Nick Giammusso is the President, CEO and Co-Founder of VIPSeats.com, a ticket marketplace that helps clients buy and sell sports, concerts and theater tickets worldwide.
Prior to starting VIP Seats, Nick worked as a concert promoter and box office manager for his god parents Irwin and Monique Pate and their companies Pate & Associates and Prime Seats. He worked his way up to become the Director of Marketing & Ticket Sales at Prime Seats, a Buffalo, NY ticket company. Nick was instrumental in helping to grow a start-up ticket service into what became known as Western New York’s Buffalo Memorial Auditorium Box Office in the late 80′s and early 90′s.
Nick developed his entrepreneurial spirit early on as the co-owner of DIG Landscaping & Lawncare, a company he started with his twin brother Michael Giammusso and cousins Anthony Insinna and Joseph DeFazio at just 16 years of age.
Nick has been featured and referenced in The Pittsburgh Post Gazette- Demand for Tickets Lodging Promises To Be Super, Indy Star, ESPN.com- Super Bowl gets back to basics: Glitz and Glamour, The Buffalo News- A People-Person’s Ticket To Success, ESPN.com- World’s Most Recession Proof Economy, Chicago Sun Times- Need Two You’ll Need Bucks, Fox Sports, Sports Business Journal and many other national publications as a result of his knowledge and experience in the ticket industry.
Nick has served on the board and is an investor in Ticket Evolution, a software company based in NYC that caters to the secondary ticketing industry.