Portland Trail Blazers Sign Back with Ticketmaster
By Community | February 19, 2014
Ticketmaster, a division of Live Nation Entertainment, announced today a long-term partnership with the Portland Trail Blazers and the Rose Quarter, which includes the team’s home arena, the Moda Center and the adjacent Veterans Memorial Coliseum.
The Trail Blazers return to Ticketmaster’s ticketing services, rejoining 25 of NBA teams already leveraging Ticketmaster’s platform. Trail Blazers fans will have a comprehensive online ticketing destination that will offer them all of the available ticket options for upcoming games.
“We are pleased to return to Ticketmaster at such an opportune time for our company, venues and fans,” said Chris McGowan, president and CEO of the Portland Trail Blazers and Moda Center. “As we continue to look to the future of digital ticketing, extensive data and analytics, it is clear that Ticketmaster has the vision and capacity to help us achieve our goals and drive our business forward. Ticketmaster’s ongoing investment in their technology continues to deliver industry-leading, innovative products.”
“We are pushing the envelope in product development, delivering more products and services in the last 18 months than in the entire history of the company and we are delighted to bring the Trail Blazers back on to the system and provide the team and their fans the very best ticketing experience possible,” said Jared Smith, president of Ticketmaster North America.