Ticketmaster Entertainment Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Consumer ServicesCompany

Ticketmaster Entertainment has acquired 15 companies of its own, including 3 in the last 5 years. A total of 4 acquisitions came from private equity firms. It has also divested 2 assets.

Ticketmaster Entertainment’s largest acquisition to date was in 2008, when it acquired TicketsNow for $265M. Ticketmaster Entertainment has acquired in 6 different US states, and 6 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include internet software and services (54%) and software (31%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity14
    • M&A Buy Activity13
    • M&A Sell Activity2
  • Total Sectors Invested 3
  • Total Countries Invested 6
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 6

Ticketmaster Entertainment LLC

9348 Civic Center Drive,
Beverly Hills, California 90210
United States,
(310)867-7000
www.ticketmaster.com

Ticketmaster Entertainment, LLC is an event ticketing, live entertainment, and eCommerce company in the United States, Canada, and internationally.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '17 '18 '19 '20 '21 '22 T
Buy (0.2/yr) # 12 1 - - - - 13
vol $265M $265M
Sell (0.0/yr) # 2 - - - - - 2
  15

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
UPGRADED, Inc. 2018-10-18 - Add-on Acquisition
San Francisco, California · www.upgraded-inc.com
Strobe Labs, Inc. 2017-08-10 - Add-on Acquisition
, United States · www.strobelabs.com
Ticketpro AS 2017-02-16 - Add-on Acquisition
, Czech Republic
Tickethour SA 2016-07-26 - Add-on Acquisition
Glyfada, Greece · www.about.tickethour.com
Uniiverse Collaborative Lifestyle, Inc. 2015-06-09 - Add-on Acquisition
Cambridge, Massachusetts · www.universe.com
Front Gate Ticketing Solutions LLC 2015-06-09 - Add-on Acquisition
Austin, Texas · www.frontgatetickets.com
Two Toasters LLC 2015-03-31 - Add-on Acquisition
Durham, North Carolina · www.twotoasters.com
Eventjoy 2014-09-11 - Add-on Acquisition
Menlo Park, California · www.eventjoy.com
Sherpa.be 2014-09-09 - Add-on Acquisition
Groot-Bijgaarden, Belgium · www.sherpa.be
Paciolan, Inc. 2010-03-10 - Divestiture
Irvine, California · www.paciolan.com
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M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Internet Software and Services 7 (54%) - - -
Software 4 (31%) - 1 (100%) -
Consumer Services 2 (15%) 265M (100%) - -
Total 13 $265M 1 -

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 8 265M 1 -
  California 3 - 1 -
  Texas 1 - - -
  North Carolina 1 - - -
  Massachusetts 1 - - -
  Illinois 1 265M - -
Belgium 1 - - -
Canada - - 1 -
  British Columbia - - 1 -
China 1 - - -
Czech Republic 1 - - -
Greece 1 - - -
United Kingdom 1 - - -
Domestic 8 (62%) 265M (100%) 1 (50%) -
Cross-border 5 (38%) - 1 (50%) -
Total 13 $265M 2 -

Deal Values

buy # Total
$100M to $1B 1 $265M
TOTAL $265M
Largest TicketsNow, Inc.
$265M (2008-02-27)

M&A Connections

Deals
Acquired from
Investor(s)
15%
2 (15%)
Divested to
Strategic(s)
100%
2 (100%)

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