Acquired by on January 16, 2003
2 Investments in 2 Companies
West Hollywood, California
Ticketmaster is an online retailer of tickets for events ranging from concerts to broadway shows to family events.
Social Media, Ticketing, Digital Entertainment, Media and Entertainment

Company Details


Ticketmaster is an online retailer of event tickets. Ticketmaster Entertainment consists of Ticketmaster and Front Line Management Group. Ticketmaster operates in 20 global markets, providing ticket sales, ticket resale services, marketing and distribution through www.ticketmaster.com, one of the largest e-commerce sites on the Internet; approximately 6,700 retail outlets; and 19 worldwide call centers.

Established in 1976, Ticketmaster serves more than 10,000 clients worldwide across multiple event categories, providing exclusive ticketing services for leading arenas, stadiums, professional sports franchises and leagues, college sports teams, performing arts venues, museums, and theaters.

Ticketmaster Entertainment acquired a controlling interest in Front Line Management Group in October 2008. Ticketmaster Entertainment, Inc. is headquartered in West Hollywood, California

Funding Rounds (1) - undisclosed

DateAmount / RoundValuationLead InvestorInvestors
Nov, 1997undisclosed amount / Venture1

Investors (1)


Investments (2)

DateInvested InRoundPartner(s)
Jan, 2006$13.3M / Venture (Lead)
Dec, 2001$11.2M / Series D

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Competitors (9)

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Partners (7)

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Offices/Locations (1)

  • World Headquarters

    8800 W Sunset Blvd

    West Hollywood, California 90069

    United States

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