Hamburg, 2 July 2020. Frank Brandmaier (51) is the new Head of Corporate Communications at CTS EVENTIM, one of the leading international providers of ticketing and live entertainment. The former business journalist reports to CEO Klaus-Peter Schulenberg. He previously communicated for the international law firm Hogan Lovells and headed external communications for the Frankfurt-based mechanical engineering company KION Group. Thomas Kollner, previously responsible for corporate communications, has left CTS EVENTIM.
Frank Brandmaier worked for Deutsche Presse-Agentur (dpa) from 2000 to 2006 as bureau chief Southeast Asia and the Pacific region in Singapore and then as foreign and business correspondent for dpa in Washington until 2012. He then headed the foreign desk of the news agency dapd. Brandmaier studied political science, economics and history at the TU Darmstadt and public relations at the University of Maryland.
About CTS EVENTIM
CTS EVENTIM is one of the leading international providers of ticketing services and live entertainment. In 2019, around 250 million tickets were marketed using the company’s systems – be it through stationary box offices, online or from mobile terminals. Its online portals operate under brands such as eventim.de, oeticket.com, ticketcorner.ch, ticketone.it and entradas.com. The EVENTIM Group also includes many concert, tour and festival promoter companies for events like ‘Rock am Ring’, ‘Rock im Park’, ‘Hurricane’, ‘Southside’ and ‘Lucca Summer’. In addition, some of Europe’s most renowned venues are operated by CTS EVENTIM, for example the LANXESS Arena in Cologne, the K.B. Hallen in Copenhagen, the Waldbühne in Berlin and the EVENTIM Apollo in London. CTS Eventim AG & Co. KGaA (ISIN DE 0005470306) has been listed on the stock exchange since 2000 and is currently a member of the MDAX segment. In 2019, its 3,202-strong workforce generated more than 1.4 billion Euro in sales revenue in 21 countries.