SOURCE: Ticket Summit

Ticket Summit

January 10, 2011 08:30 ET

Ticket Summit® Prepares to Host January Networking Event in NYC

Upcoming Ticket Conference Serves as Unique Business Development Resource

VERNON, CT--(Marketwire - January 10, 2011) - Ticket Summit®, the leading conference and trade show for the live entertainment industry, today announced its event schedule, which includes The Ticket Marketplaces keynote session. Slated for January 12-14, 2011 at The Waldorf=Astoria in New York, NY, the three-day business development event incorporates an industry trade show, a range of panel sessions, and a series of networking activities. According to the schedule, the program will conclude with a Closing Gala at Nikki Beach in Midtown.

The Ticket Marketplaces keynote will focus on new industry developments, event promotion, and other ticketing issues. Speakers include:

  • Ingrid Chung (Goldman Sachs) - Moderator
  • Mike Janes (FanSnap)
  • Jeff Kline (Veritix)
  • Tony Knopp (Spotlight Ticket Management)
  • Cristopher Miller (viagogo)
  • Don Vaccaro (TicketNetwork)
  • John Walker (

Ticket Summit® sponsors include buySAFE, Shows on Sale, PowerPay, Travel Guard, Mondial Assistance, and a range of other companies. Throughout the three-day event, guest vendors will offer product demonstrations at the concurrent trade show. In addition, the conference features a series of evening networking activities, such as a Networking Cocktail Party and a Pub Crawl that will visit entertainment venues in Midtown Manhattan.

"Ticket Summit® specializes in networking and business development, but you'll also get plenty of opportunities to mingle with friends and colleagues, explore New York City, and relax," said Dr. Molly A. Martinez, Executive Director, Ticket Summit®. "We offer a complete enrichment experience, mixing informational sessions and career-related events with a taste of New York nightlife. So whether you're looking for marketing tips, industry news, or a chance to party at our Closing Gala, join us at Ticket Summit®!" 

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

  • Contact:
    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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