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AMF, Decibel, Appelsap and More Dutch Music Festivals Launch StreetTeam Ambassador Programs

Posted by Joe Martin on Jul 10, 2017 11:19:00 AM

As part of our recent European exapansion, we're excited to begin working with more music festivals around the world and help them drive incremental sales through their existing fans. 

This month alone we've launched ambassador programs for seven of the biggest and best music festivals in The Netherlands - including AMF, Decibel, Festyland and Electronic Family...

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Topics: StreetTeam news, Music Industry News, Music Festival, European festivals, Music festival marketing

Tinderbox, Secret Solstice and more launch StreetTeam into eight new European countries

Posted by Joe Martin on May 30, 2017 10:34:00 AM

As the popularity of friend-to-friend selling grows for live events, more music festivals around the world are launching ambassador programs powered by StreetTeam. Shows such as Bestival, Reading and Leeds, Bonnaroo and more have proven just how effective ambassador programs can be at engaging fans, encouraging advocacy and driving incremental sales.

Now we're proud to launch ambassador programs in eight new countries across Europe - meaning StreetTeam is now available in more than 20 countries around the world!

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Topics: StreetTeam news, Music Industry News, Music Festival, European festivals, Music festival marketing

The StreetTeam 2016 Hackathon

Posted by Joe Martin on Nov 1, 2016 11:30:44 AM

At StreetTeam, we’re proud to enable everyone to find their own best way to work. There are no set office hours or locations – everyone can work wherever and whenever they want. Once a year though, we like to bring everyone together for a week of fun in a creative environment.

This year we spent the week at North Cadbury Court, deep in the vales of Somerset – the perfect backdrop for a busy week of activities, ranging from clay pigeon shooting and archery to ballroom dancing and cookery lessons.

The retreat isn't just fun and games, however. We also use it as an opportunity to share skills and ideas. One way we do that is through a hackathon which asks multi-discipline teams to solve traditional business challenges. This year, with so much recruiting underway, we were excited to see what solutions our new starters would come up with...

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Topics: StreetTeam news, hiring

Jeff Kreinik joins StreetTeam as VP of Live Entertainment

Posted by Joe Martin on Oct 25, 2016 11:41:31 AM

Today, we're delighted to announce a key hire in the appointment of Jeff Kreinik as Vice-President of Live Entertainment for North America.

Formerly Head of Festivals at TicketFly and Chief Operating Officer at Huka Entertainment, Jeff has more than 20 years' experience in the live entertainment sector. Starting today, Jeff will focus on growing SteamTeam's presence across the U.S. and Canada.

"I'm delighted to join StreetTeam and return to my roots in marketing," Jeff told Amplify. "There's a real need for software which can drive ticket sales at scale. StreetTeam makes that quick and easy, so I'm proud to help hasten its adoption across the U.S. and Canada."

Jeff joins us at an especially exciting time, following the successful closure of our $10 million funding round. Over the last 12 months we've also tripled our revenue by growing to over 150 clients and selling more than 200,000 tickets around the world. 

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Topics: StreetTeam news, news, hiring, announcement

StreetTeam raises $10 million to fuel continued growth

Posted by Joe Martin on Oct 12, 2016 11:46:28 AM

Today, we’re thrilled to announce StreetTeam has secured $10 million in funding as part of a new round led by Spring Partners, Frontline Ventures, Kindred Capital and Backed. This investment, which was announced exclusively via TechCrunch, also introduces new strategic partners such as Universal Music Group, Saatchi Invest and Peter Davies.

Today’s investment is the next step on our journey to create the world’s leading peer-to-peer sales software. At a time when brands are facing increased competition and are struggling to drive sales, we believe advocacy offers an opportunity to acquire customers by turning word-of-mouth into a genuinely scalable sales channel.

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Topics: StreetTeam news, Music Industry News, announcement