Ticket Alternative got a couple of mentions in this month's Venues Today Magazine.
First, the magazine profiled Ticket Alternative President Iain Bluett. Here's a transcript of the piece.
Hometown: Barnstaple in Devon, England
Pet Peeves: Not delivering something on time.
Hobbies: I love music and playing keyboards. I've recently started taking lessons flying airplanes.
Favorite sports team: Manchester United
What would you be doing if you weren't in the industry?: I would probably be managing bands. I used to work with this band called The Hiss
Favorite part of your job: Going to concerts. I go to as many as I can.
Hardest part about your job: Working five days a week and not four.
Most memorable event ever attended: Oasis playing the Tabernacle in Atlanta. I went back to London in July and saw them play with 90,000 at Wembley Stadium.
Who would play at your dream concert: Piedmont Park show featuring a Stone Roses reunion with Oasis and Fat Boy Slim.
One thing people would be surprised to learn. I'm a really good cook. I love to cook Indian food.
Best advice ever received: If the job is worth doing, it's worth doing well.
Also profiled this month were Dee Dee Hill of Smith's Tix/DataTix and Jan Addison of the Orange County Convention Center.