Ticketing company ticketscript taken over by Eventbrite
The American company Eventbrite, known globally for its ticketing-technology, is taking over control of the Dutch company ticketscript. This news broke today. Ticketscript, founded in 2006, is a strong player in Europe and because of the merger it will become one of the biggest providers of an online ticket sales platform.
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A strong position in Europe
Eventbite wants to strengthen her position in Europe by rooting itself in the music world. The expertise and knowledge of ticketscript will make this possible. Co-founder of ticketscript Frans Jonker sees opportunities for growth and innovation with the deal and is very happy. Ticketscript is right now established in the Netherlands, Belgium, England, Germany and Spain and already sold more than 250 million euros in tickets. The merger has to lead to a doubling of the market share.
Whether the name ‘ticketscript’ will change has not been announced yet. Want to know more? Read the extensive press release on Techcrunch. .