White Glove International, Inc. (WGI) is a premium event and VIP lifestyle management firm. The company provides its clients with not only access to premium sporting events and concerts on an international platform, but creates a lavish experience for its clients. White Glove offers a vast array of VIP services and experiences, ranging from South Beach nightlife and exclusive restaurants to exotic cars, planes, and yachts, to fit the needs of the client with the most exquisite of taste.
White Glove was founded in 2004 by owner and CEO Michael Lipman, also founder of Tickets of America. Tickets of America provides tickets on a secondary market to events nationwide at prices competitive with Ticketsnow.com and StubHub.com. White Glove, by contrast, provides clients with a premium experience, which includes premium access to even the most exclusive international sporting events, concerts and award shows.
In 2009, White Glove secured an endorsement deal with the Miami Heat acquiring the rights to be the Official Concierge of the Miami Heat. This sponsorship agreement gave White Glove the exclusive right to be the official reseller of all premium seating for Miami Heat home games. This partnership also gives WGI access to tickets for concert tickets and other events held at the American Airlines Arena.
White Glove’s clientele ranges from A-list celebrities and entertainers to successful entrepreneurs and executives as well as some of South Florida’s elite socialites.
The company’s client list includes such celebrities as:
- Flo Rida
- Lil Wayne
- Will Smith
- Justin Bieber
- Vivica Foxx
White Glove also caters to the needs of corporate clients and non-profit organizations such as:
- Red Bull
- The Make-A-Wish Foundation
- US Technologies
- Nestle Waters
- Apple, Inc.
Located just 1500 yards from the American Airlines Arena, the White Glove office is in a prime location for clients who need to pick up their tickets on the way to the game, and also doubles as a box office for last minute ticket customers. The office is conveniently located across the street from Bayside which encourages walk-in customers who are in Miami simply on vacation and looking for something to do.