Parkmobile USA, Inc. Launches Mobile Payment Solutions at Utah Valley University
With the launch of Parkmobile, students, staff, and visitors will be able to conduct their parking transactions by mobile phone.
Orem, Utah, October 2, 2014-- Parkmobile, the leading provider for on-demand and prepaid mobile payments for on- and off-street parking announced today that its revolutionary service has been implemented at Utah Valley University. Customers can now pay for parking with their cell phone using Parkmobile’s mobile applications for iPhone, Android, Windows, and Blackberry smart phones.
"Utah Valley University seeks for opportunities to improve the services available to our students, faculty, staff, and visitors,” says Frank Young, Associate Vice President of Facilities at UVU. “The Parkmobile application offers a way to pay for parking directly from your smartphone, making the parking experience simple, easy, and convenient. I like the time expiring feature."
The Parkmobile service is offered throughout the entire campus of Utah Valley University. UVU is Parkmobile’s first deployment in the state of Utah, as well as the 26th University for the company.
"Parkmobile is extremely excited to launch our mobile payment parking service at Utah Valley University and add to our already expansive list of universities and colleges in the US," said Cherie Fuzzell, CEO of Parkmobile USA, Inc. “This technology offers customers a new and better way to pay for parking and is an example of another technology that can make our lives easier and more efficient.”
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. They can also select the option to receive alerts and reminders 15 minutes prior to expiration of their parking session.
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.