LINCOLN UNIVERSITY, Pa. – The Lincoln University athletic department and TicketSmarter have entered into a two-year agreement that will make TicketSmarter the official ticket resale marketplace partner.
"We are pleased to enter into a partnership with TicketSmarter as the relationship is set to benefit the Lincoln University athletic department, fans, alumni, students and TicketSmarter," said Lincoln University Director of Athletics and Recreational Services Harry Stinson III. "This marks the first time we have ventured into the resale ticketing market, but aligns with our values to provide family fun and entertainment at all levels. We look forward to potentially growing our fan base as a result of this partnership."
Lincoln is an NCAA Division II institution, competing in the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA). The Lions, which sponsor 11 intercollegiate sports, join partners such as ESPN Events, the Rose Bowl, Pac-12 Conference, and the Ticket Smarter Birmingham Bowl.
"We are excited to partner with Lincoln University, as an extension of our strategy to develop strong, mutually beneficial relationships that provide Lions fans with an enhanced ticketing experience," said TicketSmarter CEO Jeff Goodman. "We look forward to developing our relationship with Lincoln University over the next several years."
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With seats for over 125,000 live events and 48 million tickets for sale, TicketSmarter is a national ticket marketplace whose mission is to enable customers to experience the power and excitement of live events by creating valuable partnerships while giving back to children's charities. TicketSmarter has committed to contribute $1 from all TicketSmarter transactions to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital through 2020 to help treat and eliminate childhood cancer and other life-threatening diseases, with a minimum total contribution of $250,000.
TicketSmarter is the official ticket resale partner of Rose Bowl Stadium and the title sponsor of the TicketSmarter Birmingham Bowl with ESPN Events - for more information, follow @Birmingham_Bowl on Twitter. Additionally, TicketSmarter is the official ticket resale partner of over 20 collegiate conferences, 70 universities, and hundreds of events and venues nationally.