St. John's Athletics Signs Vivid Seats as Preferred Secondary Ticket Partner

-- Press Release --

Chicago IL - December 14, 2011 - One of the nation’s leading full-service ticket marketplaces, Vivid Seats, has recently announced it's new designation as the Preferred Secondary Ticket Partner of St John’s Athletics. As part of this new partnership, Vivid Seats will not only be providing Red Storm fans, alumni, and current students with buying and selling alternatives for Red Storm sporting events, but also for concert, sports and theater events across the country.

To help promote maximum game attendance, Vivid Seats’ ticket marketplace will be available to Red Storm fans on the official website of Red Storm Athletics, giving them access to additional seating options for games at Carnesecca Arena and Madison Square Garden. Fans can also take advantage of Vivid Seats’ selling platform to resell game tickets they are unable to use during the season.

“Our partnership with Vivid Seats creates a true advantage for both St. John’s University Athletics and fans,” commented Red Storm Athletics Director, Chris Monasch. “We’re confident that the strength behind the Vivid Seats brand and their online presence will boost game attendance, and we’re happy to offer our fans a safe and convenient option for buying and selling tickets.”

Additionally, Red Storm fans and alumni can use Vivid Seats’ marketplace to buy and sell tickets for their favorite concerts, sports and theater productions, while still supporting St. John’s Athletics.

“Vivid Seats is extremely proud to be affiliated with an athletic program that has such a storied history in the Big East Conference,” said Greg Rogers, Director of Partnerships for Vivid Seats. “We’re excited to offer fans of the Red Storm integrated access to our online ticket marketplace, and we’re confident they’ll enjoy the selection, affordability, and level of service that sets us apart in the industry.”

About Vivid Seats

With over ten years of experience connecting fans to the sports, concert and theater tickets they're looking for - Vivid Seats continues to lead the industry through its streamlined marketplace and start-to-finish order support. With its close affiliations with certified sellers from across the country, Vivid Seats boats one of the largest selections of discounted tickets available for events throughout the year.