CC, MovieTickets.com Ink Partnership Deal
December 11, 2008 at 7:54 AM (PT)
CLEAR CHANNEL RADIO has inked a deal with MOVIETICKETS.COM to make the latter company CC's exclusive online movie ticketing partner. Users of CLEAR CHANNEL RADIO websites will be able to search for movie times on the station websites and will then be able to purchase tickets through a co-branded CC/MOVIETICKETS.COM website.
"We're pleased that CLEAR CHANNEL RADIO has selected MOVIETICKETS.COM to provide their audience with our online ticketing solution," said MOVIETICKETS.COM EVP/GM JOEL COHEN. "With the addition of another major brand we continue to expand our affiliate program and gain more visibility for the theater chains represented by MOVIETICKETS.COM."
"The latest movies are always a hot topic, both on-air and online. Because of this, studios and distributors have long turned to our stations and their web sites to promote the latest releases," said CLEAR CHANNEL ONLINE MUSIC AND RADIO SVP of Programming & Marketing PAUL MIRALDI. "The addition of MOVIETICKETS.COM's ticketing engine -- along with movie trailers and station-created reviews -- provides our listeners and advertisers with a valuable service that complements our existing entertainment content."