FOR RELEASE: Monday, November 6, 2017
CENTENNIAL CONCERT HALL CHOOSES LOCAL FOR NEW TICKET PARTNER
Centennial Concert Hall has partnered with Manitoba-based TixiT Ticket Company to provide ticketing services for the venue.
TixiT Ticket Company will provide the Centennial Concert Hall a state-of-the-art ticketing platform through its partnership with AudienceView Ticketing Corporation, a Toronto-based software developer. This strategic partnership will enhance the experience of patrons attending Centennial Concert Hall events.
Robert Olson, CEO of the Manitoba Centennial Centre –
“Our decision to partner with TixiT, a made-in-Manitoba Ticketing Company, is indicative of our desire to support local business where and when possible. We anticipate this decision will not only improve operational efficiencies but enhance the customer service experience by offering a central online and physical presence to purchase tickets to Centennial Concert Hall events.”
Marjie McMullin & Peter Valde, Partners with TixiT Ticket Company -
“TixiT is very excited for the opportunity to take our years of event ticketing experience to the next level with this partnership. As a Winnipeg-based company, we understand the vast contributions made by this organization to both the local arts community and the identity of the Province of Manitoba itself. To be involved with this world class facility is an honour and we would like to thank MCCC for sharing in the vision.”
Tickets will be available online at centennialconcerthall.com, in person by visiting the box office at 555 Main Street or over the phone by calling the Centennial Concert Hall box office at 204-949-3999. Any show that is currently listed as on sale or upcoming with Ticketmaster will continue to sell on Ticketmaster.ca
Manitoba Centennial Centre Corporation would like to thank Ticketmaster for providing ticket services to Centennial Concert Hall for the past 30 years.
About Centennial Concert Hall and Manitoba Centennial Centre Corporation
Managed by the Manitoba Centennial Centre Corporation; Centennial Concert Hall is Winnipeg, Canada’s premier performing arts facility. The Centennial Concert Hall is the performing home of the Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra, Manitoba Opera, and Royal Winnipeg Ballet and hosts a wide variety of global & local artists, dance companies and musicals.
The Manitoba Centennial Centre Corporation is an effective and responsible steward of physical, human, financial and technological resources to advance arts, culture and heritage for the benefit of all Manitobans. MCCC is a key link to arts and culture in Winnipeg through the following buildings and properties of the Manitoba Centennial Centre: Manitoba
Museum, Centennial Concert Hall, Manitoba Production Centre, The Planetarium, Royal Manitoba Theatre Centre, the Warehouse Theatre, the Artspace Building, 11 Lily Street, three surface parking lots and one underground parkade.
About TixiT Ticket Company
TixiT Ticket Company was founded by ticketing industry veterans from Winnipeg, Manitoba and launched its online ticketing e-commerce platform on Canada Day 2017. TixiT works closely with venues and event promoters to facilitate ticket sales and strengthen fan engagement. Providing solutions that work for its partners and encouraging brand autonomy, TixiT seeks to break the one-size-fits-all model of ticketing. Instead, the focus is on client needs in the areas of technology, support and the drive to exceed client organizational goals. TixiT has selected Audience View, a world leader in e-commerce software for events and entertainment organizations based in Toronto, Ontario, as its primary technology partner.
About Audience View
AudienceView is a leading provider of solutions that serves the entire live events marketplace. Our SaaS software helps more than 2,000 organizations in 15 countries deliver exceptional customer experiences through innovative technology, popular media brands and strategic distribution channels. The AudienceView and OvationTix platforms are powerful solutions that drive customer engagement, new revenue and operational efficiencies that enable success for brands, venues and events of all sizes and types. Our media brands, TheaterMania and WhatsOnStage, connect over one million consumers with live events each month.