Parkmobile USA, Inc. Launches its Mobile Payment Solutions at Overton Square Parking Garage

October 21, 2014

Mobile app allows customers to use smartphones to pay for parking, skip the line and bypass the pay machine during peak periods.

 

Memphis, TN, October 21, 2014-- Parkmobile USA, Inc. announced today that their mobile payments solution is available at Overton Square Parking Garage in Memphis, Tennessee. Customers can now pay for parking with their smartphones using Parkmobile’s mobile applications for iPhone, Android, Windows, and Blackberry phones.

“Our customers at the Overton Square Parking Garage needed options to expedite the transaction process, while our retailers, restaurants, and events space needed validation options. The Parkmobile technology satisfies our needs and will help foster the best experience for our customers in terms of time and energy” stated Mary Caywood, Marketing Director for Loeb Properties, Inc., the managing agent for Overton Square Garage, LLC.

"Parkmobile is very excited to provide our mobile payments solution to such a thriving business and consumer center in Overton Square" said Cherie Fuzzell, CEO of Parkmobile USA, Inc. “We look forward to offering this technology which enhances the parking experience by eliminating the need to swipe a card or feed coins to a meter.”

Overton Square Parking Garage is a state-of-the-art facility which is situated in a thriving retail, dining, and entertainment district. Parkmobile’s mobile app will truly enhance the customer parking experience by offering additional options to make payments and enabling guests to bypass the pay machine during peak periods in the garage. Additionally, Parkmobile will provide retailers, theaters, and restaurants the ability to offer their patrons discounted parking through promotional codes. The standard flat rate for parking in the Overton Square garage is $3, and the administrative fee per transaction that customers pay to use Parkmobile is only $0.35.

Parkmobile’s mobile payment system is very simple to use. Customers need only to register online 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. Enforcement officers will be able to see that a motorist has paid with Parkmobile using a wireless handheld device, so customers should not worry if the meter does not change.

 

About Parkmobile

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.