Acquisitions

Ticketing Site SeatGeek Acquires Competitor FanSnap, Shuts It Down

Sports happen here, we guess. (Photo: Hashgram)

Using Liz Lemon’s school of philosophy, ticketing service SeatGeek acquired competitor FanSnap and is shutting it down.

SeatGeek, a New York-based company that describes itself as the “Kayak for event tickets,” announced today that it has purchased the assets of FanSnap for an undisclosed price. Since both sites basically do the same thing, SeatGeek’s first acquisition knocks out a major competitor. Read More