Vivid Seats Named Exclusive Ticket Partner of CSN Chicago

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CHICAGO (Jan. 3, 2017) - CSN Chicago, the home of the Chicago Blackhawks, Bulls, Cubs, and White Sox, has selected Vivid Seats as their exclusive ticket partner, effective beginning Jan. 1. Through the deal, Vivid Seats will become the Exclusive Ticket Partner of CSN Chicago, as well as the title sponsor of the CSN Chicago Big 10 page and the Blackhawks podcast.

"We're excited to begin our partnership with the great team at Vivid Seats, enabling our visitors to purchase tickets to hundreds of local and national sporting events and so much more via their laptop or mobile device," said Walter Cade, Vice President, Sales for CSN Chicago.

Visitors to can enjoy the latest sports news while also shopping for tickets to upcoming games taking place across the country. Dedicated links and ads on pages throughout will be available for streamlined access to the best tickets currently for sale in the Vivid Seats marketplace.

Vivid Seats continues to be the industry's fastest growing secondary ticket marketplace, offering customers unmatched affordability for event tickets available via desktop, mobile phone, and mobile apps.

"We're thrilled about this opportunity to work with CSN Chicago. It is always great to collaborate with a local company," said Alexia Caulk, Director of Business Development. "Locally and nationwide, we look forward to providing CSN users the ability to experience their favorite live events with the simplicity and convenience of our platform."

About CSN Chicago
CSN Chicago, a partnership between the Chicago Blackhawks (NHL), Chicago Bulls (NBA), Chicago Cubs (MLB), Chicago White Sox (MLB) and the NBC Sports Group, features over 275 live pro games in high definition each year. In addition, CSN delivers extensive pre/post-game coverage for its core pro team partners, as well as the Chicago Bears, along with an entertaining variety of sports programs, including in the Loop and Sports Talk Live. Through the network's growing digital platform,, Chicago sports fans tap into the most comprehensive and dedicated 24/7 online destination for breaking news, up-to-the-minute game previews/recaps, highlights, multimedia video clips, and standout coverage from's team of "Insiders." Follow the network on Twitter via @CSNChicago.

About Vivid Seats
Vivid Seats is the largest independent secondary marketplace for tickets to live sports, concert and theater events. Founded in 2001, the Chicago-based company offers industry-leading affordability across one of the widest selections of premium tickets and event packages. Vivid Seats supports all confirmed orders with a 100% Buyer Guarantee and an in-house customer service team to ensure the safest and most convenient purchase experience. Fans that want to sit closer and see more of their favorite live events can order directly on or by phone at 866.848.8499.

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