Pollstar partners with Stay22, linking industry insiders to the accommodation solution

Stay22 has announced its partnership with Pollstar, the “Voice of the Live Entertainment.”

Stay22 has announced its partnership with Pollstar, the “Voice of the Live Entertainment.” Now in its 38th year of publication, Pollstar serves hundreds of thousands of industry insiders and music fans with news of upcoming shows and other live entertainment data and contact information. The agreement between Pollstar and Stay22 connects the publication’s wide reach of readers and subscribers to the accommodation service, allowing for a seamless booking experience.

“We are excited to be able to offer our readers and subscribers on pollstar.com a turn-key way to view and book accommodation through our partnership with Stay22. Our website’s users are in constant motion, and with Stay22 we can offer a much richer browsing experience while providing better service to our readers. The integration couldn’t have been easier”, said Ray Waddell, president of OVG Media & Conferences, Pollstar’s parent company.

By introducing Stay22, Pollstar’s readers and subscribers can quickly and conveniently plan their live entertainment experience for out-of-town shows. The Stay22 map centers around the live entertainment venue, and aggregates listings surrounding it so that fans, like Pollstar’s readers, can book accommodation nearby the event venue or transportation to the venue. Users can also filter their accommodation preferences by type and price, so that a range of needs and budgets can easily be met.

Pollstar is creating ease for its hundreds of thousands of readers and subscribers, allowing them to plan to attend out of town shows through the convenience of the Stay22 map.

“We are thrilled to be working with Pollstar,” said Stay22 Strategic Partnerships Manager, Lucas Boutahar. “Stay22 was created with music fans in mind - fans who want to attend their favorite artists’ shows in various locations. Pollstar’s audience fits perfectly the kind of customers that are currently benefiting from Stay22."

Stay22 aggregates more than 35 million bookable listings worldwide, with accommodation options from hotels to Airbnbs and other alternatives, so that all event-goers can benefit from a seamless booking experience. Each listing surrounding the event venue appears on a live-availability map, from which users like Pollstar’s readers and subscribers can book their stay. Our partners can integrate the Stay22 map within minutes, and benefit from a commission-based model through each booking.