Acquired by NexTag on December 8, 2011
Funding Received
$15.7 Million in 3 Rounds from 3 Investors
San Mateo, CA
FanSnap is a live event ticket search engine providing ticket marketplaces and broker ticket sites.
Andy Payne, Rishi Garg, Mark Towfiq, Mike Janes
Vertical Search, Theatre, Sports, Concerts, Search, Ticketing, Curated Web

Company Details


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,, Barry's Tickets,, 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 as well as co-branded ticket comparison-shopping for Microsoft's Bing Decision Engine, Time Warner's, PollStar,, 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.

Current Team (5)


Funding Rounds (3) - $15.7M


Board Members and Advisors (3)


Investors (3)


Offices/Locations (1)

  • Nextag HQ

    2955 Campus Drive

    Suite 300

    San Mateo, CA 94403


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