“We know Ticket Evolution will help grow the businesses of our members and further expand their loyal customer base, said Chris Dane, President of Hickory Global Partners
Delray Beach, Florida (PRWEB) January 27, 2016
Hickory Global Partners ("HICKORY”; http://www.HickoryTravel.com), a travel management services company providing innovative service, distribution and technology to its network of travel agency and supplier partners, announced today a new partnership agreement with Ticket Evolution, the silent backbone of the secondary ticketing industry with nearly $2B in global event ticketing inventory running through its platforms.
HICKORY is the first travel management services company to partner with Ticket Evolution. The agreement makes Ticket Evolution HICKORY’s newest preferred partner, while further showcasing HICKORY’s efforts to supply their membership with a plethora of tools, ultimately, giving their clients a competitive edge.
“We are very pleased to work together with Ticket Evolution to provide our members an all-in-one ticketing application,” said Chris Dane, President of Hickory Global Partners. “We know Ticket Evolution will help grow the businesses of our members and further expand their loyal customer base,” continued Dane.
Products Available/Benefits to Agents
HICKORY Members will have full access to Ticket Evolution’s new Events 365 app for travel agents. Events 365 provides unprecedented access to over 70,000 live sporting events, concerts, theatre tickets and more worldwide with the ability to up-sell directly into client PNRs, all within an agent’s existing workspace while earning competitive commissions.
The Events 365 app powered by Ticket Evolution is available for download now via the Sabre Red App Center & will soon be available for Travelport Smartpoint users.
“I and the Ticket Evolution team are excited to begin working with Hickory Global Partners. They are a group of innovative thinkers who immediately saw the value we can collectively offer to their members and their member’s travel clients. We are thrilled to begin helping HICKORY members provide a more unforgettable travel experience for their clients.” – Greg Doran, CEO, Ticket Evolution
About HICKORY - Hickory Global Partners, An INTRAVEL Company
HICKORY’s unique approach focuses on return on investment for agency and supplier partners alike, guaranteeing them a positive ROI. Its visionary hotel incentive program, a robust and one-of-a-kind air program, a car rental program, and 24/7 support products make HICKORY an important strategic partner to travel agencies. Proprietary, innovative tools designed to share data with agency partners enable agencies to make better, faster decisions – thus driving more revenue. Supplier partners benefit from measurable results and extensive distribution and marketing opportunities across the HICKORY global network, while Hotel partners gain access to a reporting platform that illustrates booking trends across the HICKORY agency network. For more information, please visit http://www.HickoryTravel.com.
About Ticket Evolution
Ticket Evolution is the silent backbone of the secondary ticketing industry with nearly $2B in global event ticketing inventory running through its platforms. Ticket Evolution develops solutions that allow premier brands to offer tickets to sporting events, concerts, theatre & more while providing the backend real-time execution, clearing & settlement across multiple distribution platforms. If you’ve ever purchased a ticket to a sports game online, or called a broker for seats to a concert, chances are our system was used somewhere in between. For more information visit: http://www.travel.ticketevolution.com/