TORONTO, Ontario, Canada – June 9, 2015 – AudienceView, a world leader in e-commerce software for events and entertainment organizations, is pleased to announce a strong first half of 2015, with growth marked by notable customer wins, numerous contract renewals and the launch of its latest offering, AV Community. Among AudienceView’s new clients is Princeton University, which is implementing AudienceView across the entire campus to manage ticket sales for events ranging from athletics to performing arts and concerts. Princeton is the fourth Ivy League school to join the AudienceView family alongside Harvard, Yale and Dartmouth. AudienceView also welcomes Film Independent, which produces 250+ events and screenings each year, including the Los Angeles Film Festival and Spirit Awards, to its growing family of film festivals and organizations. Film Independent debuted AudienceView for the sale of passes for the LA Film Festival in April, followed by individual tickets in mid-May. AudienceView is also enabling Film Independent to integrate memberships, packages, fundraising and more on a single platform. Multi-year customer renewals in recent months include the internationally renowned FA Group and its iconic 90,000-seat Wembley Stadium, which has extended its 10-year partnership with AudienceView. The FA Group will continue to use AudienceView to power ticketing operations for events at Wembley Stadium. Over the years at Wembley, AudienceView has been used to sell tickets for sporting events, including The FA Cup Final, home matches of the England national football senior team, The NFL International Series games and the UEFA Champions League Final, along with all concerts at the venue since reopening in 2007. In addition, AudienceView has extended contracts with numerous other organizations including:
- Australia’s Moshtix
- The UK’s Liverpool Philharmonic and Hall for Cornwall
- Dublin Theatre Festival
- Canada’s City of Moncton
- The Wheeler Opera House and Aspen Show Tickets in Colorado, USA and
- Geffen Playhouse and Pechanga Resort and Casino in California, USA.
Also in the first half of 2015, AudienceView proudly introduced AV Community, a subscription-based product suite designed to serve and amplify brands and their communities. Engineered to reimagine a central events marketplace, AV Community launched with three North American anchor clients:
- National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA),
- Simon Fraser University (SFU) and
- Western University Students’ Council.
AV Community is also making it possible for long-time AudienceView client Quaytickets to take on Eventbrite with Quayevent, its new white-label, self-serve ticketing and events management offering. Quayevent will launch at the Manchester Jazz Festival on July 31, 2015. “Our success in the first half of 2015 speaks volumes about the strength of our technology and the market need for AudienceView’s complete, integrated e-commerce entertainment business solution,” said Mark Fowlie, CEO for AudienceView. “We are continuing to add value for new and longstanding partners, including Princeton University and The FA Group, and our steady stream of renewals speaks to our commitment to staying innovative. In addition, AudienceView is helping our clients increase their revenue, achieve operational efficiencies and exceed customer service expectations.” About AudienceView AudienceView is a complete entertainment business solutions provider. With approximately $2 billion in annual transactions, our innovative, engaging software is helping more than 550 venues in 15 countries deliver exceptional shopping, in-venue and overall customer experiences. It also powers self-serve e-commerce, ticketing and events management portals, which can be used for events of any size or type. Learn more at www.audienceview.com, or connect with the company on Facebook and Twitter. Media/interview requests: Christine Payne Primoris Group Inc. +1 416.489.0092 firstname.lastname@example.org