AUSTIN, Texas – April 12, 2019– Indiana State Fair, Indiana’s largest multi-day event, has strategically chosen Saffire as its new ticketing partner. The two industry-leading organizations are teaming up to help customers seamlessly purchase fair tickets at any time, from any device.
“Saffire has a proven track record of providing first-class service and state-of-the-art solutions to the Fair industry, so we knew we were making a well informed decision when we selected them as our ticketing company,” said Cindy Hoye, Indiana State Fair Executive Director. “The use of fully mobile hardware through selling and scanning tickets both online and onsite, coupled with robust back-end reporting & data collection, will allow us to be more successful, all while enhancing our guest experience.”
The change highlights Saffire’s rapid growth in the ticketing industry as hundreds of organizations continue turning to Saffire’s hassle-free ticketing service. Together, the partnership presents an opportunity to change the landscape of the ticketing industry while increasing the Fair’s revenue and online ticket sales.
“It’s exciting to partner with an inspired organization like Indiana State Fair. We are always eager to work with a team that recognizes the vision and experience that Saffire can offer. We’re confident this partnership will create an opportunity for even more growth and innovation in the fair ticketing industry,” said Saffire President, Aaron Pederson.
Saffire’s one-of-a-kind ticketing platform allows organizations to manage everything about their ticketing and website from any computer or mobile device, at any time. Saffire is leading the industry by providing the only fully integrated software for both online services, while maintaining a customer-focused approach with real-time reporting.
About the Indiana State Fairgrounds & Event Center
The Indiana State Fairgrounds and Event Center is a modern public event facility that annually hosts more than 400 meetings, shows, sports and agricultural events, including the Indiana State Fair. The year-round management of the Fairgrounds is overseen by the Indiana State Fair Commission which is a quasi-governmental agency that was established in 1992, with the mission to preserve and enhance the Indiana State Fairgrounds and the annual Indiana State Fair for the benefit of all citizens of Indiana. For more information, visit www.indianastatefair.com.
Saffire empowers hundreds of clients with beautiful, unique and engaging websites, and integrated SaffireTix ticketing, including online, advance and box office sales, all with amazing real-time reporting. Saffire’s Spark content management system puts live editing power in clients’ hands by making content and tickets easy to update with unlimited help when needed. Social media, email and text marketing are also included to fuel client success. To learn more about SaffireTix, visit www.saffire.com.
Senior Director of Marketing & Partnerships