SAN FRANCISCO--(StubHub, the world's largest ticket marketplace, today named Premiere Global Sports the Official Fan Travel Provider of StubHub. The two companies have teamed up to give fans access to a variety of VIP experiences and hotel accommodations surrounding the most anticipated events in sports, including the BCS National Championship, all NASCAR races, and the Indianapolis 500, among other high-profile events. Packages to additional experiences will be added throughout the year at StubHubPackages.com.)--
In addition to accommodations, the experiences may include cocktail parties, welcome receptions, special souvenirs, dedicated on-site event staff and more. Each package is designed to put fans in the heart of the action without having to spend endless hours researching and preparing for the big day.
“StubHub’s mission is to provide the best experience for fans, and teaming up with Premiere Global Sports to offer fans a valuable – and convenient – way to plan their travel for upcoming events furthers that goal. Fans already feel StubHub is the ‘go-to’ resource for events, and this new offering gives them yet another reason to rely on us to help fulfill all their entertainment needs,” said PJ Perdaems, Manager of Field Operations and Special Events at StubHub.
Fans will have the assurance of knowing they’ll have access to StubHub’s and Premiere Global Sports’ dedicated staff before and during their trip to ensure every fan has a seamless experience.
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, University of Texas, and FedExField, along with over 60 teams in the NFL, MLB, NBA, NHL and NCAA, complemented with companies such as ESPN, Tickets.com, and Paciolan.
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About Premiere Global Sports
Premiere Global Sports is an industry-leading provider of sports travel, hospitality and marketing services for consumers, corporations and universities worldwide. Consistently recognized for its delivery of first-class tour experiences, award-winning customer service, and event management expertise, Premiere has developed a strong reputation for excellence in the field of sports and entertainment travel and hospitality.