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Closed Date12/2013
Closed URLtechcrunch.com/20...
Acquired bySeatGeek
Date12/2013
Acquired byNexTag
Date12/2011

General Information

Websitefansnap.com
Blogfansnap.com/blog
Twitter@fansnap
CategoryConsumer Web
Phone+1 (650) 645-4700
Emailinquiries@fansnap...
Employees21
Founded2007
DescriptionSearch Engine for Live Event Tickets

Offices

Nextag HQ
2955 Campus Drive
Suite 300
San Mateo, CA, 94403
USA

People

CEO, President, Co-Founder
VP Biz Dev, Co-Founder
Board
Board
Advisor and Investor
Director Corporate Communications
CTO, Co-Founder
General Counsel
Board, Co-Founder

Funding

TOTAL $15.7M
FUNDING TOTAL $15.7M
Series A, 11/2008
General Catalyst Partners
Harrison Metal
$5.5M
Series A, 1/2009
General Catalyst Partners
Harrison Metal
$5M
Series B, 8/2009
Highland Capital Partners
General Catalyst Partners
Harrison Metal
$5.2M

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FanSnap Closed down on December, 2013

FanSnap

FanSnap is the leading ticket comparison-shopping site, displaying 19+ million tickets to 70,000+ events. Fans use FanSnap to shop 50+ of the largest and most trusted ticket marketplace and broker ticket sites for the best values in sports, theater and concert tickets.

Partners include Ace Ticket, AllShows.com, Barry’s Tickets, Broadway.com, eBay, Gold Coast Tickets, Las Vegas Tickets, PrimeSport, RazorGator, StubHub, TicketNetwork, TicketsNow, and Tickets-for-Charity.

Our detailed ticket-level search results are made possible through strategic industry partnerships and systems integration, as well as our FanSnap TicketData(sm) systems and patent-pending dynamic FanSnap Maps(sm). FanSnap powers fansnap.com as well as co-branded ticket comparison-shopping for Microsoft’s Bing Decision Engine, Time Warner’s RoadRunner.com, PollStar, Philly.com, and dozens of STATS Inc., partner sites.

FanSnap was named a Webby Awards 2011 “Official Honoree - Event Category,” Winner, Search Engine Watch Awards 2009 “Most Innovative New Search Engine,” and was also named to the “PC World 100: Best Products of 2009.”

FanSnap is owned by Nextag, which offers one of the most comprehensive product catalogs online, delivering the tools and technology to help shoppers make smarter purchasing decisions. With nearly a half billion people visiting its sites each year, Nextag is headquartered in San Mateo, CA and has offices in Chicago, London, Tokyo, Hamburg and Gurgaon, India.

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Above: FanSnap home
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Traffic Analytics

Quantcast

Livegraph

Compete

Fansnap

Sources

  1. Ticket Search Engine FanSnap Acquired By Shopping Site NexTag, But Employees May Get $0 (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  2. FanSnap(SM) Secures $5.5M in Financing Round (marketwatch.com) [edit]
  3. FanSnap(SM) Secures $5.5M in Financing Round (marketwatch.com) [edit]
  4. FanSnap Raises Another $5.2 Million For Its ‘Kayak For Event Tickets’ (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  5. Nextag acquires ticket search engine FanSnap (ticketnews.com) [edit]
    FanSnap Is The New Kayak For Event Ticket Searches (techcrunch.com) [edit]
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