BOWLING GREEN, KY. – Western Kentucky University has appointed IMG Learfield Ticket Solutions for representation of its outbound ticket sales, as announced today by WKU’s Athletic Director Todd Stewart and IMG Learfield Ticket Solutions’ President Rob Sine.
“As our programs continue to win championships and compete at the highest level, we must continue to grow our brand and increase attendance across all our sports,” said WKU Director of Athletics Todd Stewart. “IMGLTS will provide first-class service to our fans.”
IMG Learfield Ticket Solutions, a joint venture between IMG College and Learfield, represents 41 collegiate partners for which the JV generated more than $115 million in ticket sales and fundraising revenue in 2016. This year, IMGLTS has signed three new partners, including Missouri, University of Tennessee-Chattanooga and Western Kentucky.
“The goal of Western Kentucky’s athletic administration is to create the most engaged fan base possible, and we are thrilled to bring our experienced sales and service team to campus in support of that effort,” said Rob Sine, President, IMG Learfield Ticket Solutions. “WKU Athletics values its fan and donor base, and we are excited to begin helping them fill the stands this fall.”
In 2016, IMGLTS added relationships with the Big Ten Conference, East Carolina, North Carolina, Purdue, Boise State, Oregon, Rutgers, the Mountain West Conference, Washington State, University of Alabama at Birmingham and Cal.
“We are very excited to start our partnership with IMGLTS,” said Matt Morrison, Associate Athletic Director, Marketing and Ticket Sales. “They are without a doubt the leader in the industry for sales and service. We look forward to giving our fans the best service and experience that they deserve.”