TIGER OFFICE PLUS EXTENDS PARTNERSHIP DEAL TO BECOME NEW TICKET OUTLET FOR ENCANA EVENTS CENTRE
ENCANA EVENTS CENTRE TICKETING NAMING RIGHTS ENABLED BY PARTNERSHIP WITH NEW ERA TICKETS
August 13, 2013, EXTON, PA - Global Spectrum Facility Management, operators of the EnCana Events Centre, is pleased to announce today that a partnership agreement has been extended with Tiger Office Plus / Tiger Printing & Stationers to become the new ticket outlet for Dawson Creek with the Tiger Box Office Plus at Tiger Printing & Stationers. Tiger Office Plus will become the new ticketing website owner with www.tigerboxofficeplus.ca becoming the new destination for online ticket purchasing at the Encana Events Centre.
“We are very excited about this new partnership deal with Tiger Printing & Stationers to become our official ticketing partner with www.tigerboxofficeplus.ca and the new Tiger Box Office Plus at Tiger Printing & Stationers,” said Global Spectrum’s Ryan MacIvor, General Manager of the EnCana Events Centre. “Tiger Printing & Stationers has been operating in the community of Dawson Creek for 42 years now and is a great community ambassador with their ongoing charity work in the city.”
Tiger Printing & Stationers, located at 916 102nd Avenue in Dawson Creek will become the new outlet for ticket purchasing. Customers will be able to use the location to purchase tickets for the events at the EnCana Events Centre Monday to Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
“Tiger Printing & Stationers has been a partner with the EnCana Events Centre since the building opened in 2008 and then extended that deal in 2011 with the Tiger Box Office Plus at the EnCana Events Centre and now we have gone even further with the new ticket outlet here at our downtown location and online with www.tigerboxofficeplus.ca,” Said George Richmond, Owner of Tiger Printing & Stationers. “The EnCana Events Centre has been opened for five years now in Dawson Creek and has quickly become a landmark for our community with the variety and high caliber of the events and we couldn’t be more proud to become a significant partner with them.”
EnCana Events Centre’s ticketing support and technology provider, New Era Tickets, a subsidiary of Comcast-Spectacor, offers sports and entertainment organizations the unique ability to own and control their brand. With ownership, venues can leverage even more collaborative and integrated branding opportunities, and partner with corporate sponsors on items ranging from ticket naming rights to advertising on inserts and ticket mailings.
“The partnership between a long standing community partner like Tiger Printing & Stationers and a community building like the EnCana Events Centre is a great fit for Dawson Creek,” Said Shaely Wilbur, Acting Mayor of the City of Dawson Creek. “Having another location for the community to go to purchase tickets for events whether it is for a concert, a rodeo event or a black tie affair is great for consumers as they have a choice in their location.”
About New Era Tickets
New Era Tickets® (neweratickets.com) is a technology-driven, full-service ticketing company that allows managers to set their own ticketing fees, control their brand, and use their customer data to create more customized marketing communications. New Era Tickets helps clients increase their ROI by providing innovative technological solutions for box office management, event management, and customer communications, all while offering full-service ticketing and marketing products for public assembly facilities, show promoters, sports teams, theatres, and entertainment organizations. New Era Tickets proudly sells tickets for over 55 multipurpose sports and entertainment venues plus special events across the US and Canada. New Era Tickets is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Comcast-Spectacor (comcast-spectacor.com).
About EnCana Events Centre and Global Spectrum
The EnCana Events Centre is a production oriented multi-purpose entertainment venue, managed by Global Spectrum. The EnCana Events Centre is home to a myriad of events including concerts, rodeos, circuses, ice skating and family shows. Global Spectrum (global-spectrum.com) manages the Encana Events Centre, as well as more than 115 public assembly facilities around the world. Nearly 20-million people attended more than 11,000 events in Global Spectrum venues last year. Based in Philadelphia, PA, Global Spectrum is part of Comcast-Spectacor, one of the world’s largest sports and entertainment companies. Comcast-Spectacor also owns the Philadelphia Flyers of the National Hockey League, Ovations Food Services, a food and beverage services provider, New Era Tickets, a full-service ticketing and marketing product for public assembly facilities, Paciolan, the leading provider of venue establishment ticketing, fundraising and marketing technology solutions, Front Row Marketing Services, a commercial rights sales company, and Flyers Skate Zone, a series of community ice skating rinks.