Ticketek Australia to be Official Ticketing agency for GC2018
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Ticketek Australia, which has 2016 Castrol EDGE Townsville 400, 2016 Darwin Triple Crown V8 Supercars, Ice Hockey Classic – USA vs CANADA, International Champions Cup Australia, Melbourne Cup Carnival, AFC Champions League, BRACE MMA 2016 Tournament among a list of 98 clients under Sports Category for the year 2016, has been appointed as the Official Ticket agent for the GC2018, Commonwealth Games.
The ticketing agent will provide ticketing technology and marketing services for 2018 version of Commonwealth Games. An agency, which is credited for over 37 years’ experience into ticketing services, and which does fit one in all, provides services to all major and local events in Australia. It is already known for its customer-centric marketing and ticketing technology solutions that will deliver world-firsts to attendees of the Commonwealth Games.
Speaking on the occasion of association, Geoff Jones, CEO of Ticketek and parent company TEG said,“We are thrilled to provide our ticketing, marketing and data solutions for this marquee global event.”
Further, he added, “We will be rolling out the latest technologies for the Commonwealth Games to deliver the best experiences for attendees from their ticket purchase through to their event day. There has been significant change in ticketing since Australia last hosted the Games in 2006, and Ticketek has been at the forefront of this advancement, ensuring the latest cutting-edge ticketing solutions will be available for GC2018.”
Welcoming the Ticketing agency on board, Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games Corporation Chairman, Nigel Chamier AM said he was pleased to welcome Ticketek to the GC2018 sponsor family and very confident an organisation with its reputation and experience would deliver successful ticketing solutions for GC2018 customers.
“Ticketek has consistently proven its capability in the market place providing ticketing for some of the country’s biggest venues and events with more than 23 million tickets sold across 20,000 national events annually,” added the Chairman of GC2018.
“Ticketek will provide an end to end service to GOLDOC managing all operational aspects across their advanced multichannel ticket sales network.”
“Ticketek will also work with our ticketing team to introduce innovative elements of sustainability into the ticketing program,” Mr Chamier said.