An Indianapolis-based sporting event package company has been sold. North Carolina-based QuintEvents has acquired Sport Events, which has been an official partner with teams including the Indianapolis Colts and New Orleans Saints. June 10, 2014

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CHARLOTTE, N.C., June 10, 2014 — QuintEvents, the leader in Official sports and cultural ticket and hospitality travel packages, announced its continued growth through the agreement to acquire Sport Events, a $10 million sporting event package company.

“Sport Events has a great customer base and some excellent relationships,” said Brian Learst, C.E.O. of QuintEvents. “We are very excited about them becoming part of the QuintEvents family.”

Located in Indianapolis, IN, Sport Events was formerly the Official Events & Hospitality Partners for the Indianapolis Colts, New Orleans Saints and the New Orleans Pelicans. Sport Events holds an A+ rating with the Better Business Bureau, as does QuintEvents, solidifying the alignment of values and quality of product and servicing.

The acquisition will now allow Sport Events' clients to have access to Official Ticket Packages through parent company, QuintEvents, and the high level of service and access provided through Official programming.

“Sport Events' diligence and commitment to delivering high quality sport experiences will give us an even greater sales distribution for our existing Official relationships like NFL, NBA, Churchill Downs®, Formula One Paddock Club™, Circuit of The Americas, MotoGP® Worldwide Racing, Breeders' Cup®, College Football Playoff Premium, and UFC.”


QuintEvents delivers high impact experience packages and exclusive perks to the world's most prestigious events to create unique, memorable experiences for individuals, large groups, corporate events and incentive travel. Charlotte-based QuintEvents is an Official Hospitality Provider that has established itself as America's most prominent sports hospitality company through Official relationships with the National Football League, for events including the Super Bowl, Pro Bowl, NFL Draft, NFL International Series and Pro Football Hall of Fame Enshrinement Festival, along with the National Basketball Association, Churchill Downs®, Breeders' Cup®, Circuit of The Americas™, Formula One Paddock Club™, MotoGP™ Worldwide Racing, College Football Playoff and UFC®. QuintEvents' innovative Official programs expand fan experience opportunities in a way that reflects the quality and prestige of those brands and offers clients access to larger blocks of seats, unique venue access and hospitality, celebrity appearances, interactive experiences, the best hotels and access to exclusive parties at the world's most prestigious sporting events.

Source: QuintEvents

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