Eventbrite.com Launches Public Beta of its Affiliate Program
The Leading Site for Online Paid Event Registration Opens its Doors to Partners
SAN FRANCISCO, CA - (PRNewswire) - March 26, 2008 -
(www.eventbrite.com), the leading online registration solution for
event organizers, announced the launch of its affiliate program today.
Launching in a public beta, the Eventbrite.com Affiliate Program becomes
the first program of its kind to offer referring partners a share in the
booming online event registration space, which is projected to exceed $50
billion by 2009.
"This new program is a clear win-win for Eventbrite and our partners,
both large and small," said Kevin Hartz, Eventbrite's CEO. "By working with
affiliate websites we're not only expanding access to Eventbrite's
exceptional event publishing services, but are giving site owners the
ability to tap into one of the hottest growth areas on the Web today."
The Eventbrite.com Affiliate Program debuts with an aggressive
compensation schedule intended to reward affiliates who refer event
publishers to the site. Affiliates will be paid 25% of the fees generated
by event publishers they refer to Eventbrite.com.
"Eventbrite.com is poised to become one of the most lucrative affiliate
programs on the Web," said Jack Mardack, Eventbrite's Director of
Marketing. "Businesses and organizations of all shapes and sizes are
turning to Eventbrite.com to fulfill their online event publishing and
revenue collection needs. I expect affiliate publishers will play a major
role in the continued growth of this dynamic space."
"We are delighted to participate in the new Eventbrite affiliate
program, an innovative program for event marketers and publishers," said
Paul O'Brien, VP of Marketing at Zvents (http://www.zvents.com). "The
Zvents Media Network's hundreds of local partners already feature events
managed through Eventbrite. This is a great opportunity to provide our
users with access to leading event management tools, such as ticketing and
registration services, while increasing our revenue from our broad
promotion of things to do."
To sign up for the Eventbrite.com Affiliate Program, please visit:
Eventbrite is the best way to publish, promote, and sell out any event.
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.
For more information about Eventbrite, please visit:
Zvents is the leading local search engine featuring things to do.
Zvents provides a complete and compelling local user experience, enabling
users to find, contribute, share and promote local businesses,
entertainment, sports activities, retail promotions, events, and
performers. The company aggregates rich business and event information from
the open-web, user-contributed content, third-party event sources, and
links high-quality editorial partner content with its search index. With
the Zvents Media Platform, Zvents' local content index and search engine
powers hundreds of media partners and publishers across the Zvents Media
Network with dynamic local content. For more information, visit
Contact: Tamara Mendelsohn, Community Manager, Eventbrite at press [at] eventbrite.com.