Get to Know Eventful?
Eventful is a leading digital media company connecting consumers with entertainment, movies and local events. Over 21 million people rely on Eventful to find out what's happening and decide what to do; from movies, concerts and sports to family fun and nightlife. With millions of local events to choose from, Eventful provides the world's most comprehensive selection of local entertainment content and serves its users across multiple platforms including online, mobile and email, delivering highly personalized content and recommendations to each of Eventful’s 21 million registered users.
Eventful's unique, social media platform, Demand it! ® empowers fans to influence content and the location of entertainment and live events. Over 500,000 musicians, comedians, film-makers and others use Demand it! to determine where to appear based upon where their fans have demanded them.
Eventful works closely with partners in the entertainment and music industries to design and execute high impact online, email, mobile and social media marketing campaigns which drive ticket sales, attendance and tune-in for local events, movies, concerts, live entertainment and broadcast programming.
Eventful powers the online ecosystem for local events with an open platform that enables partners and web applications to leverage Eventful's data, features and functionality via the Eventful API. Over 7,000 licensees access Eventful's content platform to power local entertainment content across online, mobile, email and digital signage platforms.For the last three years, Eventful has won MediaPost’s most prestigious OMMA award (Online Media, Marketing and Advertising) for the best Integrated Online Campaign in the movie, music and entertainment categories. OnHollywood recognized Eventful as a Top 100 Company in 2012.
Eventful was founded in 2004 and is based in San Diego, Calif. It’s investors include Draper Fisher Jurvetson, Bay Partners, Telefonica Capital, Omidyar Network and others.