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Year of Investment: 2016
Portfolio Status: Current
Headquarters: Chicago, IL
vividseats.com

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 acquired the Company in June 2017.