Clemson Athletics Signs StubHub as Official Fan to Fan Ticket Marketplace
By: eBay Inc. Staff
SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--StubHub, the world's largest ticket marketplace, today announced that it will add another Atlantic Coast Conference athletic program to its collegiate partnership roster, facilitated through its existing relationship with Paciolan, the leading provider of ticketing, marketing, and fundraising solutions in college athletics. StubHub is now the Official Fan to Fan Ticket Marketplace for Clemson Athletics.
“We are bringing the ultimate in convenience and customer service to their fans. Plus, the enhanced technology options will streamline and simplify buying and selling tickets to all Tiger sporting events.”
StubHub’s ticket marketplace offers Tiger sports fans a convenient online destination where tickets can be purchased in a trusted environment. Ensuring quick delivery and legitimacy, StubHub’s FanProtect Guarantee backs every order so Tiger fans can purchase tickets with confidence. With its new partnership, fans will now be able to print Tiger football and basketball tickets purchased on StubHub from the convenience of their home. Ticket Holders will also be able to list tickets via a streamlined process and reach a broader audience. StubHub is now partnered with for 19 NCAA properties nationwide and is fully integrated with five NCAA universities through the partnership with Paciolan.
“StubHub is glad to partner with Clemson University as we expand within the Atlantic Coast Conference,” said Danielle Maged, head of StubHub partnerships and business development, “We are bringing the ultimate in convenience and customer service to their fans. Plus, the enhanced technology options will streamline and simplify buying and selling tickets to all Tiger sporting events.”
Paciolan’s leading software integration with the university enhances the overall fan experience. The product integration allows fans to buy tickets online and print them at home, which, combined with StubHub’s expertise in the secondary ticket marketplace, provides Tiger fans with a stress-free purchasing process.
“Clemson University is proud to partner with StubHub and Paciolan to provide Tiger fans with a ticketing platform that has a long track record of secure transactions,” said Clemson Assistant Athletic Director of Ticket Operations, Travis Furbee. “We’re confident that this partnership will provide the entire Clemson community with a trusted destination for both buying and selling Tiger tickets.”
Kicking off the 2012 athletic season, StubHub marketing assets will be highly visible across football and basketball properties for the university, including signage at Memorial stadium and Littlejohn Coliseum, radio live reads, in-game promotions, ClemsonTigers.com strategic placements and social media elements.
“We think all Clemson fans will appreciate the ease and added security that will come with these technology enhancements around resold tickets,” said Dave Butler, CEO of Paciolan. “This addition will make trips to Death Valley and all other Clemson athletic sites simpler and more accessible than ever before.”
StubHub is the world's largest ticket marketplace, enabling fans to buy and sell tickets to tens of thousands of sports, concert, theater and other live entertainment events. StubHub reinvented the ticket resale market in 2000 and continues to lead it through innovation. The company's unique online marketplace, dedicated solely to tickets, provides all fans the choice to buy or sell their tickets in a safe, convenient and highly reliable environment. All transactions are processed and delivered by StubHub and backed by the company’s FanProtect Guarantee™. Company partners include the New York Yankees and the University of Southern California along with nearly 60 teams in the NFL, MLB, NBA, NHL and NCAA, complemented with companies such as ESPN and AOL.
Founded in 1980, Paciolan is the leader in venue enablement, powering ticketing, fundraising and marketing technology solutions for leading organizations across North America. Collectively, Paciolan powers over 500 live entertainment organizations that sell over 100 million tickets annually. Primary markets include college athletics, professional sports, performing arts, arenas and museums. Paciolan is a wholly owned subsidiary of Comcast-Spectacor.
Visit www.paciolan.com for additional company information.