SeatGeek Named Official Ticket Marketplace of Miami Hurricanes
CORAL GABLES, Fla. – Miami Athletics announced Tuesday that SeatGeek has become the Official Ticket Marketplace of the Miami Hurricanes.
SeatGeek’s secondary ticketing services will be directly integrated with UM’s primary ticketing system where fans will find it easy to price, list and sell unused tickets using SeatGeek’s highly-rated mobile or desktop experiences. All Hurricanes fans are encouraged to use SeatGeek when buying or selling unused tickets, as all tickets listed on SeatGeek are fully verified and delivered seamlessly.
“University of Miami Athletics is proud to partner with SeatGeek who is a partner with some of the most recognized names in sports and live entertainment across the globe, including the Dallas Cowboys, Utah Jazz, Florida Panthers, and Liverpool F.C., as well as NASCAR, the National Football League (NFL), Major League Baseball (MLB), nearly half of English Premier League (EPL) clubs,” said Chris Maragno, Senior Vice President, Hurricane Global Partnerships. “We are looking forward to showcasing SeatGeek’s technology that align with our efforts to deliver an exceptional fan experience”
SeatGeek is on a mission to transform the live event experience for fans, teams and venues. By combining a consumer marketplace with innovative primary ticketing box office technology, SeatGeek has become a high-growth global ticketing leader. SeatGeek delights fans through industry-first features, including Deal Score, its proprietary ticket rating technology; Rally, its event-day operating system; and SeatGeek Swaps, the first return policy offered by a major ticketer. In parallel, the platform’s open-ecosystem enterprise ticketing software empowers teams, venues and promoters to efficiently grow their businesses while delivering the superior experience that all fans deserve.
University of Miami Athletics
The University of Miami’s Department of Intercollegiate Athletics, a member of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) and the Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC), supports more than 400 student-athletes across 18 sports. Miami has won 21 team national championships and 83 individual national championships in its storied history. UM Athletics is dedicated to developing and supporting its student-athletes in their efforts to achieve personal, academic, and athletic excellence. For more information visit www.miamihurricanes.com.
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