facebook f8 wrap-up

Eventbrite was the registration partner for the facebook f8 conference which took place yesterday in San Francisco, and by all accounts the event was a great success. Congrats to the facebook events team for a perfect execution and to all the participants, attendees and crew members who contributed to an exceptional conference. Eventbrite Photos.

A Sweet Fundraiser

Non-profit fundraiser events are a cake walk on Eventbrite. In this case, literally! The LEAF Foundation is a new non-profit dedicated to providing scholarships to children with special needs. Cake Walk is their first event and offers an informational fair, expert sessions, and a silent auction, which will include delectable cakes from local bakeries. In
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Film Director Jamaa Fanaka on Eventbrite

Famed writer/director of the Penitentiary movies, Jamaa Fanaka, is hosting a workshop in Austin this Thursday. Fanaka is one of the important black filmmakers that came out of UCLA film school in the seventies.

Eventbrite is bright Pink

An event bearing the charming title “For the Women we Love: A High Tea” caught my eye while I was looking over the list of today’s most popular events.  I was very pleased to discover that a most deserving non-profit named Bright Pink is behind what sounds like a really cool and different sort of
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Eventbrite wins PayPal Star Developer Award

Earlier today at the 7th annual PayPal/eBay Developer’s Conference in Chicago, Eventbrite was awarded the PayPal Star Developer Award for Most Innovative Application of 2008. Needless to say, we are all quite thrilled. “We are grateful and honored to receive the PayPal Star Developer Award.” said Kevin Hartz, Co-Founder and CEO of Eventbrite. “PayPal has
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