Serge Grimaux (CAN)

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Serge GrimauxOriginally from Montreal, Quebec, Serge is a seasoned concert promoter and live entertainment professional, having promoted thousands of events across three continents over a 40 years career, from Michael Jackson to U2 and The Rolling Stones, from Pink Floyd and Metallica to Rammstein and Rihanna, from le Cirque du Soleil to Coldplay, Nirvana, Pearl Jam and Miles Davis. In 1992 he founded the first computerized ticketing network in Central and Eastern Europe, Ticketpro, based in Prague. Still active and continuing to specialize in emerging markets such as India, Chile and Malaysia, Ticketpro is nowadays present in 10 countries on four continents. The year 2011 marked the beginning of his new project, Intellitix, a technology innovation company being the first to use RFID for serving the live entertainment world including festivals such as TomorrowLand, Coachella and Lollapalooza, but also The Ryder Cup, the Final of the UEFA Champions League, as well as all sorts of gastronomic events, conferences and trade shows. Intellitix currently has offices in Amsterdam, Budapest, Cincinnati, Ibiza, London, Madrid, Memphis, Mexico City, Montreal, Oslo, Paris, Prague, São Paulo, Stuttgart, Toronto, Washington DC and Zurich. With more than 20,000,000 RFID chips activated, and having processed over $750,000,000 in transactions over the past three years, Intellitix is the only company delivering a full 360-degrees RFID environment providing Fan Access Control, Staff Management, Cashless Payment Systems, Social Media Engagement, Brand Activation and Smart Data. Serge likes speed, everything involving adrenaline as well as game changing scenarios.