Parkmobile USA, the leading provider of mobile payment solutions to municipalities and parking providers around the world, unveiled its enhanced updated iPhone application (app). The app has a completely revamped look and feel to it. iPhone and iPad users can now enjoy improved performance.
New Features Include:
- Location services are now used to help speed up the parking process.
- We now remember the places you’ve recently parked so you can pay for parking even faster.
- Managing your notification settings is now at the tip of your fingers.
- Making changes to your vehicles or favorite zones is a breeze – you no longer have to navigate to settings to do so.
- You can now start more than one parking session in the same zone (not available in all zones).
To use the service, customers can register by downloading the free application at www.parkmobile.com. After setting up the account, customers can immediately start using the system with their registered mobile phone.
The Parkmobile app also enables members to change and add additional license plates, update payment methods, use GPS functionality and offers Allstate Roadside Assistance. Starting a parking transaction takes less than 10 seconds.
"We are delighted to build upon our award-winning suite of apps with the launch of Parkmobile’s enhanced iPhone application," said Cherie Fuzzell, CEO of Parkmobile USA, Inc. “The new app provides even greater ease and convenience to over one million members who use Parkmobile to locate and pay for parking.” Since November 2009, more than 1.3 million members have signed up for Parkmobile in the U.S. of which 800,000 members have downloaded the Parkmobile app, making it the most widely used mobile payment solution in the parking industry. Today, Parkmobile is available at over 420 locations in 33 states, including universities, transit providers, parking operators and major cities such as Washington, DC, Los Angeles and Houston.
Parkmobile, headquartered in Atlanta, is the leading global provider of seamlessly integrated end-to-end solutions for mobile payments, parking guidance using business analytics and parking. Its offerings include mobile payments for on- and off-street parking, digital parking permits, real-time enforcement and a seamless transit parking experience. Parkmobile’s services are used in 400 cities around the world by millions of registered users. Parkmobile’s investors include BCD Holdings and Fontinalis Partners (a strategic investment firm that invests in next-generation mobility companies and whose founding partners include Bill Ford, Executive Chairman of Ford Motor Company) and BCD Holdings. For more information please visit www.parkmobile.com, facebook.com/ParkmobileUSA or on Twitter @Parkmobile.