Vivid Seats Supports Chris Doleman Pro Auctions in New Charity Initiative

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Chicago, IL – Feb. 22, 2012 – In an effort to support nationwide sports and entertainment charities, Vivid Seats is proud to announce its latest sponsorship of Chris Doleman Pro Auctions. As the Official Ticket Provider, Vivid Seats will donate tickets to a variety of auctions that offer exclusive fan experiences. All proceeds generated through Chris Doleman Pro Auctions will benefit notable charitable organizations including Gridiron Greats Association, and many more.

“Vivid Seats is honored to assist Chris Doleman Pro Auctions in its mission,” said Megan Porter, head of Vivid Seats’ corporate charity initiatives. “This organization gives us a great opportunity to leverage our service to support charities that truly make a difference.”  

Founded by 15-year NFL veteran and Hall of Fame member, Chris Doleman, Pro Auctions provides an exceptional service by hosting online auction events for all levels of charitable and non-profit organizations. In addition to auctioning experiences that directly benefit a select charity, the site ( can be used to raise awareness for an upcoming auction or assist with a fundraiser. As an added service, Pro Auctions allows charities to run the auctions themselves, as well as network with other organizations.

Pro Auctions and Vivid Seats will team up for numerous events throughout the year, the first of which will take place this March and features former New Orleans Saints offensive tackle and Gridiron Greats advocate, Kyle Turley. The winning bidder of this experience will receive two passes to see Turley perform with his band in Louisiana, a pre-show meet-and-greet with Turley himself, signed merchandise, and two tickets to the Saints’ first home game of 2012, courtesy of Vivid Seats.

Vivid Seats’ customers can expect regular updates on new auction experiences, and anyone who is interested in bidding on current auctions is encouraged to visit Chris Doleman Pro Auctions.

About Vivid Seats

As one of the most trusted ticket marketplaces for over a decade, Vivid Seats maintains its place atop the industry by providing customers with peace of mind throughout the buying process. As the hallmark of its commitment to customers, all purchases made through Vivid Seats’ marketplace will receive start-to-finish customer service support. Vivid Seats’ strong relationships with certified sellers ensure our substantial ticket inventory will be authentic and affordable for events all year long.

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