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Ticket Summit

October 18, 2010 08:30 ET

Ticket Summit® Panel to Discuss Developments in Payment Security

Expert Speakers to Discuss Issues in Merchant Processing and PCI Compliance

VERNON, CT--(Marketwire - October 18, 2010) -  Ticket Summit®, the leading conference and trade show for the live entertainment industry, today announced it will include in its event schedule the session Merchant Processing & Payment Security. This 90-minute session will touch upon key points for merchants in the entertainment industry, developments in payment security systems, and Payment Card Industry (PCI) compliance. This will be one of ten sessions held during the three-day conference and trade show slated for January 12-14, 2011 at The Waldorf=Astoria in New York, NY. 

Among the expert speakers on the Merchant Processing & Payment Security panel are Shane Phillips (Regional Director -- North Carolina, ACCPC), and Bill Hoidas (Director, Matrix Payment Systems). Other business development sessions on the schedule include Marketing on a Dime, Season Ticket Pricing, and The Ticket Marketplaces

"Ticket Summit provides you with more than just a networking experience. It's an educational and business development destination for entertainment executives to get the most up to date information on issues pertaining to the ticket industry," said Dr. Molly A. Martinez, Executive Director, Ticket Summit®. "With data security being top of mind for all businesses, the Merchant Processing & Payment Security aims to educate executives on the current issues surrounding e-commerce, and ways to improve upon the online payment process."

About Ticket Summit®
Ticket Summit®
is the world's 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,, eBay, Forbes, Google, Live Nation, MLB, NBA, NFL, NHL, PowerPay, StubHub, Ticketmaster, and Yahoo!, among others. The upcoming Ticket Summit® conference and trade show is scheduled for January 12-14, 2011 at The Waldorf=Astoria in New York, NY. For information, visit

Contact Information

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    Viveca Woods
    VMW Public Relations
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    Molly A. Martinez, Ph.D.
    Ticket Summit®
    1-860-870-3400 x132
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