What Company Is Offering:
Eventbrite is the provider of online event management and ticketing services. Eventbrite makes it easy for anyone to hold a successful event of any type and size. Eventbrite is free if your event is free. If you sell tickets to your event, Eventbrite collects a small fee per ticket. So just like you, Eventbrite wants your event to be a big success.
How Much They Got From VCs:
It has got Series C round of funding from Sequoia Capital, with partner Roelof Botha previous backer of YouTube has joined as director. Now its total funding is reaching $8 million. Earlier investors include Bebo co-founders Michael & Xochi Birch, Jeff Clavier, YouTube co-founder Jawed Karim, former PayPal founding executives, David Sacks and Keith Rabois, prolific Silicon Valley angel, Ron Conway, and Flixster co-founders Saran Chari and Joe Greenstein.
How This Company Is Progressing:
This company is growing at very good pace,it is registering consistent growth of triple-digit year over year growth, 3 million monthly uniques, and projected ticket sales of over $100 million in 2009. Eventbrite can be used for fairs and festivals, to fundraisers, workshops, reunions, conferences or special holiday events.