Gigantic up for national award after record year

Mark Gasson

Significant business growth and continuous tech developments at Gigantic has seen the national ticketing company named as a finalist at the Music Week Awards.

For the second year running Gigantic is up for ‘Ticketing Company of the Year’, which recognises the role played by ticketing companies in encouraging the continued strength of the live music industry.

Nottingham based Gigantic has experienced growth within the past 12-months, with 2017 marking its best ever trading year. Ticket sales increased by 38 percent, turnover was up 17 percent, and staffing levels increased by more than 25 percent.

The ethical ticketing company holds the third largest inventory in the UK and works with some of the biggest stadiums and music festivals in the country.

Recent tech developments include the navigate dashboard. The customer review programme has also been highly praised, with more than 30,000 reviews received to date.

Mark Gasson, founder, says: “The ticketing sector is one of the most competitive and dynamic areas of the music industry. With 10 years standing in business, we continuously strive to innovate and improve our offer and stay ahead of the game. To be in the running for this award would be a well-deserved validation for our hard work.”