Playster and AEG Announce New Partnership
PLAYSTER & AEG ANNOUNCE NEW PARTNERSHIP THAT BRINGS
ALL-INCLUSIVE ONLINE ENTERTAINMENT TO FANS
AXS Users to Receive 30-Day Trial Subscriptions to Playster
LOS ANGELES, Calif. – April 26, 2017–Playster, the world’s first all-inclusive online entertainmentplatform, has announced a partnership withAXS,a leading ticketing and digital media platform, bringing premium, online entertainment to music and live-event fans through the AXS ticketing system. The agreement, brokered by AEG Global Partnerships, raises brand awareness for Playster through seamless integration across the AXS purchase flow and waiting room.
In addition to growing Playster’s audience, the partnership also adds value to the overall ticket-buying process for fans, providing customers with prize and sweepstakes opportunities throughout their ticket buying experience. AXS userswillhave the option to receive a free, 30-day trial subscription to Playster, which provides on-demand access to millions of songs, movies, games, books, andaudiobooks in one convenient, easy-to-use subscription. Additionally, Playster offers the most diverse digital catalog on the web, all of which can be accessed effortlessly through the app or a Web browser.
“We are thrilled to introduce our service to millions of music and live-event fansthrough AXS,” said Phillip Keezer, CEO of Playster. “AXS is known for being one of the biggest names in ticket sales for sporting events and live entertainment, and we are proud to have the opportunity to sync our services, given the value that we both place on customer experience, convenience and satisfaction.”
Founded in 2014, Playster prides itself on being the only one-stop-shop for digital consumption, providing its users with unlimited streaming and bringing all forms of entertainment together within one single subscription. As part of the brand’s “Entertainment Unlimited”mantra, Playster not only offers its users a convenient way to store all of their preferred digital content, but it also refuses to restrict usage, providing its customers with unlimited access to endless entertainment options right at their fingertips. Playster subscribers are able to spend as long as they’d like enjoying their favorite titles as well as discovering new ones with absolutely no restrictions.
In addition to having the opportunity to opt into a 30-day subscription with Playster, AXS userswill also have a chance to be entered into aflyaway sweepstakes. Users who like the Playster Facebook page, share the promotion, and sign up for a 30-day free trial, will automatically be entered into the sweepstakes. One winner will be randomly selected to win a flyaway experience to a live sporting or entertainment event in downtown Los Angeles, round trip airfare for two, a two-night hotel stay, and a $500 gift card.
As a content streaming partner, the all-in-one digital subscription service will be promoted across AXS with digital media advertising, social-media promotions, e-newsletter integrations, ad units, and site takeovers.
Playster is the world's first all-in-one entertainment platform, which takes care of everything: audiobooks, ebooks, music, movies, games and more. Boasting the most diverse digital catalog on the web, Playster gives members unlimited access to all of their favorite entertainment in one place. The service is accessible both online and offline via Playster’s website, as well as custom Android and iOS apps, from virtually any device. Learn more atwww.playster.comand follow us on Twitter (@PlaysterMedia), Facebook (@Playster) and Instagram (@PlaysterMedia).
About AXS (Note: pronounced “Access”)
AXSis a leading ticketing, data, and marketing solutions provider in the US, UK and Europe. The company and its solutions empower more than 200 clients -- teams, arenas, theaters, clubs and colleges-- to turn data into action, maximize the value of all their events and create joy for fans. It is an enterprise event technology platform that services venues, promoters and sports teams; providing fans the opportunity to purchase tickets directly from their favorite venues via a user-friendly ticketing interface. AXS serves all phases of the event life-cycle beyond just ticketing, through its consumer facing website,AXS.comand the AXS App.Headquartered in Los Angeles, California, AXS employs more than 500 professionals in multiple locations worldwide: Cleveland, Charlotte, Dallas, Denver, London and Stockholm.
AXS Group, LLC is owned by AEG, Dan Gilbert, and TPG Capital, owner of Cirque du Soleil.