Jake Hirsch is a live event professional with 10-plus years of experience in touring, venue/artist management and live event ticketing. He recently joined Tixr as Sales Director of North America and prior to that was head of comedy at Ticketfly and Eventbrite, where he worked with some of the largest brands and promoters in the world. Jake has produced over 400 live shows and brings deep-rooted industry experience on both the production and event ticketing side. His clients in the comedy vertical included the world-famous Comedy Store, Just For Laughs, the Laugh Factory, The Stand in New York and the House of Comedy chain of clubs. He’s also worked on the music side with the legendary Rickshaw Theatre, Live Scene Entertainment, Calgary Folk Music Festival, Tooth Blackener, The Dakota Tavern and Latin Grammys.
Jake brings his live event and venue experience to Tixr, where he works with both music and large-scale attraction promoters along with the company’s growth into the Australian and Latin American markets.