RUMLANG, Switzerland, Sept. 5 /CNW/ - Next week, Ticketcorner begins the
exclusive sale of tickets for the biggest Swiss sports event of the coming
year: on Monday, 8 September, at 8.09 (CET) precisely, tickets for the 2009
IIHF World Championship go on sale.
Eleven years after 1998, another IIHF World Championship is being held in
Switzerland from 24 April until 10 May 2009. A total of more than 300,000
ice-hockey fans are expected at the Bern and Zurich-Kloten match venues.
Around 800 million viewers all over the world will follow the world
championships on television.
At 08:09 this coming Monday, 08.09.08, the first allocation of admission
tickets will be available for purchase online at http://www.ticketcorner.com
and http://www.iihfworlds2009.com. At the same time, the tickets will be
available for purchase from our Call Center on tel. +41-900-800-800 (CHF
As one of Europe's leading ticketing organisations, Ticketcorner will
again be demonstrating its big event expertise for the 2009 IIHF World
Championships as it has before for Expo 02 and the 2007 Handball World
Championships in Germany. In the Swiss ice hockey area, Ticketcorner is among
other things the exclusive ticketing partner of most clubs in National league
A and has exclusive sales rights for all Swiss international matches.
Ticketcorner was founded in 1987. With some 150 employees in Switzerland,
Germany and Austria, the company is pursuing a systematic, innovation-based
growth strategy. It handles ticket sales via a modern call center, a
successful Internet portal and a Europe-wide network of around 5,000 sales
For further information:
For further information: Ticketcorner: Christoph Soltmannowski, Media
Spokesman, Tel.: +41-44-818-33-46, Mobile: +41-79-405-57-64, E-Mail:
firstname.lastname@example.org; 2009 IIHF World Championship: Heinz
Mazenauer, Head of Communication & Media, Tel.: +41-41-939-20-09, E-Mail: