XLIVE Sponsor Info

Special thanks to all XLIVE sponsors and exhibitors. Collectively, XLIVE supporters represent some of the most committed and forward thinking organizations in the festival community. If you are interested in learning more about sponsoring, exhibiting or joining the XLIVE community please fill out the form below or contact us at sponsorship@xlivecon.com and our team will get back to you within 48 hours. 

We look forward to hearing from you!

Our Kind Sponsors

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Presenting Sponsor

Feathr

Feathr

Feathr is the all-in-one marketing solution for events and associations. Our lineup of proven tools like Retargeting, Social Advertising, Digital Invites, and Website Surveys work together to help you easily do your best marketing. Today more than 1000 event organizers and associations like UBM, Emerald Expositions, CES, and NAB use Feathr to market to more than a hundred million of their customers. http://www.feathr.co

Foundry IV

Foundry IV

LVCVA

LVCVA

Las Vegas has so many entertainment, dining, shopping, nightlife, golf and spa options, it can be tough to choose which experiences are perfect for your trip. That’s where we come in. We’re the authority on shows and events, food and drink options, things to do and more, to help you plan the perfect Las Vegas Adventure. VisitLasVegas.com

TicketGuardian

TicketGuardian

Ticket Guardian strive to bridge the gap between the "Non-refundable" world that is ticketing and bring peace of mind, understanding that life still happens while adding value to both our partners, merchants, and customers.

Front Gate Tickets

Front Gate Tickets

Front Gate Tickets is redefining the festival ticketing experience for promoters and fans through innovation, creativity, and technology. We have powered over 400 festivals across the US and Canada and continue to develop our suite of products for ticketing and access control, to marketing, sponsorship activations, and analyzing the performance of live events. Front Gate Tickets takes pride in making our clients feel like part of our family by combining best-in-class services with a second-to-none suite of products. We take a unique view of your business and offer proven solutions that expand reach, increase ticket sales, and improve efficiencies.

Complete Show Services

Complete Show Services

Complete Show Services works as a General Contractor, Exhibitor Appointed Contractor (EAC), we build custom exhibit booths, we offer storage, transportation logistics and we create positive Brand based exhibit experiences.   Having successful tenure in all areas of Trade shows, Conventions and Corporate Meetings, Complete Show Services knows how to manage these areas in a cost and production efficient, professional manner.  Our decades of “Complete Show Services” experience is broad and deep and that’s what makes the difference for our clients.

Complete Show Services
Experient

Experient

Are you designing events or experiences? The challenge to capture and maintain guest attention has never been greater. Your events must be meaningful, motivational and remarkable. At Experient<http://www2.experient-inc.com/>, A Maritz Global Events Company, we combine people-centered insights and science-based principles to help you design transformational experiences for your guests. By unifying tactical services such as planning, sourcing, ticketing, housing and beacon tracking, we gather their demographic and behavioral data. This data is interpreted and insights are applied, leading to transformational guest experiences that foster attendance, loyalty and growth. With Experient you design the journey, not just the destination. Together we are Perfecting the Event Experience®.

Experient
Eventbrite

Eventbrite

Eventbrite is the world’s largest ticketing and event technology platform, powering two-million events around the world each year. From large-scale music festivals to intimate concerts, marathons and conferences, we help hundreds of thousands of organizers promote and manage their event, sell more tickets, and deliver experiences that enrich people’s lives.

Eventbrite
Thuzi

Thuzi

Thuzi is a worldwide leader in technology that blends events, mobile applications and digital campaigns that are truly Social by Design. Events powered by the award winning Thuzi Event Pass Platform leverage Thuzi’s extensive social media experience and game changing technology. These capabilities help our clients turn “live” events into “life” events shared across social media to achieve unparalleled brand immersion and monetization.Thuzi’s event & mobile platforms power events of any size from single photo activations for one brand to many activations across multiple brands, using one powerful registration credential.

Thuzi

Premier Sponsor

True Digital Industries

True Digital Industries

True Digital Industries is a technology company that specializes in printing textile products. We are a disruptor of the old fashioned and out of date textile apparel supply chain. We work closely with our customers to personalize and deliver products while protecting our customer’s gross margins. We are a domestically based international supplier.  True Digital Industries is a creative innovator engaged in manufacturing products that promote individuals, organizations and activities through personalization and customization. We want to partner with you to craft specialized products to assist you in marketing your assets.

  • Technology Company that happens to print textiles
  • A disrupter of the old- fashioned and out- dated textile/apparel supply chain
  • Insurance company protecting our customers’ gross margins
  • Domestically based international supplier
  • Creative Innovators manufacturing products that promotes individuals, organizations, and activities thru personalization and customization
  • Let us help you craft specialized products to assist you in marketing your assets

Intellitix

Intellitix

Intellitix is a technology company for live events and event organizers. We provide a framework for event organizers to help them build safer, more profitable events. By taking care of how people enter an event, how they purchase things, how they interact with brands, and the data that connects all of those, we allow organizers to focus on their vision — the things that make their event unique.

Greater New Orleans Sports Foundation (GNOSF)

Greater New Orleans Sports Foundation (GNOSF)

Organized in August of 1988, the Greater New Orleans Sports Foundation (GNOSF) is a non-profit 501 (c) (4) organization whose mission is to attract and manage sporting events that have a positive economic impact on the Greater New Orleans area. The GNOSF not only has attracted hundreds of sporting events to our area, but our coordinating efforts guarantee their success. With every event the GNOSF brings to the area, the beneficiaries of our efforts are wide in scope, including the hospitality industry, city, parish and state taxes, business community, local youth, facilities and the event organizers themselves. www.gnosports.com | www.neworleansbowl.org

TicketSocket

TicketSocket

TicketSocket offers total control with none of the time & costs of creating a custom solution. We are revolutionizing the way companies transact in the events space. We believe that no organization large or small will ever want "LESS CONTROL" over their Money, Data, Brand, and Functionality. Through our proprietary plug framework, white label tools, and open API’s, we are pioneering a new level of interactivity and customization for event promoters, venues, developers and even ticketing companies. Building a custom solution is time-consuming and costly. With plug-and-play tools, widgets and advanced flexible API’s; organizations can now leverage the TS framework to have their own true tailored white label solutions.

Umbel

Umbel

At Umbel we empower some of the most recognizable names in sports, media, entertainment and nonprofit to acquire and unify your customer data so that you can deliver highly personalized campaigns with incredible speed to increase engagement, revenue and loyalty. Visit www.umbel.com to learn more.

Tango Card

Tango Card

Tango Card provides a global catalog of digital gift cards for your reward, incentive, and payment disbursement needs. Access Tango Card's ordering portal, bulk delivery service, or Rewards as a Service API to integrate digital gift cards to fit your program user experience. With a global gift card catalog of over 400+ retailers and Reward Links there’s a reward for everyone at Tango Card. Check out more at www.tangocard.com.

SquadUP

SquadUP

Squad Up: SquadUP is a mobile-first ticketing, event management and audience engagement platform. The Company provides software to more than 600 customers including American City Business Journal, The New York City Wine and Food Festival, The Charleston Wine and Food Festival, The New Orleans Wine + Food Experience, The San Diego Bay Wine and Food Festival, Fullscreen Live, The Duke Global Entrepreneurship Network, Gladiator Rock N Run, The USC Center for Body Computing, and Richmond Jazz Festival. The platform's major value proposition hinges on an integrated, fully-featured mobile app for attendees and organizers in addition to a completely white labeled implementation package for enterprise customers." http://press.squadup.com/

EventBots by Sciensio

EventBots by Sciensio

Sciensio's EventBots solution are Artificial Intelligence ChatBots that allow attendees to text questions and get answers wherever, whenever and on whatever device they choose, without the need to download an app or learn a new system. Our conversation design and AI technology combine to deliver exceptional attendee support and a superior event experience all while saving event organizers’ valuable time and money.  Importantly, the system can be used to notify attendees via text on their phone of last minute changes or emergencies with just a few keystrokes from an organizer.

See Tickets

See Tickets

Founded 25 years ago, See Tickets is an experienced international ticketing organization offering a comprehensive suite of ticketing solutions. We provide excellent personal service, a state of the art platform and tremendous marketing support to our clients. We serve over 5,000 clients globally, including attractions like The Eiffel Tower, The Queen Mary, Flower Fields and others. See Tickets is a subsidiary of Vivendi SA, an international Media and Content business, employing more than 16,000 staff with revenues in excess of $12 billion. Contact us to find out how we can help you sell more and worry less.

See Tickets
WorldStage

WorldStage

WorldStage provides Audio, Video and Lighting technologies to live event communities, specializing in developing unique and imaginative technical solutions. We create and deliver technologies that range from engaging an individual during an activation to delivering a transformative experience for an audience of thousands. Our 30+ year history and unparalleled technical expertise combined with an extensive R&D focus is why WorldStage is recognized as both a pioneer and leader in LED video, media servers, projection mapping, audio design and full-service lighting. This peerless combination of technology and expertise consistently positions our clients and partners as leaders in their own industries.

WorldStage

Supporting Sponsor

Connect&GO

Connect&GO

Connect&GO is a global leader in RFID solutions for the leisure, sports and entertainment industries. Our platform includes three configurable modules: ACCESS CONTROL, CASHLESS PAYMENTS and EXPERIENTIAL ACTIVATIONS that provide our clients with the visibility and management tools they need. We've partnered with major brands and agencies around the world, turning creative ideas into fully connected, frictionless experiences. http://www.connectngo.com

Patron Technology

Patron Technology

Patron Technology is the integrated event technology solution that enables event organizers to create deeper and more profitable relationships with their ticket buyers, fans, and supporters. Under the investment umbrella of Providence Strategic Growth, Patron Technology’s brands include PatronManager, ShowClix, Ticketleap, SeatAdvisor, and Greencopper. Powering events like New York Comic Con, Coachella, The Daily Show, Julliard, Sonar, and MoMa, Patron Technology provides event organizers with the technology and expert services they need to grow their businesses. Here is the Patron Tech link: https://patrontechnology.com/

HelloSugoi

HelloSugoi

HelloSugoi is a blockchain-based, data-empowered event management ecosystem striving to align the economic relationship between artists, event organizers, vendor services, and consumers. We enable a decentralized, secure, and transparent means to allocate event tickets utilizing the encryption features of blockchain technology. Through the use of price discovery data, HelloSugoi delivers the ability to design smart pricing models to increase efficacy in both primary and secondary markets, thereby strengthening the financial backbone of the live events industry.

Backstage Networks

Backstage Networks

Backstage Networks (BSN) is THE IT expert for the the touring, festival and event industries. BSN is a licensed telecommunications carrier, facilities-based VoIP system operator and world-class venue IT operator. With over 20 years of experience in providing complex fixed and temporary wired and wireless infrastructure, BSN is the most experienced and capable service provider for sports, entertainment and commercial tours, festivals and events. http://www.bsnlive.com

MGM Resorts International

MGM Resorts International

MGM Resorts International is a global entertainment company with national and international locations featuring best-in-class hotels and casinos, state-of-the art meetings and conference spaces, incredible live and theatrical entertainment experiences, and an extensive array of restaurant, nightlife and retail offerings. MGM Resorts creates immersive, iconic experiences through its suite of Las Vegas-inspired brands. The MGM Resorts portfolio encompasses 27 unique hotel offerings. www.mgmresorts.com

Vendini

Vendini

Vendini's all-in-one festival solution helps festival and live event organizers sell more tickets, engage fans with kickass marketing, simplify on-site operations, collect data and look damn good while you do it with custom RFID wristbands so you can deliver what your fans came for — a first class, unforgettable experience. www.vendini.com 

Shanghai New International Expo Centre (SNIEC)

Shanghai New International Expo Centre (SNIEC)

Located in the heart of Shanghai, a city of over 25 million people, the Shanghai New International Expo Centre (SNIEC) is the largest Western owned and run exhibition center in China. It is easily accessible via multiple metro and bus lines, is 20 minutes from the Shanghai Pudong International Airport (PVG), and has parking for 4700 vehicles. With over 2 million square feet of ground level indoor space (spread over 17 column-free buildings), 1 million square feet of outside space, and 3 entry points, SNIEC is designed for adaptability.

Greenberg Glusker

Greenberg Glusker

For nearly 60 years, Greenberg Glusker has held a unique position in Los Angeles as a full-service law firm, with particular expertise in bankruptcy/insolvency, corporate, employment, entertainment, environmental, intellectual property, litigation, private client services, real estate, and taxation. Committed to providing a wide range of services, Greenberg Glusker combines the personal attention of a boutique firm with the strength and breadth of services customarily found in a multi-office, international firm.

Greenberg Glusker

Creative Partner

Ultimate Festival Guide

Ultimate Festival Guide

With over 10,000 music festivals taking place worldwide annually, Ultimate Festival Guide aims to become the only source of festival news and information that festival fans will need to make sure their next festival experience is the best it can be!

The Esports Observer

The Esports Observer

The Esports Observer is your one-stop-shop solution for the business of esports. Providing news, jobs and analytics for social media and streaming.

Billboard Touring Conference & Awards

Billboard Touring Conference & Awards

The Billboard Touring Conference & Awards is the only live music awards show that honors acts, executives, venues, agents, managers, and events. After 12 consecutive years in New York, the 13th Annual Billboard Touring Conference & Awards will take its industry-leading gathering of the live music business to the West Coast on November 9-10, 2016 at the SLS Beverly Hills.

National Sports Forum

National Sports Forum

The National Sports Forum is the largest annual cross gathering of the top team sports marketing, sales, sponsorship, promotions and event entertainment executives from throughout the broad spectrum of teams and leagues, (e.g., NFL, MLB, NBA, NHL, MLS, Minor Leagues, Colleges, etc.), in North America. The Forum meets each year for three-days of networking, idea sharing and listening to the industry's top spokespeople, through numerous breakout sessions, panel discussions, networking events and keynote speeches. The 23rd Annual National Sports Forum will be held February 11-13, 2018 in Frisco, Texas.  

Music Business Association

Music Business Association

The Music Business Association is a non-profit membership organization that advances and promotes music commerce across all delivery models.

The Confluence

The Confluence

The Confluence is a full-service media agency that delivers best-in-class publicity, branding and content strategy to many of the world’s most influential brands, festivals, and artists. We help our clients make the biggest impact possible through our proprietary processes and the distribution of compelling content. We live for analytics and die for aesthetics.

Player 2 Studios

Player 2 Studios

Player 2 Studios is an eSports-focused sponsorship and marketing studio that connects brands with teams, publishers, and events.

Esports Ad Bureau

Esports Ad Bureau

The Esports Ad Bureau cuts through the clutter of the rapidly expanding esports market so that brands have an easier path to reaching this valuable and engaged audience. We bring forward premium ad opportunities for U.S. marketers. The organization is dedicated exclusively to esports to facilitating value proposition messaging common to all members, providing esports ad landscape education and guidance to agencies and brands and promoting best practices and accepted ad metrics.

Dot Esports

Dot Esports

Dot Esports is the premier destination for Esports coverage online: League of Legends, CS:GO, Overwatch, FGC, and more.

Esports Insider

Esports Insider

Based in London, Esports Insider is a media platform for Esports professionals. We feature the latest stories alongside opinion pieces and interviews with those making waves in Esports business. We also offer content creation services and produce industry events with our parent company SBC.

Ultimate Media Ventures

Ultimate Media Ventures

Ultimate is a highly specialized gaming and eSports innovation company with services ranging from strategic consulting & content production to creating lifestyle products & event experiences. Our team has the ultimate ability to apply our extensive gaming and Esports industry experience to help brand partners navigate the deeply nuanced global Esports game community and culture. Ultimate features venture backed innovations and initiatives in Esports lifestyle apparel, news content, VR and experiential design.

GameDaily.biz

GameDaily.biz

GameDaily.biz, a trade publication relaunched by Greenlit Content in 2018,  looks at the games business through the lens of culture. Our mission is to keep industry professionals informed with key insights and analysis of the most important trends in the space but also to educate the passionate industry enthusiast.

Thunder Gaming

Thunder Gaming

Thunder Gaming is the gaming division of Thunder Studios, the largest independent production facility on the West coast totaling more than 150,000 square feet.

Pollstar

Pollstar

Pollstar.com is the concert industry standard for customized information searches, boxoffice information, business analysis, artist itineraries and up-to-the-minute business news. This is your go-to database for everything from tour histories to executive contact information and it is all included with a subscription to Pollstar.

Innovation & Tech Today

Innovation & Tech Today

Innovation & Tech Today is the leading publication for insightful coverage of today’s most innovative technologies. Our dedicated team of experts and journalists are committed to sharing the stories of top scientists, inventors, and influencers with our growing audience. We strive to bring creativity and imagination to our coverage of breakthroughs in education, engineering, science, gaming, technology, and business. Each quarter we feature special contributors and trendsetters who are propelling their industries forward. Our focus on sustainability, clean energy, business strategy, sports and medical technology, smart products, and community engagement has placed Innovation & Tech Today at the forefront of the technological evolution. Join our growing community of contributors and fans and let us keep you on the cutting edge.

IAVM

IAVM

The International Association of Venue Managers, having significant influence in a global industry, is the acknowledged organization providing superlative leadership, cutting-edge innovation, advanced education, supportive advocacy, opportunities for networking and connection to other venue professionals around the world.  Committed to international membership growth and development, the IAVM is the preeminent source for all public assembly related research, information, services, and life-safety issues worldwide.

LDI

LDI

LDI provides you with an exclusive opportunity to see and demo new gear on October 17-23 at the Las Vegas Convention Center, while providing you with the cutting-edge training you need. Network with your peers, and connect with manufacturers, as they debut their latest products and services to the entertainment technology industry.

NY Media Festival

NY Media Festival

NY Media Festival brings together senior games, music, television and video leaders, brands and marketing execs as well as investors and start-ups over two days for Digital Music Forum (October 4), NY Games Conference (October 4), Future of Television (October 5), and Rights Tech Summit (October 5). Check out www.mefest.com for more information.

Group Y

Group Y

Founded in 2006, Group Y is the original and leading collective of professionals focused on youth marketing, action / outdoor sports, entertainment and other progressive and expressive cultures. Our mission is to intersect influencers across industries and ignite ideas that inspire the current and next generation leaders and decision makers. Leveraging events, outreach, content and consultation, Group Y takes the work out of networking and strengthens the areas where industries overlap.

Group Y
Amplify Media

Amplify Media

Amplify Media is the fastest growing news outlet for the Venues and Live Events industry.

Canadian Music Week

Canadian Music Week

Canadian Music Week is recognized as one of the premier entertainment events in North America focusing on the business of music. The 2017 edition of the Canadian Music Week festival spans 4 nights from April 18-22 with over 800 showcasing bands at more than 40 music venues in downtown Toronto.

Events For Gamers

Events For Gamers

Whether you are an event coordinator, developer, media, fan, or simply curious about game industry events, Events For Gamers has the latest event updates for you in one easy to peruse location. Not only is the site an information resource, but also a vibrant community across multiple social networks.

Everfest

Everfest

Everfest puts your festival in front of millions of passionate, adventure-hungry festival fans each month. Attendees of XLIVE receive two free weeks of promotion to help grow your festival and an early invite to our premium FestClub rewards program. Email festivalgrowth@everfest.com to get started today.

Music Festival Wizard

Music Festival Wizard

Welcome to Music Festival Wizard. We’re a small crew of dedicated festival fans rambling the country and writing about the experience. In our spare time, we’re building the largest database of music festivals on the Internet.

Naruscope

Naruscope

eSports & Casino Resorts presented by Naruscope is a two-day event in Las Vegas that will provide commercial gambling operators with a playbook for near-term integration of eSports while providing eSports stakeholders with a path to the unique opportunities offered by the casino resort environment.

SportTechie

SportTechie

SportTechie has become the world’s leading resource devoted to the burgeoning intersection of sports technology. We cover the latest technological innovations, ideas, and products that impact the fan experience, player performance, and sports industry as a whole. You will never find the latest player news or scores on SportTechie. Instead, we report the cutting-edge developments with in-depth analysis and exclusive interviews to educate fans and industry experts alike. We exist to analyze and illuminate the growing numbers of ways technology is evolving the sports we all love so much.