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Enhanced Platform for Bundled Ticketing and Daily Deals Announced by Desiclub

Desiclub, a leading online ticketing service, announced it is introducing a brand new platform and advancing into the mainstream market across the US as part of its redeployment. Desiclub will offer a brand new ticketing management system for event organizers in addition to introducing the web's very first self-service deals platform for merchants, providing a state-of-the-art bundled transaction gateway.

Desiclub's bundled transactions will combine ticketing with local deals making it the very first company to offer the web's two highest-revenue generating activities together.

While there are giants in both the self-service ticketing and daily deals space to contend with, Desiclub has a distinct technological advantage, which will streamline the deployment of its unique 3-in-1 platform.

"Providing a singular platform that handles self-service ticketing, self-service deals, and an intelligent content offering does not exist, and we are excited that we are able to make such a service available to the multibillion dollar market for these three popular activities," stated Founder & CEO of Desiclub, Saroosh Gull.

He further added, "The daily deals model as it exists today has been a disappointment for merchants, and with our service-oriented history, we intend on providing a substantially greater value to merchants who want to offer their deals immediately and without being undercut by unnecessary fees."

With the viability of Desiclub’s bundled transaction model proven in the company’s first iteration, the site is launching a new platform that builds on their strong foundation and amplifies the capabilities of key features. "We successfully launched our bundled transactions prior to NYE in 2013, where about 10 in every 100 customers bought a bundled deal," Saroosh said.

Desiclub plans to fully release its upgraded platform during the second quarter of 2014.

The new Desiclub was catalyzed by raising a $1.5MM seed round, which it intends on closing around its deployment.

About: Desiclub.com has been a pioneer in catering to the ticketing needs of local organizations and businesses. It has organically generated over $1MM in revenue. With its foundation in technology and the aggressive ticketing and content space, it now has its eyes firmly set on expanding into the mainstream American domain by offering its users a sharp design experience with access to local events and bundled deals combined with native content.

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