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Kiva Dunes Selects PAR Springer-Miller to Implement SMS|Host® Hospitality Management and Owner Fulfillment System
NEW HARTFORD, NY — June 3, 2015 — PAR Springer-Miller Systems, Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of PAR Technology Corporation (NYSE:PAR) and the leading provider of custom guest-centric hospitality management systems, today announces that Kiva Dunes has selected the SMS|Host Hospitality Management and Owner Fulfillment System for their luxury resort in Gulf Shores, Alabama.
Located on the white, sandy beaches at the convergence of Mobile Bay and the Gulf of Mexico in Alabama, Kiva Dunes consists of a 90 room luxury resort and the top-rated golf course in the state of Alabama. Paired with the fine dining experience of Kiva Dunes Restaurant, Kiva Dunes represents the crown jewel of the Alabama Gulf Coast.
“Kiva Dunes prides itself on being the premier golf and beach destination on the Gulf Coast. We have a lot planned for the future, including new beachside amenities, rental property expansions and golf course renovations,” commented Scott Russell, Director of Marketing, Kiva Dunes Golf & Beach Resort.
With the SMS|Host Hospitality Management System from PAR Springer-Miller, Kiva Dunes employees can provide an unparalleled personalized guest experience. In addition, the SMS|Owner Fulfillment module integrates seamlessly with SMS|Host, allowing for easy management of owned units. PAR Springer-Miller’s Secure Payments Solution utilizes P2PE (Point to Point Encryption) technology to ensure the highest level of credit card security for guests at Kiva Dunes. Kiva Dunes will take advantage of PAR Springer-Miller’s 24/7 global support system with operations centers in Kuala Lumpur, London, Toronto, and Las Vegas to ensure a worry free technology experience.
“We tasked ourselves with finding a new property management system that we felt confident would help usher us into the future,” commented Russell. “We needed a system that would streamline everything for our guests and owners, whether it was as simple as charging a frozen drink at the pool to their room or easy access to their owner statements. We found what we were looking for in the trusted name of PAR Springer-Miller. Since the implementation of the new software we’ve begun to witness a change across the board and feel that we made the right choice in partnering with PAR Springer-Miller and look forward to our continued future partnership.”
“As the premiere golf and beach resort on the magnificent Gulf Coast, we take great pride in our new relationship with Kiva Dunes. From an operations perspective, the diversity and complexity of the Kiva Dunes operation makes our SMS|Host Hospitality Management System the ideal solution for the resort,” commented Larry Hall, President and CEO of PAR Springer-Miller. “SMS|Host provides a number of capabilities that enable Kiva Dunes to fully integrate their operations and achieve the efficiencies and guest service level they seek. We welcome Kiva Dunes to our growing family of the world’s finest resorts that make PAR’s SMS|Host the central component of their technology platform.”
About Kiva Dunes
Kiva Dunes, both the only true golf and beach resort and #1 rated golf course in Alabama is sure to be on everyone’s “bucket list” of must play courses. Located on their own private ½ mile of sugary white sands of The Gulf of Mexico, Kiva Dunes offers an unforgettable beach and golf experience. Whether you’re looking to kick your feet up in a luxury condo or house, play 18 holes of award winning golf or sink your toes in the sand with a cold drink in your hand, Kiva Dunes offers up a full array of vacation and relaxation possibilities for any number of people. Traveling alone or with the whole family, you’ll find what you’re looking for at Kiva Dunes.
Visit http://www.kivadunes.com/ for more information.
About PAR Technology Corporation
PAR Technology Corporation’s stock is traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol PAR. PAR’s Hospitality segment has been a leading provider of restaurant and retail technology for more than 30 years. PAR offers technology solutions for the full spectrum of restaurant operations, from large chain and independent table service restaurants to international quick service chains. PAR’s Hospitality business markets hotel management systems that provide a complete suite of powerful tools for guest management, recreation management, and timeshare/condo management. In addition, PAR provides the spa industry a leading management application that was specifically designed to support the unique needs of the resort spa and day spa markets, a rapidly growing hospitality segment. Products from PAR also can be found in retailers, cinemas, cruise lines, stadiums and food service companies. PAR’s Government segment is a leader in providing computer-based system design, engineering and technical services to the Department of Defense and various federal agencies.
Visit www.partech.com for more information.