-- Press Release --
Chicago, IL - January 30, 2012 - Providence Friars Athletics has announced the university is entering into a new partnership with leading ticket marketplace, Vivid Seats. The Chicago-headquartered company will serve as Providence College Athletics’ Official Ticket Reseller - providing Friars fans with a hassle-free way to buy premium tickets to sold-out games. The Friars’ nationwide ticket-selling partner will also enable Providence supporters to sell tickets they cannot use safely and conveniently through their fan-to-fan selling platform.
“Our partnership with Vivid Seats was created with the College’s athletic program and fans in mind,” said the College’s Athletic Director, Bob Driscoll. “By offering another channel for purchasing tickets and promoting Vivid Seats’ convenient fan-to-fan selling platform, we hope to significantly increase game attendance and overall buzz surrounding Providence College Athletics.”
A link to Vivid Seats’ extensive inventory of Providence Friars basketball tickets will be provided on Friars.com (the official website of Providence College Athletics). Fans can also shop for seats directly at VividSeats.com. The company’s responsive customer support team is easily accessible via phone and Live Chat. All tickets purchased through Vivid Seats are guaranteed to be 100% authentic and delivered prior to the event.
“Vivid Seats is glad to welcome Providence College to our growing roster of collegiate partnerships. Together with the university’s athletic department, we’re proud to offer a reliable and convenient way for fans to buy and sell tickets in support of this highly respected Big East athletic program,” said Greg Rogers, Director of Partnerships for Vivid Seats.
Providence College Athletics also invites fans to visit Vivid Seats for tickets to a wide variety of local and nationwide events.
About Vivid Seats
Created by live event enthusiasts, Vivid Seats has quickly emerged as the first destination for fans to safely and conveniently buy and sell tickets for sports, concerts, and theater events across the country. With over ten years of experience in the industry and continued investment in process and infrastructure, this trusted ticket marketplace remains committed to providing all customers with the selection, dedicated customer support, and a comprehensive guarantee that continues to set Vivid Seats apart from the competition.