Cary, N.C. (January 22, 2019) – The North Carolina Football Club announced today that it will transition all ticketing platforms and services for North Carolina FC and North Carolina Courage to Ticketmaster, the global leader in ticketing software and solutions.
“We’re excited to begin our partnership with Ticketmaster,” said Brennan Barber, Vice President, Tickets and Premium Sales. “Ticketmaster is the established leader in the industry offering the most innovative ticketing technology and creating the best experience for fans.”
This transition will allow the club to leverage Ticketmaster’s best-in-class software system and offer easy, streamlined services to all fans looking to purchase tickets for North Carolina FC and NC Courage matches.
With the move, North Carolina Football Club will offer a fully digital ticketing experience in 2019, making buying and transferring season and individual game tickets easier and safer than ever. Ticketmaster will install its next generation venue software, Presence, at WakeMed Soccer Park to enable the new digital ticketing system throughout the complex.
Starting this season, North Carolina FC and NC Courage Season Ticket Members will be able to manage tickets online, including the ability to exchange unused game tickets for future games, easily transfer tickets to friends and family, and even post tickets for re-sale.
“North Carolina Football Club has one of the most dedicated fan bases in American soccer and we’re proud to partner with them,” said Greg Economou, Chief Commercial Officer and Head of Sports at Ticketmaster, North America. “With Ticketmaster’s industry leading technology, North Carolina Football Club fans are now going to enjoy a whole new digital ticketing experience – one that is easier, safer, and offers more innovative features than ever for Season Ticket Members. We’re excited to launch this new partnership with NCFC and NC Courage and can’t wait to see them in action this season.”
The team will finalize its transition to Ticketmaster’s platform in early February, with individual game tickets available for purchase at that time.
Season tickets for the North Carolina FC and NC Courage’s 2019 seasons are on sale now and feature many great packages and benefits – including the brand-new Auto-Renewal Program and traditional benefits such as exclusive meet the team opportunities. To purchase season tickets, call the Coastal Credit Union Box Office at 919-459-8144.
Click here to learn more about season tickets or call the Coastal Credit Union Box Office at 919-459-8144 to speak with a ticket representative.
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About North Carolina Football Club
North Carolina Football Club is the largest youth-to-professional soccer organization in the country, home to 14,000 players. The club is comprised of a women’s First Division team, 2018 NWSL and Women’s International Champions Cup champion North Carolina Courage (NWSL), a men’s Second Division team, North Carolina FC (USL), as well as a Premier Development League team, North Carolina FC U23 (USLPDL). The organization is also home to both Boys and Girls U.S. Soccer Development Academies in collaboration with NCFC Youth, effectively creating a true pyramid from youth recreational all the way to the professional teams. The North Carolina Football Club is owned by local entrepreneur, Steve Malik, and managed by North Carolina native and longtime soccer executive Curt Johnson. North Carolina Football Club was established in 2016 to bring the highest levels of men’s and women’s professional soccer to the state. For more information, please visit www.NorthCarolinaFC.com.