July 21, 2022
Expected Close Date
November 18, 2022
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- Short Term Debt
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- Long Term Debt
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VenuePilot is built for venue operators by venue operators. We’ve lived through the pain points, from harmfully high ticket fees to inefficient operations. And now we have the solution. We believe we are a platform that operators need, their teams love, and artists and ticket buyers can thrive off of.
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Friends and Family Early Birds
Invest within the first 72 hours and receive 20% bonus shares
A pair of concert tickets of your choice (up to $100 total value and based on availability) to a participating VenuePilot venue
A pair of concert tickets of your choice (up to $100 total value and based on availability) to a participating VenuePilot venue + 2% Bonus Shares
Two pairs of concert tickets of your choice (up to $100 total value per pair and based on availability) to a participating VenuePilot venue + 3% Bonus shares
5% Bonus Shares
10% Bonus Shares + On-site VenuePilot onboarding and team training with the CEO/Founder Justin Kantor
15% bonus shares + Custom live events website/brand refresh
Sell tickets at a $0.50 per ticket fee for life! + 17% bonus shares
20% bonus shares + Sell tickets at a $0.25 per ticket fee for life!
Key Deal Facts
We believe we are one of the only complete live event management platforms. With low-cost ticketing and a collaborative event management solution, we target a receptive market that we feel has exciting potential. Independent venues in the US generate over $10 billion in revenue per year. That’s where we’re starting. (source, source)
Justin Kantor, our founder, has deep connections and access to the market. He started and operated the seminal NYC venue Le Poisson Rouge (source) and co-established the National Independent Venue Association (NIVA), which successfully lobbied for $16 billion in federal relief funding for live music venues (source).
We are launching a completely redesigned version with over 2 years of R&D, including input from a variety of operators around the country.
Management Team / Advisory Board Bios
Justin is Founder and CEO of VenuePilot, a no-cost application designed to economize workflow for music venues, disrupt the ticketing industry and help operators make informed decisions.
Justin is founding board member of the National Independent Venue Association (NIVA) and also co-chair and founding board member of the New York Independent Venue Association (NYIVA). Both are associations of independent venues that have unified in order to #saveourstages!
Justin Kantor is Co-Founder of Le Poisson Rouge (LPR), an independent music venue located in Greenwich Village, New York City. LPR is revered for its expansive and diverse programming and has been host to world class artists such as Yo-Yo Ma, Beck, Philip Glass, Iggy Pop, and Lorde.
As a concert artist, Justin has performed, as cellist, with orchestras such as the Wordless Music Orchestra and Ensemble LPR; and artists such as Karen O and Miike Snow. He can also be heard on recordings by Miley Cyrus, Cold Cave and Zola Jesus.
Justin is on the faculty at The New School’s Mannes Conservatory, teaching classes focused on entrepreneurship and career building for musicians. He is a resident of Boerum Hill, Brooklyn.
Head of Operations
Prior to joining VenuePilot Brendan has 10 years of experience overseeing the success of live music venues, promoters and festivals with their ticketing at Ticketfly/ EventBrite.