TicketCo appoints Fortitude Communications
Fortitude Communications has been appointed by TicketCo as its retained UK strategic communications agency.
The Oxford based PR consultancy is tasked with raising the profile and awareness of the Norwegian events payment and CRM software firm which entered the UK market this year. Fortitude will provide strategic PR counsel, content creation and business development services.
TicketCo, a cloud-based events payment company was launched in Norway five years ago. It opened a London office in March with a goal to disrupt and simplify event ticketing and payments in the UK. UK clients now include Junkyard Golf Club, an indoor golf course with venues in London, Manchester and Oxford and Eastleigh Football Club.
David Kenny, TicketCo UK Country Manager said: “Fortitude fitted the brief for us to help build awareness of TicketCo, they understand our business and their strategic input, partnership lead approach and contacts both in the media and in sport are invaluable.
“It’s an exciting time for TicketCo and we’re making great progress in the UK market. Our product is being very well received by event organisers who have been waiting for a platform that provides cashless technology and marketing channels in one simple product,” David added.
Support and collaboration
Fortitude Communications was founded in 2017 by former Daily Mirror journalist and Oxford United Football Club Managing Director Greig Box Turnbull.
Mr Box-Turnbull said: “TicketCo is a brilliant young company that is already making great strides in the UK market. It has the technology, know-how and drive to really transform cashless payments and marketing in the sports and events industries. The football clubs we have introduced TicketCo to already have been hugely impressed by the platform. We’re looking forward to supporting TicketCo via a bespoke communications strategy that really pinpoints its unique identity and engages with its target audiences on a consistent basis.”
Fortitude has clients across a range of sectors including transport, sport, construction, property and tech.
For further information please contact:
Greig Box Turnbull
03301 331 074