TiqIQ, Inc. garnered $600,000 following a non-brokered mezzanine offering placed among six investors. This brings to $2.3 million the total estimated amount raised by the company. The company is backed by iNovia Capital and lead investor Contour Venture Partners.
TiqIQ, Inc. is a online event tickets aggregator which aim is to make buying event tickets more transparent, efficient and simpler. The company provides ticket buyers with real-time information on the latest price trends and access to the best deals from all sellers for any event. Originally the company was operating as a white label platform for a network of publishers like The Washington Post, New York Post and sports blog network SB Nation. The company decided in 2012 to release a customer facing website destination to compete with rival SeatGeek.
The company is headquartered in New York, NY and was founded in November 2011. It is lead by founder Jesse Lawrence (CEO).