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TA Behind The Scenes: Meet Kayla Kramer, Social Media Coordinator

TA Behind The Scenes: Meet Kayla Kramer, Social Media Coordinator

[ 0 ] June 9, 2015 |

Kayla came to us about a year ago starting off as a part-timer, and has recently joined the Marketing team as our full-time Social Media Coordinator! She’s a music-loving, Netflix-watching awesome addition to the team, and we can’t wait to see what she has in store for the team! Read on below to learn more […]

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TA Staff Playlist: Favorite Cover Songs

TA Staff Playlist: Favorite Cover Songs

[ 0 ] May 29, 2015 |

It’s time for another staff playlist! This month, we collected the staff’s favorite cover songs, because sometimes a cover brings new light to why the original was great in the first place. Give the playlist a listen and check out who picked what below! Enjoy!

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Wolf Creek Amphitheater Partners with McDonald’s & J.D. Entertainment for the 2015 McCafe Concert Series

Wolf Creek Amphitheater Partners with McDonald’s & J.D. Entertainment for the 2015 McCafe Concert Series

[ 2 ] May 21, 2015 |

Wolf Creek Amphitheater is excited to announce the lineup for the McDonald’s McCafe Concert Series, set to kick off this Saturday, May 23 at 7:00 p.m. with the ATL Soul Life Music Fest. Featured artists for the two-day ATL Soul Life Music Fest include Dwele, Chrisette Michelle, Lyfe Jennings, Eric Roberson, and more. Get $5 […]

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TA Behind The Scenes: Meet Shane Human, Client Services Representative

TA Behind The Scenes: Meet Shane Human, Client Services Representative

[ 0 ] May 8, 2015 |

Shane Human (yes, that is his real name) is one of the newer additions to the Ticket Alternative team. He’s a member of the TA Ticket Printing and Event Wristbands crew, helping out with his friendly customer service skills and sweet design skills on custom wristband orders! Shane is a pretty cool cat that loves […]

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TA Staff Picks: Favorite Craft Beers!

TA Staff Picks: Favorite Craft Beers!

[ 0 ] April 28, 2015 |

Today’s staff picks is something everyone will love – beer! In honor of the pre-sale ticket registration for the Vermont Brewer’s Festival this Friday, May 1 at 8 AM, we’ve gathered a list of a some of our favorite craft beers. The 2015 Vermont Brewer’s Festival takes place July 17-18 at Burlington Waterfront Park. The pre-sale ticket registration begins […]

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Ticket Outlet Spotlight: Criminal Records ATL

Ticket Outlet Spotlight: Criminal Records ATL

[ 0 ] April 17, 2015 |

Ticket Alternative has many ticketing outlets spread throughout the city of metro-Atlanta to help make purchasing tickets even easier for our patrons. Our outlets include CD Warehouse, Decatur CD, Whole Foods Markets all over the city, and Criminal Records in Little 5 Points. In honor of Record Store Day this Saturday, we wanted to spotlight […]

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TA Staff Playlist: HAPPY Songs!

TA Staff Playlist: HAPPY Songs!

[ 0 ] April 16, 2015 |

Here at Ticket Alternative, we’re a fun-loving bunch of folks who really love music. This month’s playlist theme is “Songs That Make You Happy.” It’s the jams that brighten even your cloudiest day. Give it a listen and see who picked each song below, then let us know what your happy song is!

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TA Behind The Scenes: Meet Leah Faircloth, Freshtix Funds Fairy

TA Behind The Scenes: Meet Leah Faircloth, Freshtix Funds Fairy

[ 0 ] April 15, 2015 |

Leah Faircloth is our spunky red-headed Staff Accountant for Freshtix who is as entertaining as she is hard-working. Originally from Dublin, GA, she has a great taste in music and some odd family traditions that she shares with us below. Read on to learn more about Leah and all the great things she brings to […]

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The Anatomy Of An On-Sale

The Anatomy Of An On-Sale

[ 0 ] April 11, 2015 |

The way tickets are sold for events isn’t a big secret but there are some things we can tell you that will help you understand how the process works. Remember these two things: patience is a virtue and a solid plan is your best friend. Three Things To Do Before Tickets Go On-Sale Create an account with […]

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Client Spotlight: Minnesota United FC

Client Spotlight: Minnesota United FC

[ 1 ] April 10, 2015 |

In the land of 10,000 lakes, Minnesota United FC represents the next era of professional soccer. The NASL championship win in 2011 after only a year’s existence proved the team is dedicated, dangerous and ready to work. MNU has come a long way over the past few years. Originally named Minnesota Thunder and owned by the […]

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Ticket Alternative Now Integrates with LivingSocial

Ticket Alternative Now Integrates with LivingSocial

[ 0 ] March 17, 2015 |

Large-scale event producers promote their events in a number of different ways. One of those is through deal sites such as Groupon or LivingSocial. There are several reasons our clients choose to use these sites and, while they can be great for promotion, they do come with some issues. Often you don’t get full access […]

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TA Behind The Scenes: Meet Virna Mendoza, Client Support Specialist

TA Behind The Scenes: Meet Virna Mendoza, Client Support Specialist

[ 0 ] March 17, 2015 |

  Virna Mendoza is one of the newest additions to our team, and since joining us she’s jumped right into the groove of things. She was a pivotal part of our success with Atlanta Jewish Film Festival and we can’t wait to see what other awesomeness she will bring! Check out our interview below to learn more […]

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TA Staff Playlist: Songs From Our Senior Year of High School

TA Staff Playlist: Songs From Our Senior Year of High School

[ 0 ] March 12, 2015 |

For our latest staff playlist, we’ve kicked the nostalgia into high gear and picked our favorite songs from the year we each graduated high school! Since we have staff members of all ages, there’s quite a range of years in this list, meaning there should be something in here for everyone. Give it a listen […]

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Ticket Alternative Announces Partnership with USL Team Austin Aztex

Ticket Alternative Announces Partnership with USL Team Austin Aztex

[ 0 ] March 6, 2015 |

Ticket Alternative continues growth in professional sports with the signing of their third professional soccer team ATLANTA (March 6, 2015) – Ticket Alternative, a forward-thinking boutique ticketing company, is proud to announce its newest partnership with the Austin Aztex Soccer Club. The Aztex will compete in USL after finishing a three year campaign in USL […]

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TA Behind The Scenes: Meet Max Meinhardt, aka MEKM

TA Behind The Scenes: Meet Max Meinhardt, aka MEKM

[ 0 ] February 23, 2015 |

Max Meinhardt is known for many things in our Ticket Alternative family: being one of the loudest employees in the building, his knack for designing his own T-shirts with his own custom logo, and starting the ever-famous Gossip Girl Wednesdays during our lunch hour here at the TA headquarters. He’s also a fantastic client service […]

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It’s National Love Your Pet Day!

It’s National Love Your Pet Day!

[ 0 ] February 20, 2015 |

It’s National Love Your Pet Day! Our TA staff has pulled together some photos of their furry friends for your enjoyment.  How are you celebrating? Tweet us at @TktAlt or comment below!  

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7 Ways Your Business Can Fail At Social Media

7 Ways Your Business Can Fail At Social Media

[ 0 ] February 10, 2015 |

Social media for your business sounds like it would be a piece of cake. You type 140 characters, you post a picture, update your status, boom. Turns out, a one track mind like that will leave your business in shambles. There’s a craft behind social media marketing; one that requires a lot of planning and insight about your […]

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TA Staff Playlist: Love/Breakup Songs

TA Staff Playlist: Love/Breakup Songs

[ 0 ] February 4, 2015 |

The Ticket Alternative staff is back at it again with our latest playlist of our favorite love and breakup songs, just in time for Valentine’s Day! So, whether you’re a lover or a hater soon-to-be-lover, we hope you enjoy our playlist! Give it a good work-day listen and see who picked what below.

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We’ve Got You Covered: Ticket Alternative Event Cancellation Process Explained

We’ve Got You Covered: Ticket Alternative Event Cancellation Process Explained

[ 0 ] February 2, 2015 |

This time last year we were recovering from the first of two snow storms that shut down our fair city of Atlanta and canceled numerous events which really put our powers to the test. In honor of this anniversary we decided to take the opportunity to highlight the steps in our cancellation process that not only […]

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Ticket Alternative Partnered with Google to Enhance Event Discovery

Ticket Alternative Partnered with Google to Enhance Event Discovery

[ 1 ] January 19, 2015 |

One of the major challenges facing venues and promoters is getting the word out about their events. Despite their best efforts, often up to 40% of tickets go unsold due to lack of awareness. That’s why Google partnered with Ticket Alternative to advance their search functionality to help fans discover awesome events and help our […]

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