Surekha Ragavan
Jun 6, 2019

“Our job is to stay out of the way as much as possible”: Eventbrite

The global ticketing company on its rapid expansion in APAC, upgrading its distribution processes, and new ways consumers are purchasing tickets.

Pinot Palooza, a regional wine event that uses Eventbrite as a ticketing agent

Last month, global ticketing company Eventbrite announced a launch in Hong Kong on the back of its entry into Singapore in February. Phil Silverstone, general manager, Asia Pacific, Eventbrite, told CEI that while the company has been processing tickets in Singapore and Hong Kong for a number of years now, the organic growth in both markets encouraged stronger investment there.

“This first stage that we’re moving forward with in Hong Kong and Singapore is really...

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