Clearwater Jazz Holiday Partners With Etix For Ticketing


Raleigh, NC (Etix) May 30, 2014—The Clearwater Jazz Holiday, one of the nation’s premiere music and jazz festivals, announced today that it has partnered with Etix, a provider of comprehensive ticketing solutions, for a full range of highly customized ticketing, distribution and digital marketing services.

“We are excited to be working with Etix as our new ticketing partner,” said Gary Hallas, a member of the Clearwater Jazz Holiday Foundation.

Etix’s client-branded ticket purchase process creates a seamless experience for customers by allowing them to easily purchase tickets directly from the Clearwater Jazz Holiday website. Patrons can also purchase tickets through Etix’s toll-free customer service phone center.

“We are very proud to partner with the Clearwater Jazz Holiday, a music & jazz festival that has hosted amazing performances for more than thirty years,” said Scott Sloyer, Director of Sales at Etix. “Etix shares their enthusiasm for great live music and, furthermore, we pride ourselves on providing excellent service to our clients and to their customers.”

The Clearwater Jazz Holiday has already begun to use the full suite of Etix tools, including Analytics, Community CRM and the Etix Manager mobile app.

About Clearwater Jazz Holiday

With the Gulf of Mexico serving as its backdrop, the Clearwater Jazz Holiday is an international music festival held every October in Clearwater, FL. Over the past 34 years, the festival has hosted tens of thousands of fans and hundreds of world-class musicians, including legends such as Tony Bennett, Dizzy Gillespie and the Count Basie Orchestra to today’s artists such as Chicago, Bonnie Raitt, Little Feat, Brandi Carlile and The Avett Brothers. For more information, visit

About Etix

Founded in 2000, Etix is an international Web-based ticketing service provider for the entertainment, travel and sports industries, processing over 50 million tickets per year in 40 countries. As the largest independent ticketing company in North America, Etix provides flexible and secure online and box office ticketing solutions, integrated digital marketing services and robust e-commerce fulfillment to over 4,100 venues, theaters, arenas, festivals, fairs, performing arts centers and multi-use facilities. Headquartered in Morrisville, NC, Etix has offices in Austria, China, Germany, Holland and Japan, as well as Nashville, TN. For more information, visit

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Scott Sloyer

Scott Sloyer

Director of Sales, Etix