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Rutgers University Extends Long-Term Partnership with Paciolan

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IRVINE, Calif. and NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. (May 26, 2015) – Paciolan, the leading provider of ticketing, marketing, fundraising and analytics solutions in college athletics, today announced it has extended its long-term partnership with Rutgers University (Rutgers). Rutgers will continue to leverage the company’s industry-leading ticketing, Access Management, Customer Relationship Management (CRM) and marketing solutions. Rutgers has been a Paciolan partner since 1988. Paciolan is a subsidiary of the Philadelphia-based sports and entertainment firm Comcast-Spectacor.

“We enjoy our long-term partnership with Paciolan and are thrilled to extend our long-term relationship,” said Julie Hermann, Athletic Director at Rutgers University. “Our partnership with Paciolan allows us to cohesively work together to implement new technology that increases the fan experience and helps us maximize revenue.”
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Brigham Young University Extends 31-Year Partnership with Paciolan

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IRVINE, Calif. and PROVO, Utah (May 13, 2015) – Paciolan, the leading provider of ticketing, marketing, fundraising and sales automation in college athletics, announced today that Brigham Young University (BYU) has extended its long-term partnership with the company. BYU has been a Paciolan partner since 1984. Paciolan is a subsidiary of the Philadelphia-based sports and entertainment firm Comcast-Spectacor.

With the extended partnership, BYU will continue to leverage Paciolan’s industry-leading ticketing, marketing, fundraising, Customer Relationship Management (CRM) and gift card solutions for athletics. BYU has also extended Paciolan’s ticketing footprint to BYU Arts (BYU Performing Arts Series, BYU Theatre, Department of Dance and School of Music) and other special events on campus.
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Paciolan Announces Partnership with University of Richmond

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IRVINE, Calif. and RICHMOND, Va. (May 7, 2015) – Paciolan, the leading provider of ticketing, marketing, fundraising and analytics solutions in college athletics, today announced it has entered into a partnership with the University of Richmond (Richmond). Richmond will leverage the company’s industry-leading ticketing, Access Management, Customer Relationship Management (CRM), marketing and fundraising solutions. Paciolan is a subsidiary of the Philadelphia-based sports and entertainment firm Comcast-Spectacor.

“We are excited to partner with Paciolan, who is the leader in college athletics, and associate ourselves with so many great institutions leveraging their solutions,” said Keith Gill, Director of Athletics at the University of Richmond. “Richmond wants to be on the cutting edge and utilize the latest, leading technology to enhance every fan relationship and experience with Richmond Athletics.”
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Comcast-Spectacor to Rebrand Three Business Units as Spectra on June 2 and Launch Digital Services as Fourth Line of Business

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PHILADELPHIA (April 27, 2015) – Comcast-Spectacor announced today that effective June 2, 2015, three of its business units, Global Spectrum, Ovations Food Services and Paciolan, as well as its newest business, Digital Services, will operate under a singular, unified brand: Spectra. The purpose is to align the company’s industry-leading services in venue management, food service and hospitality, ticketing and fan engagement, and digital services in a way that’s more integrated and more accessible to a client base that is constantly seeking to transform live event management and the fan experience. As one brand, the several business units will serve over 300 clients at more than 500 properties around the world, with millions of visitors experiencing the Spectra attention to detail in every aspect of live events.

“Individually, Global Spectrum, Ovations and Paciolan have very strong recognition. However, as one brand, we can leverage our expertise in a way that truly redefines the driveway-to-driveway fan experience,” said Dave Scott, President and Chief Operating Officer of Comcast-Spectacor. “From the moment one buys a ticket on a mobile device, throughout an enriched guest experience in-venue, to the personalized offer received from a venue sponsor after an event, Spectra will be at work, delivering on the details that create unmatched fan experiences and differentiate us from our competitors.”
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Pocono Raceway Extends Long-Term Partnership with Paciolan

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IRVINE, Calif. and LONG POND, Pa. (March 20, 2015) – Pocono Raceway, a sports and entertainment facility which hosts multiple motorsports events each year, including two NASCAR Sprint Cup Series races, today extended its long-term partnership with Paciolan, an industry-leading provider of ticketing, marketing automation and fan management solutions to more than 500 live entertainment organizations.

In conjunction with the extended partnership, Pocono Raceway will continue leveraging the company’s online ticketing and fan management solutions, and Marketing Automation platform powered by FanOne Marketing. Paciolan is a subsidiary of the Philadelphia-based sports and entertainment firm Comcast-Spectacor.
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Paciolan Announces Awards from Annual PACnet ’15 Community Conference

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IRVINE, Calif. (Feb. 20, 2015) – Paciolan, an industry-leading provider of ticketing, marketing, fundraising and sales automation solutions to more than 500 live entertainment organizations, has recognized three clients as recipients of the company’s Star of the Year awards and also named the inaugural winner of the Founder’s Award at the company’s annual PACnet ’15 community conference. Each organization was recognized Feb. 10 during the annual awards keynote. Paciolan is a subsidiary of the Philadelphia-based sports and entertainment firm Comcast-Spectacor.

Paciolan executives Kim Damron, Senior Vice President of Operations, and Steve Demots, Senior Vice President of Sales, announced Georgia Tech, Long Center for the Performing Arts (Long Center) and CapitalTickets as recipients of the 2014 Star of the Year Awards. Georgia Tech, Long Center and CapitalTickets were each acknowledged for their industry-leading innovations that have led to each organization achieving uncommon results by improving the customer experience, as well as overall success in ticketing, marketing and fundraising leveraging Paciolan’s solutions.
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Paciolan Announces Dima Volovik as Chief Technology Officer

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IRVINE, Calif. (Jan. 15, 2015) – Paciolan, an industry-leading provider of ticketing, marketing, fundraising and sales automation solutions to more than 500 live entertainment organizations, today announced Dima Volovik has joined the company as Chief Technology Officer. In his new role, Volovik will lead Paciolan’s product development, design, engineering and quality assurance. Paciolan is a subsidiary of the Philadelphia-based sports and entertainment firm Comcast-Spectacor.

“We are extremely excited that Dima Volovik will be joining Paciolan as our Chief Technology Officer,” said Dave Butler, Chief Executive Officer of Paciolan. “Dima has a wealth of knowledge and experience leading teams in building web-based transactional applications, driving product development and elevating quality assurance.”
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Paciolan Announces D.J. Allen as Closing Keynote Speaker at PACnet ’15 Conference

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IRVINE, Calif. (Jan. 7, 2015) – Paciolan, an industry-leading provider of ticketing, marketing, fundraising and sales automation solutions to more than 500 live entertainment organizations, today announced that D.J. Allen, Founder and Head Visionary of Xs & Os of Success, will be the closing keynote speaker at its annual PACnet community conference to be held Feb. 8-11, 2015 at the Newport Beach Marriott Hotel & Spa in Newport Beach, Calif. Allen will deliver his keynote on Wednesday, Feb. 11. Paciolan is a subsidiary of the Philadelphia-based sports and entertainment firm Comcast-Spectacor.

“Paciolan and PACnet have such great reputations nationally that we’re thrilled to be involved and have the opportunity to share our message with such an impressive audience,” said Allen, who is also an author and speaks throughout the nation. “PACnet is the perfect forum to share our powerful professional and personal experiences. For those in live entertainment as well as those in athletics, we want to provide unique insight into creating successful environments which produce winning results.”
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Paciolan Announces Mike Veeck as a Keynote Speaker at PACnet ’15 Conference

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IRVINE, Calif. (Jan. 7, 2015) – Paciolan, an industry-leading provider of ticketing, marketing, fundraising and sales automation solutions to more than 500 live entertainment organizations, today announced that Mike Veeck, will deliver the Tuesday general session keynote address at its annual PACnet community conference to be held Feb. 8-11, 2015 at the Newport Beach Marriott Hotel & Spa in Newport Beach, Calif. Veeck will deliver his keynote on Tuesday, Feb. 10. Paciolan is a subsidiary of the Philadelphia-based sports and entertainment firm Comcast-Spectacor.

Mike Veeck, “Fun Is Good” author and founder of the Fun Is Good Training, Coaching and Consulting Team, is a nationally renowned speaker, entrepreneur, college professor, marketing, promotions and customer care expert and owner of six successful minor league baseball teams. His name is synonymous with Fun! Who else would train a pig to deliver baseballs to the umpire, hire mimes to perform instant replays or lock fans out of the stadium to set an all-time attendance record for fewest people at a game?
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APACTix Launches in Singapore with New Ticketing Site and Custom White Label Solution

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SINGAPORE (Dec. 16, 2014) – APACTix, a full-service ticketing company powered by Paciolan, launched its new brand today. In a bid to support the vibrant sports and live entertainment scene in Singapore, the company aims to offer more choice by bringing two solutions to the market – event sales through the APACTix website, and a white label option where venues or organisations can create custom branded ticketing outlets through APACTix services. For event goers, APACTix offers more choice, flexibility in nationwide delivery and security when purchasing tickets.

Formerly known as New Era Tickets Asia, the rebranding of APACTix symbolises the company’s commitment to Singapore as its operational hub for the region. APACTix has invested S$3 million in setting up its infrastructure in Singapore, including a data intelligence warehouse and a local data centre for the necessary bandwidth to support high-volume sales. Read more →