SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 4, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Vendini, the company that makes the business of live events simple with industry leading software and services, today announced partnerships with 30 new festival customers. Vendini's growing list of members consist of leading film, comedy, arts and culture festivals, including Telluride Mountainfilm, Rogue Island Comedy Festival, San Luis Obispo International Film Festival and Winter WonderFEST.
"As a former Development Director of a non-profit theatre, I know how user friendly and powerful the Vendini platform is to provide excellent customer service and marketing solutions. I knew that Vendini was going to provide Winter WonderFEST with the best opportunity to have every tool needed to transform our new event into a regional tourist attraction with efficiency and accuracy," said Peter Briccotto, Executive Producer of Winter WonderFEST. "When a festival partners with Vendini we become an extension of their team. We do that by not only providing the software Festival Directors need to manage everything from access control to marketing and logistics, but also by giving them the option to lean on us for onsite support that they might want to successfully execute their festival," said Mark Tacchi, CEO of Vendini. "Vendini is helping us streamline our ticketing process at busy venues, keep our attendees informed, make it easier for our volunteers to use the software, and it has the donor tracking data that we need too. We're happy to have found Vendini," said Wendy Eidson, the Festival Director of San Luis Obispo International Film Festival. The industry-leading event ticketing and services company has also maintained its existing customer base with many long standing festival customers including the Birthplace of Country Music, the parent organization of Bristol Rhythm & Roots Reunion, as well as The Center for the Arts, the organization that produces California WorldFest. Igloofest, an outdoor electronic music festival that takes place in Montréal each winter, and North Carolina'sMerleFest, one of the largest roots music festivals in the world, are two other popular music festivals on Vendini's long list of existing members. "Our festival is all about the music. We are family friendly and our focus is on providing a quality event for our fans. After much research, we selected Vendini in 2016 as our ticketing partner because we felt they could offer our fans an easy, efficient, and economical way to purchase tickets. We've found the Vendini staff to be extremely responsive to our needs and our customers are pleased with the service level they receive," said Ted Hagaman, Festival Director of MerleFest. About Vendini