AOL Time Warner's
have teamed up in a bid to provide greater access to event ticketing, movie ticketing, and personals services for online consumers.
The multiyear agreement will include the new
AOL Box Office By Ticketmaster
, which will offer tickets to various events and movies. Ticketmaster's local city guides will now offer AOL
movie information and ticketing. Additionally, Ticketmaster's
will be the main provider of personals to AOL's
The AOL Box Office By Ticketmaster is designed to give users access to Ticketmaster's offerings for concerts, sporting events, and a variety of other events at more at more than 5,000 venues across the country.
Shares of Ticketmaster jumped $1.16, or 13.6%, to $8.88 in recent
trading, while AOL Time Warner gained a penny to $38.80 on the
New York Stock Exchange