StubHub Extends ESPN Ticketing Partnership
By Community | June 27, 2014
Ticket marketplace company StubHub has extended their partnership ESPN and its digital properties, decease including desktop, mobile and apps.
As their exclusive ticketing partner, StubHub has signed on for a further three-years until 2017. The collaboration began in 2007.
“We are thrilled to continue with ESPN as its exclusive ticketing partner,” said StubHub’s Geoff Lester, managing director, partnership and business development. “As the worldwide leader in sports, there is no better place to engage with sports fans and provide direct access to thousands of events, regardless of what platform or device in which they consume sports content.”
The deal will continue to provide a total end-to-end consumer experience in which StubHub event links and seat maps are integrated into ESPN digital content. In addition, ESPN and StubHub are working closely together on ways to enhance the content experience on both StubHub.com and across ESPN digital properties as well as around live events.
“We’re committed to serving fans, and providing them easy access to tickets only furthers that mission,” said Marc Horine, VP Digital & Print Media. “The StubHub/ESPN relationship provides a great user experience for our fans.”