Joel Crouch Named GM For Eventbrite's UK Operation


LONDON (CelebrityAccess) — Event ticketing platform Eventbrite has named Joel Crouch to the newly-created post of General Manager for Ireland and the UK.

Based in Eventbrite’s London office, Joel Crouch will report to Randy Befumo, vice-president of strategy and will be tasked with driving the company's growth in the region.

Crouch has 15 years experience in the technology sector and prior to joining Eventbrite, he had gigs at companies such as Google and Lanyon.

“Both the UK and Ireland have a vibrant events culture, and leading Eventbrite’s teams in this region is a chance to be part of it all. For a venue or a business it is great to see just how much Eventbrite’s online technologies can lighten the administrative burden of selling tickets, and for attendees it means that they can buy tickets anywhere, on any device and anytime. Our growth in the region is a testament to both our cutting edge technology, particularly in the mobile space, and the commitment of our experienced teams in London and Dublin," Crouch said in a press statement.

"They have done a great job establishing online ticketing over the past few years, and I’m confident that I can accelerate the drive to bring smarter and more efficient event ticketing to even more types of events in Britain and Ireland, helping event professionals work smarter and more efficiently and bringing a seamless booking experience to attendees,” he added. – Staff Writers