Ticket Alternative Announces Partnership with Green Savoree Racing Promotions
Ticket Alternative, a forward-thinking boutique ticketing company, today announced that it has added Green Savoree Racing Promotions (GSRP), organizers of the Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg and the Honda Indy Toronto, to its growing list of professional sports clients. GSRP will leverage Ticket Alternative’s industry-leading ticketing and reporting solutions, as well as the company’s customized call center services.
Owned by Green Savoree Racing Promotions, the Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg is an annual festival and race held on the streets of downtown St. Petersburg, Florida. The event features world-class racing and, for a fifth consecutive year, will host the season-opening race for the Verizon IndyCar Series, March 27-29.
Also part of GSRP, the Honda Indy Toronto is Ontario’s largest annual sporting event and takes place on the streets surrounding Exhibition Place near Lake Ontario and downtown Toronto. In addition to world-class racing, including the Verizon IndyCar Series as its marquee race, the event features a festival-like atmosphere, taking place June 12-14.
Ticket Alternative’s versatile ticketing platform will allow for greater customization of the event experience for racing fans including, custom packages, the ability to pick their own seats via interactive venue maps, and adding the ability for online ticket renewals. The eCommerce sites empower GSRP to manage its individual brands while gaining unprecedented access to customer data enabling them to report seamlessly and consistently.
“We are pleased to be working with Ticket Alternative who has provided us with a phenomenal platform for ticketing and reporting and other services for our multiple races,” said Kevin Savoree, Co-Owner, President and COO of Green Savoree Racing Promotions. “We wanted to create a system for both our staff and fans that is easy to use and enables them to have a positive experience, which Ticket Alternative provides.”
In addition to leveraging Ticket Alternative’s ticketing technology, Ticket Alternative will provide a tailored customer contact service solution with the support of its highly-trained Customer Service staff.
“We’re excited to partner with Green Savoree and its various racing entities and provide a turnkey solution that will benefit not just the organization but its fans,” Said Jamie Dwyer CEO of Ticket Alternative. “All of us at Ticket Alternative are looking forward to long and rewarding partnership with Green Savoree.”
About Ticket Alternative
Ticket Alternative tickets thousands of events and venues annually across the U.S. Based in Atlanta Ticket Alternative can ticket almost every type of event, large or small, including concerts, sporting events, theater productions, festivals, and parties. Ticket Alternative’s range of services includes an in-house call center, box office software, local ticket outlets, advance ticket sales including subscriptions and season tickets, donation & fund development, event marketing, access control, and event staffing. In 2012 the company added software development. In 2014 the company released Freshtix, a new platform aimed at making it even easier for event organizers to sell tickets or allow attendees to register for an event online. Ticket Alternative is also one of the largest sellers of event wristbands and custom printed tickets. The company has made the Inc. 5000 list of fastest growing private U.S. companies every year since 2009.
About Green Savoree Racing Promotions
Green Savoree Racing Promotions (GSRP) is an Indianapolis-based motorsports event ownership and management company that owns, operates and promotes race properties in St. Petersburg, Florida; Toronto, Canada and Lexington, Ohio with Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course and The Mid-Ohio School. GSRP events showcase some of the most exciting races on the continent including the Nationwide Children’s Hospital 200 and The Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio, Honda Indy Toronto and Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg. In working together since 1993, Kim Green and Kevin Savoree have won four IndyCar championships, three Indy 500 championships and the 12 Hours of Sebring as team principals, and established the first IndyCar street race in 2004.