Press Release

CTS EVENTIM supports benefit concert of the Beatsteaks

Bremen, September 4th 2015. CTS EVENTIM shows its commitment to refugee aid by supporting the benefit concert of the Berlin-based band Beatsteaks und donating the presale proceeds.

On September 18th the Beatsteaks are playing a benefit concert in the Schlachthof in Dresden. The band will be donating all proceeds from the concert to the local aid organizations “Dresden für alle” and “Dresdner Flüchtlingsrat”. CTS EVENTIM selling fees for the concert will be donated to the charity organization “Aktion Deutschland hilft”. These associations are focused, among other causes, on providing active refugee aid in the form of shelter, advice and medical service. 
“Many of the artists we are selling tickets for were not born in Germany – some of them are children of former refugees. Without them our cultural landscape would not be as manyfaceted and diverse as it is today. We have been collaborating well with the Beatsteaks for years. When the idea of the charity show first came up we didn’t have to think about it for long. It was clear from the outset that we wanted to support the band in this,” says EVENTIM Vice President E-Commerce Malte Blumenthal. 
CTS EVENTIM AG & Co. KGaA, listed in the MDAX index (ISIN DE 0005470306), is Europe’s market leader in the ticketing field with activities in 23 countries. More than 100 million tickets for more than 200.000 events are marketed annually via EVENTIM group systems. In addition to more than 20.000 stationary outlets in Europe, EVENTIM distributes tickets via call centres and especially via online platforms like,,,,, and many more.

Marco Haeckermann
Vice President Corporate Development & Strategy
Frank Brandmaier
Head of Corporate Communications

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