StubHub’s Pretty Big
While ticket broker StubHub may be many things to many people, it is certainly a darling to Inc. magazine, which named StubHub the fastest-growing private retail company in the U.S.
StubHub had a 3,000 percent growth spurt from 2002 to 2005, the publication reported, landing the company the No. 8 spot on the Inc. 500 list for 2006. In retail, StubHub’s three-year growth beat its nearest competitor by more than 500 percent.
“When I saw the Inc. 500 list with StubHub in the top 10, I was thrilled – but I have to admit I wasn’t completely surprised,” company CEO Jeff Fluhr said in a statement.
BusinessWeek recently featured the company in a compare/contrast piece with
More than 1,000 people bought tickets to
Meanwhile, RazorGator’s David Lord dismissed criticism that his company is a scammer, telling BusinessWeek that RazorGator sold about 10 percent of last year’s Super Bowl tickets without having a single fraudulent ducat.