Nick Giammusso is the President & CEO at, a ticket marketplace that helps clients buy and sell sports, concerts and theater tickets worldwide.

Prior to starting VIPTIX, Nick was President & CEO at VIP Seats, a company he built for 21 years in which he was forced to dissolve and sell the brand for family business reasons.

Nick also 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 enjoys investing and growing his real estate portfolio through his company Giammusso Development, LLC. Nick has purchased and sold several commercial properties in WNY. Some of his properties have included 9 Railroad St, Clarence, 5762 Main St, Williamsville (corner Main/Evans), 505 Main St and 38 Swan St in downtown Buffalo.

In 2017, Nick purchased the old McGinty’s and the Irish Times in downtown Buffalo directly across the street from the Main Gate at Sahlen Field. He is the Co-Owner of the renamed Union Pub– Buffalo’s Premier Sports Bar & Eatery with his cousin Bill Chiodo. The emphasis is on great food and drinks in a historic and relaxed atmosphere. Sports fans routinely pregame and postgame at the long storied bar for all Key Bank Center, Sahlen Field & Canalside events.   

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, Super Bowl gets back to basics:  Glitz and Glamour, The Buffalo News- A People-Person’s Ticket To Success, 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 ticket industry.