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Parkmobile USA, Inc. Launches Mobile Payment Solutions in Downtown Kalamazoo, MI in Partnership with Downtown Kalamazoo Incorporated and Central City Parking

With the launch of Parkmobile, residents, businesses and visitors will be able to conduct their parking transactions by mobile phone.

Kalamazoo, MI April 17, 2014 – Parkmobile USA, Inc. announced today their revolutionary new service will be available at all Downtown Kalamazoo parking meters. Users will now have an alternative option to pay for parking through Parkmobile’s mobile application for the iPhone, Android, Windows, and Blackberry smart phones.

“I’m excited to see Kalamazoo take this forward thinking stance on parking, making downtown more convenient and accessible, just as other larger cities like Grand Rapids and Ann Arbor have,” says Susan Terranella, co-owner of Cakes Boutique and President of the Downtown Kalamazoo Restaurant and Retail Association. “This can only mean positive things for the downtown shopping community.”

To use the new Parkmobile system, customers may register for free at www.parkmobile.com or via the downloadable mobile app. Once registered, they can use the mobile app, the internet, or a toll free number to pay for parking.

After setting up the account, customers can immediately begin to purchase parking via the mobile app by entering the zone number listed on the meter and paying by method of credit card, debit card, PayPal or Parkmobile Wallet. Although payment does not integrate with the meter itself, parking officers will be equipped with a handheld device used to identify Parkmobile payments.

“I am hearing from many sources about other cities who use Parkmobile or other similar programs and it is all positive,” said Chris Shook, Chair of the Downtown Kalamazoo Incorporated Parking Committee. “The value realized by this service becomes quickly apparent

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Parkmobile USA, Inc. Named a TAG Top 40 Innovative Technology Company

Technology Association of Georgia Honors 40 Companies for Innovation and Contributions to the States Technology Community.

           The Technology Association of Georgia (TAG), the state’s leading association dedicated to the promotion and economic advancement of Georgia’s technology industry, today announced Parkmobile USA, Inc. as one of its Top 40 Innovative Technology Companies in Georgia. TAG will recognize this prestigious group at the 2014 Georgia Technology Summit (GTS) on March 26, 2014, at the Cobb Galleria Centre.

TAG’s Top 40 Awards recognize Georgia-based technology companies for their innovation, financial impact, and their efforts at spreading awareness of Georgia’s technology initiatives throughout the U.S. and globally.

“The 2014 Top 40 finalists are an elite group of innovators who represent the very best of Georgia’s Technology community,” said Tino Mantella, president & CEO of TAG. “The 2014 Top 40 finalists are shining examples of what makes our State such a hotbed for technology and we applaud them for standing out as leaders in Georgia’s technology community.”

This year’s Top 40 Companies were selected from among over 100 applications submitted by companies from across Georgia. Companies selected for the “Top 40″ will be showcased in an exhibition at The 2014 Georgia Technology Summit.

“Our tenth year of the Top 40 was an overwhelming success, based on the number

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Parkmobile USA, Inc. Launches Mobile Payment Solutions in Kansas City, MO

With the launch of Parkmobile, residents, businesses and visitors will be able to conduct their parking transactions by mobile phone.

 

Parkmobile USA, Inc. announced today their revolutionary new service has been implemented in Kansas City. Customers can pay for parking with their cell phone using Parkmobile’s mobile applications for the iPhone, Android, Windows, and Blackberry smart phones.

 

To use the new Parkmobile system, customers can register for free at www.parkmobile.com or download the mobile app. Once registered, they can use the mobile app, the internet, or a toll free number to pay for parking. After setting up the account, customers can immediately start using the system with their registered mobile phone. They can also select the option to receive alerts and reminders 15 minutes prior to expiration of their parking session.

 

“Parkmobile is very excited to launch our mobile payment parking service in Kansas City,  another progressive thinking city,” said Cherie Fuzzell, CEO of Parkmobile USA, Inc. “This technology offers customers a new and better way to pay for parking. Our mobile payment service is an example of another technology that can make our lives easier and more efficient.”

 

The program is offered throughout the city.  Parkmobile’s progressive technologies

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