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May
6

Villanova University Extends Partnership with Paciolan

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE IRVINE, Calif. and VILLANOVA, Pa. (May. 6, 2014) – Paciolan, the leading provider of ticketing, marketing, fundraising and sales automation solutions in college athletics, today announced that Villanova University (Villanova) has renewed its partnership with the company. Villanova will continue to leverage Paciolan’s best-of-breed online ticketing solution and implement the company’s Access [...]

Apr
2

Comcast-Spectacor brings in NBC Sports Group’s Sheehey, will work to bundle services

Originally published by Sports Business Journal | Published March 31, 2014 | By Don Muret, Staff Writer The shift in the corporate culture at Comcast-Spectacor continues four months after Peter Luukko’s sudden resignation as president and chief operating officer. Comcast-Spectacor President Dave Scott was to announce this week that Mike Sheehey, formerly of NBC Sports [...]

Jul
23

Comcast-Spectacor’s Peter Luukko Talks Venue Management, the Booming Arena Market and What’s Next

Originally published on Billboard.biz | July 23, 2012 | by Ray Waddell, Nashville   Sitting in his corner office at the Wells Fargo Center in South Philadelphia, Peter Luukko is at home in the epicenter of Philly good times, with a view of the world. Not only is Luukko, president/COO of sports and entertainment giant Comcast-Spectacor and chairman [...]

Jan
13

Exclusive: Brock Jones To Comcast-Spectacor

Billboard Magazine – January 13, 2012 By Ray Waddell In a move with national touring industry implications, Brock Jones, formerly VP of Bookings at Nashville’s Bridgestone Arena, has joined Philadelphia-based sports and entertainment firm Comcast-Spectacor in the newly-created role of VP of Bookings. Jones, a 23-year veteran booker of concerts and events, will handle bookings [...]

Mar
13

Comcast-Spectacor: The Philly Connection

Comcast-Spectacor has built a sports empire on strong relationships and a strategy of slow, steady growth. It took 2 1/2 years, but the Philadelphia Spectrum, filled with history from the Broad Street Bullies to Dr. J to The Grateful Dead, has finally been reduced to a pile of rubble. The Spectrum was the original hub [...]