Vivid Seats Secures New Partnership with BIG EAST Conference

-- Press Release --

CHICAGO (Aug. 24, 2012) - Vivid Seats is pleased to welcome the BIG EAST Conference as the latest addition to its growing list of collegiate partnerships. As the Official Secondary Ticket Partner of the BIG EAST Conference, Vivid Seats’ full-service ticket marketplace will be readily available to fans beginning with the 2012-13 season. The largest independently owned and operated ticket reseller offers a variety of fan-friendly features including an in-house customer support team, a user-friendly platform, and an extensive inventory of tickets for the year’s top events.

The agreement was brokered by IMG College, the nation's leading collegiate marketing agency which represents the BIG EAST.

Fans looking to safely buy or sell tickets will be able to enter the marketplace through either the official website of the BIG EAST Conference or by accessing Vivid Seats directly. All purchases will be accompanied by the Vivid Seats 100% Buyer Guarantee and come with the assurance of a hassle-free transaction.

“We are proud to be able to offer our loyal fans the very best possible secondary ticket market purchasing experience for our many premier events, including our men’s basketball championship at Madison Square Garden – the most sought after conference tournament ticket in the country,” said Nick Carparelli, BIG EAST Senior Associate Commissioner who oversees marketing.

About Vivid Seats

Over a decade of offering live event enthusiasts with a fully stocked inventory of affordable sports, concerts, and theater tickets has helped keep Vivid Seats ahead of the competition. Equipped with a trustworthy and reliable network of licensed ticket resellers, Vivid Seats maintains its unrelenting commitment to providing all customers with a stress-free shopping experience.