Stadium apps and educating the ticket buyers
With a degree at UCFB (short for University Campus of Football Business) as the base, meet Nicholas Brennan who has built an impressive career within ticketing.
First a short stay at the Rugby World Cup as Ticket Office Staff back in 2015, followed by two years as a Ticket Office Sales Assistant at Birmingham City Football Club. At the same time he started his career at Warwickshire County Cricket Club, where he has climbed every step of the ticketing ladder from Ticketing Assistant via Ticketing, Membership & Retail Assistant, Ticketing & Supporter Services Assistant Manager, and Ticketing Manager, up until his current role as Ticketing Systems Manager at Warwickshire CCC and Edgbaston.
Nicholas is a true at heart ticketing professional with lots of insights and wisdom to share, and that is exactly what he's doing in this first episode of TicketingPodcast.com, season 2.
Nicholas Brennan (Warwickshire CCC & Edgbaston) bonus episode: It's Always Sunny in Birmingham
Edgbaston Cricket Ground, also known as the County Ground or Edgbaston Stadium, is a cricket ground in the Edgbaston area of Birmingham, England. It is home to Warwickshire County Cricket Club and its T20 team Birmingham Bears. Edgbaston has also been the venue for Test matches, One-Day Internationals and Twenty20 Internationals. Edgbaston has hosted the T20 Finals Day more than any other cricket ground. Edgbaston is the main home ground for the Birmingham Phoenix men's team in The Hundred competition from 2021.
In this bonus episode of TicketingPodcast.com, Warwickshire CCC's Ticketing Systems Manager Nicholas Brennan explains why cricket is so popular, how you should act to get a ticket, and of course what you can expect if you do so.