Tixr Selected as Exclusive Ticketing Partner of the Schaumburg Boomers
(Schaumburg, Illinois and Santa Monica, CA – December 4, 2023) Tixr, the world’s fastest-growing privately held primary ticketing and event commerce marketplace, and the Schaumburg Boomers baseball team, today announced a deal making Tixr the team’s official ticketing partner.
"Tixr is honored to be named the official ticketing partner for the Schaumburg Boomers," expressed Nate Liberman, Tixr's Vice President of Sports. "As the four-time Frontier League Champions and leaders in attendance, the Boomers epitomize excellence in both on-field performance and fan engagement. We are excited to elevate their success further by seamlessly integrating our cutting-edge technology, and enhancing the overall fan experience."
Founded in 2011, the Schaumburg Boomers secured titles almost immediately after joining the Frontier League, with wins in 2013, 2014, 2017, and 2021. As four-time champions, the Schaumburg Boomers will utilize Tixr’s unique e-commerce platform to cater to the team’s fans located throughout the Midwest region. On average the team hosts more than 70,000 fans a year, the highest total attendance rate in Frontier League history since 2007.
Located less than an hour outside of Chicago, Wintrust Field, the Boomers home field, earned the team two consecutive Postseason Awards for Field of the Year following the 2022 and 2023 seasons. Partnering with Tixr will complement their sophisticated fanbase by completely elevating the ticketing experience.
“We are thrilled to partner with Tixr,” said Schaumburg Boomers’ Executive Vice President & General Manager, Michael Larson. “This partnership will further enhance our ability to offer Boomers fans a seamless, best-in-class ticketing process.”
Ranked #25 on a16z’s Marketplace 100: 2023 list, which tracks the fastest growing privately held companies in America, Tixr exclusively powers more than 500 of the most respected live entertainment brands in 40 countries, including Wynn Nightlife, Riot Fest, Acura Grand Prix of Long Beach, Riot Games Arena, Playa Luna Presents, Sturgis Buffalo Chip, Lightning in a Bottle, and many others. With notable backers like Dragoneer Investment Group, Verance Capital, Helium-3 Ventures, and Sony Innovation Growth Fund, the 10-year-old company is well-capitalized and profitable. Since its inception, Tixr has processed over $1 billion in transactions through its platform built for unified commerce and sales beyond tickets.
For ticketing information for the Schaumburg Boomers visit boomersbaseball.com/tickets/.
Tixr, a global experiential commerce leader, is transforming the ticket-buying experience. Born from a fan-focused frame of mind, the Tixr platform empowers large-scale events, facilities, and teams with simple solutions to highly complex ticketing and e-commerce problems. Leveraging sophisticated technology, Tixr creates products that go beyond ticketing to evolve the way large-scale event creators do business and delivers a positive experience from the initial ticket sale to the moment of arrival and beyond. Find upcoming events at Tixr.com and learn more about Tixr platform at creators.tixr.com.
About the Schaumburg Boomers
The Schaumburg Boomers are members of the Frontier League, an official MLB Partner League. Since 2012, the Boomers have been providing Schaumburg, IL and the Chicagoland Area with affordable, family-friendly entertainment at Wintrust Field along with Championship caliber baseball; winning 4 Frontier League titles. The 2024 Frontier League season begins in May with the Boomers Home Opener on May 13th.