Taking the Stage at Ignite Seattle #29

The year is off to a great start: I’ve already fulfilled my New Year’s Resolution, and it’s only February. Here’s my story: “How the Super Loop Saved Me.” (See video below.) Afterward, someone in the crowd asked me why I decided to give my talk… A few years ago I discovered, rather by accident that an event
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Goodbye Turtle, Hello Hare: New Scanner App

Allow us to proudly introduce the new Brown Paper Tickets Scanner app. Designed for use with our box office tools, the scanner app allows event organizers to scan tickets and check-in guests right from mobile devices. Download new scanner app in Google Play  Download new scanner app in Apple Use the app to improve your event’s
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Save the Date: National Radio Day Celebration in Seattle

Seattle-area radio lovers, listeners, indie producers and stations, save the date for National Radio Day, August 20. Coordinated by our Doer, Sabrina Roach, the flagship event for the first coast-to-coast celebration will happen right downtown. Radio enthusiasts are welcome to stop by, view an interactive 6-foot-tall radio tower installation and see a youth-run pop-up radio station
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Living + Giving in NYC

Wine and dine. Games and giving back. That’s how Brown Paper Tickets celebrates milestones. This past May marked two major ones—we recently opened a New York City office and our crew is now up and running in the Big Apple. We also celebrated our 15th Anniversary (woot). That’s 15 years of a beautiful relationship between
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What Bootstrapper Award Winners Look Like

Brown Paper Tickets won the 2015 GeekWire Awards’ Bootstrapper of the Year. Quite an honor for a company celebrating its 15th anniversary using corporate social responsibility vs. venture capital as a propelling business backbone. Thank you to all who voted for us. GeekWire reported that 25,000 votes were cast among numerous categories and finalists and
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Brown Paper Tickets Named Finalist for GeekWire Bootstrapper of the Year

Fantastic news. GeekWire, the national technology news site nominated Brown Paper Tickets for Bootstrapper of the Year. Vote for us now or read on and find out what makes us viable bootstrappers. 3 Reasons to Vote for Us  1. After launching the world’s first free ticketing and event registration service, Brown Paper Tickets has remained
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Celebrate UNESCO World Radio Day with Us

Community radio is something to celebrate. It brings people together, allows freedom of expression, spreads joy, music and so much more. Celebrate it today, World Radio Day, an UNESCO holiday and global series of events honoring democracy, community, education and cultural ties. Brown Paper Tickets is doing it up big with a reception and party
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Fight for Fair Web Access in Seattle

Brown Paper Tickets’ Doer, Sabrina Roach is shaking things up in mild-mannered Seattle. She’s leading a grassroots group of community activists, tech-workers and artists in a campaign to make Internet a city-owned utility. The goals are clear: improve speeds, lower prices and allow all residents Internet access. But the campaign still needs a name and
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New Burlesque Hall of Fame Fund

Brown Paper Tickets has long supported the sassy, sultry, outrageous-in-the-best-way burlesque community. We want to ensure that the burlesque story (your story) is told with care and that legends live on to inspire its future. We’re excited to announce our new Burlesque Hall of Fame Fund. Established from a friendly acquisition of GlitterTix, this new
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Revolutionary Fee-Free Donation Tool Gives More to Good Causes

Got a big heart? You’ll love this. Ready, set, raise more money. With our fee-free online donation tool, you can maximize money for good causes, projects and organizations with no service fee taken from Brown Paper Tickets. Zero. Zilch. Nada. No contract. No deadlines. No limitations. No charge from us. $667,047 has been raised to
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