Articles tagged “eventbrite”

CEO of Eventbrite: Don’t Discount the Revenue You Can Make on Virtual Events

CEO of Eventbrite: Don’t Discount the Revenue You Can Make on Virtual Events

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Julia Hartz, CEO of Eventbrite, recently held a Q&A session as part of the Extra Crunch Live event series. She discussed the future of events and the impact Covid-19 has had on the tech giant.

3 weeks ago

Eventbrite’s $146 Million First-Quarter Loss Signals Rocky Path Ahead

Eventbrite’s $146 Million First-Quarter Loss Signals Rocky Path Ahead

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Eventbrite announced a massive hit to its revenue during its latest earnings call. The news comes after the announcement of a substantial restructuring of its workforce that saw 45 percent of its employees laid off. What does the future look like for the ticketing giant?    

2 months ago

Eventbrite Projections Falter Amid Coronavirus Impact on Events

Eventbrite Projections Falter Amid Coronavirus Impact on Events

Lauren Ward, Skift

Eventbrite reels in 2020 forecasts in light of event cancellations due to coronavirus. Despite performing better than expected in 2019's fourth quarter, the company's recent stock performance indicates a lack of confidence from investors.

4 months ago

Coronavirus Concerns Overshadow Eventbrite’s Strong Year-End Finish

Coronavirus Concerns Overshadow Eventbrite’s Strong Year-End Finish

Lauren Ward, Skift

Eventbrite closed 2019 stronger than expected, but the company's stock still stumbled after last week's earnings call. The events industry is clearly at the epicenter of the coronavirus outbreak.

4 months ago

Event Planners Move Toward Green Ways: Eventbrite Report

Event Planners Move Toward Green Ways: Eventbrite Report

Andrew Sheivachman, Skift

Small things can make a big difference when it comes to event sustainability. The structural problems with wasteful venues and food sourcing, though, still need to be dealt with.

5 months ago

How Event Planners Are Finally Embracing Green Practices: New Report

How Event Planners Are Finally Embracing Green Practices: New Report

Andrew Sheivachman, Skift

Planners are taking simple steps to address sustainability at their events, with a specific focus on reducing waste. How effective they can be in transforming their events, though, is another question altogether.

5 months ago

Eventbrite Struggles to Keep Customer Loyalty as Ticketfly Integration Drags On

Eventbrite Struggles to Keep Customer Loyalty as Ticketfly Integration Drags On

Isaac Carey, Skift

The events platform posted a solid quarter, with self sign-ups growing both in the United States and internationally. Still, if the company can't keep its larger Ticketfly clients, investors aren't going to stay happy for long.

8 months ago

Eventbrite’s Struggles Deepen as a Public Company

Eventbrite’s Struggles Deepen as a Public Company

Andrew Sheivachman, Skift

One has to wonder whether Eventbrite's struggles as a public company will make the event-tech sector less attractive to investors in the future.

11 months ago

Eventbrite Makes Much-Needed Progress on Ticketfly Integration

Eventbrite Makes Much-Needed Progress on Ticketfly Integration

Isaac Carey, Skift

Investors will be able to breathe a sigh of relief once the event and ticketing platform finally absorbs all of Ticketfly's clients.

11 months ago

Eventbrite’s Slow Ticketfly Integration Leads to Growing Losses

Eventbrite’s Slow Ticketfly Integration Leads to Growing Losses

Andrew Sheivachman, Skift

Eventbrite is getting slammed by investors as costs mount from integrating Ticketfly. The company's core ticketing business is strong, though. It needs to bring new event technology products to market once the Ticketfly quagmire ends.

1 year ago

Eventbrite Off to Fragile Start as Public Company With Revenue Concerns

Eventbrite Off to Fragile Start as Public Company With Revenue Concerns

Andrew Sheivachman, Skift

Is the bottom falling out for Eventbrite? Not really, but it needs to turn a corner soon to make investors more confident in its future. It takes time and money to build a global platform, and it looks like Eventbrite could be running out of time.

1 year ago

Event Organizers Plan for Stretched Budgets in 2019

Event Organizers Plan for Stretched Budgets in 2019

Andrew Sheivachman, Skift

Event planners are being tasked with producing more events with limited resources. Better technology can help them maximize their marketing efforts, but word of mouth remains the most effective at attracting attendees to an event.

1 year ago