StubHub Named Exclusive Verified Ticket Marketplace of Inaugural VIRGIN FEST
SAN FRANCISCO – February 21, 2020 – StubHub, the world's most trusted event marketplace, and VIRGIN FEST announced today that StubHub has been named the exclusive Verified Ticket Marketplace of VIRGIN FEST, taking place June 6 + 7, 2020 at the Banc of California Stadium + Exposition Park in Los Angeles.
The partnership means StubHub can provide fans exclusive access to verified tickets for the highly anticipated two-day festival, while also offering integration for an exceptionally seamless buying and selling and ticket fulfillment experience, backed by the StubHub FanProtect Guarantee that comes with every ticket purchase.
“This new partnership with VIRGIN FEST is another example of StubHub’s continued focus on bringing exclusive access to live experiences to fans throughout the world,” said Jeff Poirier, general manager of music for StubHub. “In VIRGIN FEST’s first year, our innovative partners are demonstrating that offering fans choice is a key component to a high-end live experience and we are thrilled to be able to partner with them to establish and grow this festival.”
VIRGIN FEST is a new music and tech festival set to take place across multiple stages across two days at Banc of California Stadium & Exposition Park in Los Angeles. With an epic focus on People and Planet, VIRGIN FEST is comprised of a diverse roster of international superstars and emerging artists, spanning across the spectrum of musical genres and transcending borders to present an inclusive, eco-conscious, weekend long celebration
“StubHub has an impeccable brand that is well-loved by music fans, featuring award-winning customer service and a unique data offering, both of which will allow us flexibility, innovation and security working with them in this first year of VIRGIN FEST,” said Jason Felts, CEO and Founder of VIRGIN FEST. “We are confident that StubHub will make the buying and selling experience seamless for fans, while also being thought partners in pricing, marketing and audience development that support the VIRGIN FEST vision and growth.”
In addition to exclusive inventory and a sponsorship activation on the festival grounds, the partnership includes marketing assets by both partners and a StubHub ticket-fulfillment space on the festival grounds for purchases made on StubHub.
ABOUT STUBHUB At StubHub, our mission is to bring the joy of live to fans globally. As the world’s most trusted ticket marketplace spanning 44 countries, we enable fans to buy and sell tickets to tens of thousands of events, whenever and wherever fans want to be. Backed by award-winning customer care, StubHub’s FanProtect™ Guarantee means every ticket is guaranteed valid or you’ll receive a replacement ticket of equal or better value, or your money back. Our business partners include more than 130 properties globally across the NFL, MLB, NBA, NHL, MLS, WWE, NCAA, Matchroom Boxing, plus Paciolan, Tessitura and Roundabout Theatre Company. StubHub provides the total end-to-end event going experience throughout the world. For more information