NEW YORK, May possibly 10, 2022 (Globe NEWSWIRE) — RedBall Acquisition Corp. (“RedBall”) RBAC, a publicly traded unique intent acquisition company with a aim on athletics, media and knowledge analytics, nowadays introduced that it has scheduled an incredible typical assembly in lieu of annual common assembly of its shareholders (the “Particular Conference”) to approve the proposed business blend (the “Small business Mixture”) with SeatGeek, Inc. (“SeatGeek”). The Distinctive Conference will be held almost through dwell webcast on June 1, 2022 at 9:30 a.m. ET, and RedBall shareholders can go to the Unique Conference using the digital assembly guidance set forth on their proxy cards.
The Firm also introduced that the U.S. Securities and Exchange Fee (the “SEC”) has declared productive its Registration Assertion on Sort S-4 (as amended, the “Registration Statement”), which involves a definitive proxy statement/prospectus (the “Proxy Statement”) for the Exclusive Meeting. RedBall will distribute the Proxy Statement and proxy card to its shareholders of history as of April 22, 2022, the document date for the Unique Assembly (the “Report Date”).
If any RedBall shareholder has any inquiries, desires help in voting their shares or does not obtain the Proxy Assertion, that shareholder really should make contact with their broker or get in touch with Morrow Sodali LLC, RedBall’s proxy solicitor, by contacting (800) 662-5200 or by emailing [email protected]
In link with the business blend, RedBall will modify its name to “SeatGeek, Inc.” and widespread stock and general public warrants are envisioned to start off buying and selling on the New York Stock Trade less than the symbols “STGK” and “STGK.WS”, respectively. The Business enterprise Blend, which was declared on October 13, 2021, has been authorised by the boards of directors of both equally SeatGeek and RedBall and is subject to the acceptance by RedBall shareholders and other customary conditions.
SeatGeek is on a mission to remodel the are living-function expertise for enthusiasts, groups and venues. By combining a shopper marketplace with ground breaking principal ticketing box workplace engineering, SeatGeek has come to be a high-growth worldwide ticketing leader. SeatGeek delights supporters as a result of business-very first capabilities together with: Offer Rating, its proprietary ticket rating know-how Rally, its function-day operating system and SeatGeek Swaps, the very first return policy offered by a big ticketer. In parallel, the platform’s open-ecosystem enterprise ticketing software package empowers teams, venues and promoters to proficiently grow their companies when delivering the outstanding practical experience that all supporters are worthy of.
SeatGeek is proud to husband or wife with some of the most acknowledged names in sports activities and dwell enjoyment across the world such as the Dallas Cowboys, Brooklyn Nets and Liverpool F.C., as very well as Key League Soccer (MLS), Countrywide Soccer League (NFL), fifty percent of the English Leading League (EPL) and numerous theaters across NYC’s Broadway and London’s West Close. Curious? Take a look at www.seatgeek.com.
About RedBall Acquisition Corp.
RedBall Acquisition Corp.RBAC is a blank-examine firm integrated as a Cayman Islands exempted firm and fashioned for the purpose of effecting a merger, share trade, asset acquisition, share acquire, reorganization or identical small business mix with 1 or far more organizations with a focus on enterprises in the sports, media and information analytics sectors, in particular expert athletics franchises, which complement RedBall management team’s knowledge and added benefits from its strategic and hands-on operational leadership. RedBall’s administration workforce represents a special mixture of running, investing, fiscal and transactional experience. RedBall’s sponsor, RedBall SponsorCo LP, is an affiliate of RedBird Cash Companions.
No Supply or Solicitation
This push launch does not constitute (i) a solicitation of a proxy, consent or authorization with respect to any securities or in regard of the proposed organization blend or (ii) an provide to market, a solicitation of an provide to obtain, or a recommendation to purchase any security of RedBall, SeatGeek or any of their respective affiliates.
Forward-On the lookout Statements
Particular statements provided in this push release constitute ahead-hunting statements for applications of the risk-free harbor provisions less than the United States Personal Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Ahead-hunting statements commonly are accompanied by words these types of as “feel,” “may possibly,” “will,” “estimate,” “continue,” “foresee,” “intend,” “count on,” “should really,” “would,” “system,” “predict,” “likely,” “seem to be,” “find,” “long run,” “outlook,” and very similar expressions that predict or point out upcoming occasions or traits or that are not statements of historic matters. These forward-looking statements incorporate, but are not constrained to, statements regarding the completion of the Small business Mixture and fulfillment of disorders to closing, like receipt of acceptance by the shareholders of RedBall. Though RedBall and SeatGeek imagine that their respective options, intentions and anticipations reflected in or proposed by these forward-wanting statements are realistic, neither RedBall nor SeatGeek can guarantee you that any of them will realize or know these strategies, intentions or anticipations. These statements are based mostly on different assumptions, whether or not recognized in this press release, and on the current expectations of the respective administration of SeatGeek and RedBall and are not predictions of true effectiveness. These ahead-looking statements are not guarantees of upcoming functionality, circumstances or final results, and contain a quantity of identified and unknown hazards, uncertainties, assumptions and other crucial factors, a lot of of which are exterior the control of SeatGeek and RedBall. These forward-on the lookout statements are presented for illustrative applications only and are not intended to serve as, and will have to not be relied on by an trader as, a assurance, an assurance, a prediction or a definitive assertion of reality or likelihood. Precise situations and situation are difficult or not possible to forecast and will differ from assumptions. A lot of real occasions and circumstances are outside of the manage of SeatGeek and RedBall. These ahead-seeking statements are issue to a number of hazards and uncertainties, together with, but not restricted to, the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic variations in domestic and foreign company, market place, economic, political, and authorized conditions the incapability of the events to efficiently or timely consummate the proposed business enterprise mixture, together with the threat that the acceptance of the shareholders of RedBall or SeatGeek is not attained or the failure of other closing disorders the danger that any regulatory approvals are not obtained, are delayed or are subject matter to unanticipated ailments that could adversely have an affect on the blended organization or the expected advantages of the proposed enterprise mix failure to understand the expected added benefits of the proposed business mixture the incapacity to obtain or keep the listing of RedBall’s shares on the NYSE following the small business blend expenses linked to the company blend the possibility that the business blend disrupts current options and functions as a consequence of the announcement and consummation of the business mixture dangers relating to the uncertainty of the projected monetary details with respect to SeatGeek challenges associated to the general performance of SeatGeek’s small business and the timing of predicted business enterprise or earnings milestones the effects of competition on SeatGeek’s business the amount of redemption requests designed by RedBall’s shareholders the capacity of RedBall or SeatGeek to difficulty fairness or equity-joined securities or obtain personal debt funding in connection with the proposed company blend or in the upcoming and people pitfalls and uncertainties set forth underneath the headings “Hazard Variables” and “Cautionary Observe Concerning Ahead-Wanting Statements” in the registration statement on Sort S-4 and definitive proxy statement/prospectus talked about down below and other documents filed by RedBall from time to time with the SEC. If any of these threats materialize or our assumptions show incorrect, true final results could vary materially from the final results implied by these ahead-searching statements. There may perhaps be further dangers that neither RedBall nor SeatGeek presently know, or that RedBall or SeatGeek currently imagine are immaterial, that could also result in genuine benefits to vary from individuals contained in the ahead-on the lookout statements. In addition, forward-wanting statements mirror RedBall’s and SeatGeek’s expectations, programs, or forecasts of potential gatherings and views as of the day of this push release. RedBall and SeatGeek anticipate that subsequent functions and developments will lead to RedBall’s and SeatGeek’s assessments to change. Nothing at all in this push release ought to be regarded as a representation by any person that the ahead-searching statements set forth herein will be realized or that any of the contemplated success of this kind of forward-seeking statements will be achieved. You should not position undue reliance on ahead-wanting statements, which converse only as of the day of this push launch. RedBall and SeatGeek do not undertake any obligation to update these ahead-searching statements and RedBall and SeatGeek specifically disclaim any obligation to do so.
Important Added Data and In which to Locate It
RedBall has filed a registration statement on Form S-4 (“Registration Statement”) with the SEC, which features a proxy assertion/prospectus of RedBall, that will be each the proxy statement to be distributed to holders of RedBall’s everyday shares in link with its solicitation of proxies for the vote by RedBall’s shareholders with respect to the proposed Business Blend and other matters as may perhaps be explained in the Registration Assertion, as nicely as the prospectus relating to the offer you of the securities to be issued in the Small business Mixture to SeatGeek stockholders. RedBall will mail a definitive proxy assertion/prospectus to the shareholders of RedBall as of a record date to be set up for voting on the proposed Business Combination. This push release does not contain all the info that should be thought of relating to the proposed business enterprise mix and is not supposed to kind the basis of any expenditure selection or any other final decision with regard to the Company Mix. Before creating any voting or investment choice, traders and protection holders of RedBall and other intrigued people are urged to thoroughly go through the definitive proxy assertion/prospectus and any other related files filed with the SEC, as perfectly as any amendments or health supplements to these paperwork, since they will contain critical information and facts about the proposed Organization Mixture. The Registration Statement was declared helpful by the SEC on May possibly 10, 2022 and the definitive proxy statement/prospectus and other applicable paperwork will be mailed to shareholders of Supernova as of the history date founded for voting on the proposed Organization Combination and the other proposals with regards to the Small business Combination. Shareholders are ready to get copies of the definitive proxy statement and other files submitted with the SEC, with out charge, at the SEC’s web site at www.sec.gov. In addition, the files filed by RedBall may perhaps be attained absolutely free of demand from RedBall at www.redballac.com. Alternatively, these documents, when readily available, can be obtained no cost of cost from RedBall upon published request to RedBall Acquisition Corp., 667 Madison Avenue, 16th Ground, New York, NY 10065. The information and facts contained on, or that might be accessed by, the websites referenced in this press launch is not integrated by reference into, and is not a element of, this press launch.
Individuals in the Solicitation
RedBall and its administrators and govt officers might be considered to be participants in the solicitation of proxies from the shareholders of RedBall with regard to the proposed Small business Blend. For facts relating to RedBall’s directors and govt officers and a description of their pursuits in RedBall, be sure to see RedBall’s definitive proxy statement/prospectus, which was filed with the SEC and is accessible cost-free of charge at the SEC’s site at www.sec.gov. To the extent these kinds of holdings of RedBall’s securities may well have adjusted considering that that time, these kinds of modifications have been or will be mirrored on Statements of Change in Ownership on Sort 4 filed with the SEC. Supplemental information and facts concerning the pursuits of people individuals and other persons who could be deemed contributors in the transaction may perhaps be received by looking at the definitive proxy assertion/prospectus and other suitable documents when they come to be accessible. SeatGeek and its directors and government officers may perhaps also be considered to be participants in the solicitation of proxies from the shareholders of RedBall in connection with the proposed business enterprise mixture. A list of the names of these types of directors and executive officers and details concerning their passions in the proposed Business Combination are provided in the definitive proxy assertion/prospectus for the proposed Business Mixture.
Brett Harriss, Vice President, Trader Relations
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