Dec. 20th, 2021
SOUTH WINDSOR, CT – Through a partnership with the Gotham Classic, Prolific 1 presented an on-court donation to the Veteran Tickets Foundation on Saturday December 18th at Madison Square Garden.
During half time of the St. John’s vs. Pittsburgh game, Prolific 1 Chief Executive Officer, Mike Garvie, presented the donation to Vet Tix Chief Strategy Officer, Steven Weintraub.
“Through Prolific 1’s commitment to supporting veterans, we are grateful to donate to those who have served our country,” states Mike Garvie, CEO of Prolific 1. “VetTix has been an amazing resource, and we look forward to continuing our support.”
Founded in 2008, Vet Tix provides an easy outlet for Veterans and currently serving military members, including immediate family of troops KIA to attend live events across the country.
“Vet Tix is honored to be the recipient of such a generous ticket donation from Prolific 1. Because of donations such as this, Prolific 1 and Vet Tix are able to create lifelong memories and experiences for our VetTixers and their families.” said Michael Focareto III, Navy veteran, Founder and CEO of Vet Tix.
About The Veteran Tickets Foundation
Veteran Tickets Foundation is a national 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that teams up with major sports teams, leagues, promoters, organizations, venues, and ticket holders to provide free tickets to the more than 21 million military and veterans. Currently serving military, honorably discharged veterans from all eras and branches of service, and family of those Killed In Action are eligible. Vet Tix does this to support our troops and veterans by honoring their service and sacrifice while providing positive family and life experiences, during and after their years of service to our country. To learn more about Vet Tix, go to: https://www.vettix.org/
About the Gazelle Group
The Gazelle Group is a sports marketing firm located in Princeton, NJ, specializing in event production and management, client representation, and sponsorship consulting. Gazelle produces numerous nationally-recognized events, such as the Good Sam Empire Classic benefiting Wounded Warrior Project presented by Continental Tire, the Roman Legends Classic presented by Old Trapper, the Gotham Classic, the Sunshine Slam, the inaugural Kwik Trip Holiday Face-Off, the Duke Veterans Day Weekend Showcase, the Abe Lemons Classic, the Kentucky Classic, and the College Basketball Invitational. For more information on the Gazelle Group, please visit gazellegroup.com.
About Prolific 1
Prolific 1 partners with entertainment rights-holders, combining industry-leading technology with expert analysis to drive incremental revenue and attendance for live events, on your terms.
With 250+ forward-thinking partnerships across live entertainment, Prolific 1 delivers flexible solutions that provide market strategy, real-time pricing optimization, controlled inventory management, actionable data and analytics, and more. With decades of experience and millions of tickets sold each year, Prolific 1 provides next level insight, seat by seat.