2009 Winner Profile

Tickets.com

Project Description:
Tickets.com launched a new ticketing service platform, ProVenue, offering clients SaaS solutions including custom webpages for individual venues. By using 3PAR Utility Storage as the backend base for ProVenues services platform, Tickets.com is able to use the grow-as-you-go approach, adding storage capacity only as needed and reducing storage area network, capacity, energy and floor space costs by up to 75 percent. ProVenue provides online and mobile phone user access; Tickets.com says it is the first in the industry to allow a ticket purchase on a mobile phone without having to make a phone call. ProVenue increased unique site visitors to Tickets.com by 55 percent and page views by 121 percent after its launch.
Project type:
SaaS, Mobile, Infrastructure
Business Functions:
Sales
Business Goal:
Operational
CEO:
Larry Witherspoon, CEO
Headquarters:
Costa Mesa,, Calif.
Industry:
Media
Revenue (2008):
Website:
www.tickets.com
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