Clark Atlanta University selected TicketReturn, an industry-leading box office, online, and mobile ticketing technology company, as the university transitions from paper ticketing to digital.
TicketReturn offers two decades of technology management experience and unrivaled client support to help clients across the country exceed their goals. The Charlotte, N.C.-based company provides a full suite of ticketing innovations, including event marketing, access control, attendance reporting, accounting, and fundraising features for sports and entertainment venues.
“We switched to TicketReturn at Clark Atlanta University to provide our community members with a seamless digital ticketing experience. Their enhanced features will allow our guests to purchase and transfer tickets to events from their mobile devices”, said Rita McDaniel Raines, Director of Financial Systems and Solutions at Clark Atlanta University. “We look forward to a valuable partnership with TicketReturn.”
Clark Atlanta University chose TicketReturn for its industry-leading technology and advances in digital ticketing. In addition, the university looked for a partner that could provide dedicated client support throughout the digital transition process.
“TicketReturn is excited to bring our technology to Clark Atlanta University to help them achieve their goals of providing a completely digital ticketing experience for their customers,” said Christie Hussey, Chief Operating Officer for TicketReturn. “In addition to providing their team with a digital ticketing solution, we are excited to introduce a customer-friendly platform to their community.”
This partnership furthers TicketReturn’s commitment to providing ticketing solutions and services to professional sports, colleges & universities, performing arts, high schools, and museums throughout the country.
TicketReturn is a leading box office and online ticketing services provider, serving more than 300 client venues and issuing more than 55 million tickets annually. As a leading provider of ticketing services for Minor League Baseball (MiLB) in the U.S. and Canada, TicketReturn also serve minor league hockey teams, soccer, basketball, and lacrosse. TicketReturn’s diverse client venues range from theater and casino showrooms, to motorsports, horse racing, university arenas, and sports stadiums, reflecting the ease of use and scalability of the platform.
About Clark Atlanta University
Clark Atlanta University was formed with the consolidation of Atlanta University and Clark College, both of which hold unique places in the annals of African American history. Atlanta University, established in 1865 by the American Missionary Association, was the nation’s first institution to award graduate degrees to African Americans. Clark College, established four years later in 1869, was the nation’s first four-year liberal arts college to serve a primarily African American student population. Today, with nearly 4,000 students, CAU is the largest of the four institutions (CAU, Morehouse College, Spelman College, and Morehouse School of Medicine) that comprise the Atlanta University Center Consortium. It is also the largest of the 37-member UNCF institutions. Notable alumni include: James Weldon Johnson; American civil rights activist, poet, and songwriter (Lift Every Voice and Sing “The Black National Anthem”; Ralph David Abernathy Sr., American civil rights activist; Congressman Hank Johnson, Georgia District 4; Kenya Barris, American award-winning television and movie producer; Kenny Leon, Tony Award-winning Broadway Director; Jacque Reid, Emmy Award-winning Television Personality and Journalist; Brandon Thompson, Vice President of Diversity and Inclusion for NASCAR; Valeisha Butterfield Jones, Chief Diversity and Inclusion Officer at the Recording Academy. To learn more about Clark Atlanta University, visit www.cau.edu.