Parkmobile Introduces Mobile Payments for Parking to University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Mobile app allows students, faculty, staff, and visitors to use smartphones to pay for parking
Milwaukee, WI – September 1, 2015 -- Parkmobile, LLC announced today that its mobile payments solution is now available on campus at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (UWM). Students, faculty, staff, and visitors can now pay for parking with their smartphones using Parkmobile’s mobile applications for iPhone, Android, Windows, and Blackberry phones or by calling a toll-free number. The Parkmobile service is being offered at more than 2,800 spaces around UWM campus.
“UW-Milwaukee is excited to welcome Parkmobile as our partner as we look to provide convenient solutions to our staff, faculty and students,” said Prasanna Nanda, Director of Parking & Transit. “The ability to add time from a classroom or office without having to go out into inclement weather is a welcome addition to our campus.”
Parkmobile’s mobile payment system is very simple and easy to use. Customers need only to register by downloading the mobile app in their phone’s app store or online at www.parkmobile.com. Once registered, they may use the mobile app, internet, or a toll-free number to pay for parking. After setting up their account, customers can immediately start using the system with their registered mobile phone. Mobile app users may also choose to receive alerts and reminders 15 minutes prior to expiration of their parking session.
"Parkmobile is so happy to be bringing our mobile payments solution to UWM” said Jon Ziglar, CEO of Parkmobile, LLC. “Our service can offer everyone, including students, faculty, and visitors, a more simple and convenient way to pay for parking that is truly beneficial to them, as well as the campus. Our service is a great example of another technology that can make our lives easier and more efficient.”
Parkmobile, LLC is the leading provider of on-demand and prepaid mobile payments for on- and off-street parking. Their services are used in more than 1,400 locations in the U.S. by millions of registered users.