Barry Kahn

Barry Kahn is CEO and founder of Qcue, an Austin-based software firm and leader in the ticketing industry. A physicist, economist and recognized thought leader in the ticketing industry, he provides guidance to professional sports teams, concert promoters and venue managers. His commentary has appeared in The New York Times, Bloomberg Businessweek, Sports Illustrated, The Economist, CNBC and elsewhere.

Austin’s ‘Strong Mayor’ proposal misses the fundamental issues in our country’s electoral process

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