Parkmobile USA, Inc. Launches its Mobile Payment Solutions in Ellicott City, Maryland
With the launch of Parkmobile, residents, businesses, and visitors will be able to conduct their parking transactions by mobile phone.
Ellicott City, Maryland, September 30, 2014-- Parkmobile USA, Inc. announced today a program that will allow customers to use their mobile phones to pay for parking in downtown Ellicott City. Customers can pay for parking with their smartphones using Parkmobile’s mobile applications for iPhone, Android, Windows, and Blackberry phones.
"Parkmobile is thrilled to have teamed up with Ellicott City to provide our mobile payment parking service," said Cherie Fuzzell, CEO of Parkmobile USA, Inc. “We are excited to partner with the city to offer this technology which enhances the parking experience by eliminating the need to swipe a card or feed coins to a meter.”
Parkmobile believes its mobile app will enhance customers’ parking experience by making it easier and more convenient to pay for parking by phone. Parkmobile’s innovative technology allows users to receive notifications 15 minutes prior to their session expiring, as well as the ability to extend their parking session remotely. The service may be utilized at all of on- and off-street public parking spaces throughout the city.
To use Parkmobile’s mobile payment system, customers can register at www.parkmobile.com or download the mobile app in their phone’s app store. 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.
Parkmobile is the leading provider for on-demand and prepaid mobile payments for on- and off-street parking. Their services are used in more than 600 locations in the U.S. by millions of registered users. Parkmobile’s investors include Fontinalis Partners, BCD Group, and BMW Group. Fontinalis Partners, with offices in Detroit and Boston, is a venture capital firm strategically focused on Next-Generation Mobility. With annual global revenues of $24 billion, including $9.2 billion partner sales, BCD Group is an international market leader in corporate and online travel, off-airport parking and the mobile parking industry. For more information please visit www.parkmobile.com, facebook.com/ParkmobileUSA, or on Twitter @Parkmobile.