Eventbrite Powers Online Event Registration for World Usability Day 2007
Over 180 Events in 40 Countries Held Simultaneously on November 8, 2007
SAN FRANCISCO, CA - (Marketwire) - December 18, 2007 - Eventbrite (http://www.eventbrite.com),
the leading registration solution for event organizers, powered the online
event registration for worldwide events celebrating World Usability Day, an
initiative of the Usability Professionals' Association (UPA).
Using Eventbrite's web-based event registration service, hundreds of event
organizers successfully promoted, managed, and sold out World Usability Day
events around the world. Over 2,500 World Usability Day participants were
registered using Eventbrite.
"We were delighted to meet the needs of these design and usability
experts," said Kevin Hartz, CEO of Eventbrite. "Our online registration
solution suits the needs of event organizers with the most basic needs to
those requiring complex requirements such as World Usability Day."
"The Eventbrite system gave us the ability to implement World Usability Day
both at the global and local level. We were able to provide our event
organizers with a system they could easily access worldwide to organize and
promote their events locally and then aggregate this information on the
World Usability Day website. We look forward to working with Eventbrite as
we continue to grow and expand World Usability Day," noted Caryn Saitz,
Executive Director of World Usability Day.
Learn more about Eventbrite's full-featured and low-cost event registration
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Eventbrite's self-service event planning solution enables event holders to
publish events and begin selling in minutes, increase attendance, collect
credit card payments online, track sales, and more. Eventbrite, is based
in San Francisco, California, and serves event organizers around the world.
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ABOUT WORLD USABILITY DAY
On November 8, 2007, towns and cities around the world united around a
common global goal of improving
user-centered design with this year's theme focused on healthcare. World
Usability Day was founded in 2005, an initiative of the Usability
Professionals' Association (UPA), to ensure that the services and products
important to life are easier to access and simpler to use.
For more information and a complete list of World Usability Events and
Webcasts, visit www.worldusabilityday.org.
Contact: Julia Hartz, VP of Marketing, Eventbrite at julia [at] eventbrite.com.