SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--StubHub, the world’s largest ticket marketplace, has partnered with CBS RADIO New York to present the StubHub Stage at the Adorama Live Theatre, the market’s newest entertainment space - a state of the art studio that will serve as a showcase for artists, newsmakers, top athletes and other special guests. Located at CBS RADIO’s broadcast facility in Hudson Square in Manhattan, the StubHub Stage at CBS RADIO New York’s Adorama Live Theatre hosted its first appearance this past Friday by international singing sensation Pitbull, featuring a talk about the singer’s upcoming album, audience Q&A and meet and greet. Highlights can be found by following @StubHub on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.
As the theatre’s exclusive stage sponsor, naming rights of the StubHub Stage comes with signage, social assets, exclusive content for StubHub fans, as well as an allotment of tickets to each of the events presented on the stage. For fans to learn how they can get access to these special events, including behind the scenes of the studio and special content from the Pitbull Experience on June 3rd, follow @StubHub on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. Future events will be hosted by a number of CBS RADIO stations including WINS-AM (News), WCBS-AM (News), WFAN-AM/FM (Sports), WCBS-FM (Classic Hits), WNEW-FM (Hot AC), and WBMP-FM (Top 40).
“Bringing the StubHub Stage to CBS RADIO New York’s Adorama Live Theatre is a natural fit for StubHub as we continue to offer fans unparalleled service and access through exclusive events,” said Jennifer Betka-Wakeford, Chief Marketing Officer for StubHub. “New York’s position as the global hub for sports and entertainment experiences, paired with the stations' unique role in the lives of New Yorkers will make for some of the most unique and dynamic curated events for fans.”
“Adorama Live is a blue chip venue – one of New York’s absolute best places to see a live concert. It only makes sense that we partner with StubHub and provide their customers with exclusive access to these truly unique, up-close and personal events,” said Marc Rayfield, Senior Vice President and Market Manager CBS RADIO New York.
The launch of the Adorama Live Theatre in November, marked CBS RADIO’s 11th performance space, joining outlets in Los Angeles, Chicago, San Francisco, Dallas, Houston, Washington, D.C. and Detroit, among others. CBS RADIO stations host hundreds of events locally that reach a diverse community of listeners and fans. Sia, Nick Jonas, X Ambassadors and Shawn Mendes all recently performed for CBS RADIO listeners.
About CBS RADIO
CBS RADIO is one of the largest major-market operators in the United States. A division of CBS Corporation, CBS RADIO owns and operates 117 major market stations across 26 markets, the majority in the Top 50. In New York, CBS RADIO owns WBMP-FM, WCBS-AM, WCBS-FM, WFAN-AM/FM, WINS-AM and WNEW-FM. For more information on CBS RADIO, please visit www.cbsradio.com.
At StubHub, our mission is simple: help fans find fun. We connect fans with their favorite teams, shows and artists and introduce them to the ones they'll love next. As the largest ticket marketplace in the world, we enable fans to buy and sell tickets to tens of thousands of events, whenever they want, through our desktop and mobile experiences, including our StubHub app for iPhone, iPad, Apple Watch and Android. Offering a superior fan experience at its core, StubHub reinvented the ticket resale market in 2000 and continues to lead it through innovation. Our industry firsts include the introduction of the first ticketing application, the first interactive seat mapping tool and the first live entertainment rewards program, Fan Rewards™. Our business partners include more than 60 teams in MLB, NBA, NHL, MLS and NCAA, AEG, AXS and Spectra Ticketing & Fan Engagement. Throughout North America, the United Kingdom and Germany, StubHub provides the total end-to-end event going experience. StubHub is an eBay company (NASDAQ: EBAY). For more information on StubHub, visit StubHub.com or follow @StubHub on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram or YouTube.com/StubHub.
About Adorama, Inc.
Adorama, Inc. is one of the world’s largest photography, video, audio and computer retailers, established in 1979 and located in New York City. Serving customers for more than 35 years, Adorama has grown from its flagship NYC store to include the leading online destination for imaging and consumer electronics, offering full lines of still and video camera gear, computers, home office and home theater equipment and more. Visit ADORAMA at www.adorama.com.