Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu-based Event Tech Start-up Ticket 9 raises $120K USD pre-seed funding from M2P Co-founder Prabhu Rangarajan, bitsCrunch’s Founder & CEO Vijay Pravin Maharajan and CTO Ashok Vardharajan, Ippopay’s Founder & CEO Mohan K, and CTO Jaikumar, Growfin’s Head of AI & ML Sudalai Rajkumar, Wilcosource Co-founder Sundararaman Ramasamy, Deliver.sg Co-founder Krishnamani Kannan, Witree’s CTO Selvamuthukumar and other Angels from the US, Singapore, Australia and Bangkok.
The start-up intends to use the funds raised to enhance its product development and strengthen the technology stack, team, and market expansion to provide a complete and flexible solution that empowers event organizers to create successful events.
“In addition to product development and team expansion, Ticket 9 plans to automate and simplify traditionally time-consuming tasks in the event industry”, says Santhos Premraj –Ticket 9, Co-founder and Chief of Product.
Ticket 9 founded by Yazhini Shanmugam, and Santhos Premraj, is an Event Tech start-up building SaaS products that provides a comprehensive suite of tools to create, manage, promote, and monetize events of any type and size. The platform helps event organizers to streamline event management to drive revenue growth and Event enthusiast to discover more personalized events near by.
The company’s mission is to make it as easy as possible for event organizers to successfully create and manage their events.
“As an investor in Ticket 9, I am thrilled to be part of a game-changing event tech platform that is revolutionizing the way we experience live events. Ticket 9’s innovative solutions and seamless user experience are set to reshape the industry and provide unparalleled opportunities for event organizers and attendees alike. I have great confidence in the team’s vision and expertise”, says bitsCrunch’s Founder and CEO – Vijay Pravin Maharajan.
“Ticket 9 redefines the way people discover, purchase, and enjoy live events. The team’s passion for creating memorable event experiences, unwavering dedication, innovative mindset, and profound understanding of the industry sets them apart”, says Growfin’s Head of AI and ML – Sudalai Rajkumar.
Yazhini Shanmugam, Co-founder & CEO of Ticket 9 pointed out that “the event industry has experienced significant growth globally in recent years. People are seeking opportunities to connect, learn, and be entertained, which has led to a rise in events across various industries especially after pandemic.”