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Independent, full-service secondary ticket marketplace for live sports, concert, and theater events.
Vivid Seats Ltd. is the largest independent full-service secondary ticket marketplace for live sports, concerts, and theater events. The Company’s secondary ticket marketplace leverages a proprietary technology platform and data analytics that connects its vast network of professional ticket sellers with live event consumers. Vivid Seats offers event consumers a trusted, easy-to-use exchange to make purchases at competitive prices. The Company was founded in 2001 and is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois.
Vista Equity Partners Fund IV and Vista Equity Partners Fund V completed a strategic investment in Vivid Seats Ltd. in March 2016.
GTCR made a strategic investment in the Company in June 2017.
Fanxchange is a digital ticket marketplace that provides event ticketing solutions for major loyalty programs, financial institutions, travel providers, and e-commerce marketplaces. The Company distributes across multiple channels to streamline the way customers shop for live events. Fanxchange connects fans, sellers, and partners via best-in-class technology to create a marketplace that enables a seamless buying experience.
Vivid Seats acquired Fanxchange in April 2019.