the Top 25 Fast-Growth Shows by EXPO Magazine. 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, Devils Arena Entertainment, eBay, Facebook, Forbes, Goldman Sachs, Google, Harlem Globetrotters, Live Nation, Madison Square Garden, MLB, NBA, NFL, NHL, Paciolan, Broadway's hit show Rock of Ages, StubHub, Ticketmaster, and Yahoo!, among others. Ticket Summit® Plus is a series of educational webinars hosted by industry experts, and is one of Ticket Summit®'s many year-round events. For information, visit www.TicketSummit.org.

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