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Drake University to Partner with Paciolan for Ticketing Solutions

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IRVINE, Calif. (June 26, 2024) — Drake University announced today a partnership with Paciolan, the leading mobile ticketing, marketing, and fundraising solution provider to deliver an industry-leading ticketing system to serve events for Drake Athletics including the Drake Relays. The collaboration aims to enhance the ticketing processes and overall experience for athletics events by embracing Paciolan’s comprehensive suite of solutions and offerings.


Under the partnership, Paciolan offers enhanced ticketing options, providing attendees with a user-friendly and efficient way to access events. Paciolan’s digital ticketing technology will enable Bulldog fans to purchase mobile tickets, receive them instantly via text, and scan their mobile ticket at the venue.


“We are proud to offer Bulldog fans a ticketing solution to enrich the customer experience through a trusted, industry leader like Paciolan. Fans will utilize mobile technology to easily access their tickets and our staff will benefit from the resources Paciolan provides to improve our relationships with our loyal supporters.”

Brian Hardin, Director of Athletics at Drake University


Fans and donors will benefit from an integrated ticketing and marketing platform powered by Paciolan. Drake will also take advantage of Paciolan’s comprehensive ticketing, marketing, analytics and patron management technology to help Drake University gain insights into its fans and build personalized customer programs.


Image of the Drake University track during a meet with fans watching

“We are excited to bring our innovative, ticketing and fan engagement solution to Drake Athletics. We take pride in delivering exceptional customer experiences that foster growth and strengthen connections with fans, alumni, and donors.”

Deana Barnes, President of Paciolan., Drake Athletics' official website, powered by Learfield’s SIDEARM Sports, will continue to provide secure, convenient, and integrated links to purchase tickets


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