Innovation for the Finest Hotels, Resorts & Spas Worldwide
Partnership between PAR Springer-Miller and Glad to Have You Creates Mobile Hotel Management Solution
STOWE, VT — JUNE 27, 2013 — PAR Springer-Miller Systems, Inc. (PSMS) — a wholly owned subsidiary of PAR Technology Corporation (NYSE:PAR) and the leading provider of guest-centric hospitality management systems – and Glad to Have You™, the leading provider of mobile hospitality and Guest Management Solutions, have partnered to provide comprehensive mobile capabilities for the SMS|Host Hospitality Management System.
For properties wanting to deliver better experiences to guests, the ultimate answer lies in the promise of a mobile hospitality management solution integrated with the PMS. This integration of the Glad to Have You mobile hospitality platform and the SMS|Host Hospitality Management system supplies simple, easy to use guest and staff-facing mobile capabilities.
Joined, these two systems, offer much greater functionality including simple, yet comprehensive ways to communicate important information to guests and to staff. By creating an accessible platform, properties can more efficiently manage guest and property information, facilitated through deep integration with the data in the SMS|Host Hospitality Management system.
“We are excited to be partnering with PAR Springer-Miller Systems to deliver a world-class platform for customers using our integrated solutions. PSMS has a clear vision and deep commitment to providing a better overall guest experience and a more efficient, seamless platform for their customers,” remarked Jason Sprenkle, Co-CEO, Glad to Have You. “We are proud of the creative and innovative technologies our teams are bringing to market, and we are excited about what this partnership can do for customers and the hospitality industry in the years to come.”
“The team at Glad to Have You has a proven record of product success and innovation in a broad spectrum of the mobile/web space. We share a common vision to bring innovative products to market with extraordinary speed and a compelling value proposition. Our mutual customers will benefit greatly from our new relationship and our commitment to mobile products and services,” commented Larry Hall, President & CEO, PAR Springer-Miller Systems.
About Glad to Have You
Glad to Have You’s platform provides hospitality management companies with a best in class content management system in the cloud paired with an easy to use mobile solution for guests. The solution aims to allow companies to more efficiently manage their guest and property information, while providing guests with an easier, more informed and overall more enjoyable travel experience. Each guest receives the pre-arrival, property, and area information they need automatically, along with all of the details they need for their specific stay – when to arrive, where to park, auto generated check-in info and lock codes. Even specific details unique to each guest like wireless codes, television instructions, etc. The platform also provides instant two-way communications with guests, detailed analytics, and a robust and fully integrated marketing platform to increase guest loyalty. It’s a concept based on giving guests what they need, when they need it, and how they want it. For more information visit Glad to Have You.
About PAR Springer-Miller Systems
Since 1984, PAR Springer-Miller Systems, Inc. has earned its reputation as the experts in the operation and development of guest-centric hospitality technology systems. The company’s pioneering SMS|Host® Hospitality Management System set the standard in guest-centric property management systems. The company also offers SpaSoft®, a dynamic activities management/scheduling software solution, specifically designed to meet the unique needs of resorts, day spas, medi-spas and health clubs. Boasting some of the world’s most exclusive resorts and hotels as customers, the company is now revolutionizing the industry with the ATRIO Hospitality Technology Platform. ATRIO is moving hospitality to The Cloud, a new user experience and to a new business paradigm. Learn more at ATRIO.com.
About PAR Technology Corporation
PAR Technology Corporation creates and markets products that help hospitality operators around the world to better manage money, materials, people and the guest experience. PAR has provided hardware, software and services to the world’s largest restaurant chains and their franchisees for over 30 years. Today the Company’s extensive offerings include technology solutions for the full spectrum of hospitality operations, from boutique hotels and independent table service restaurants to international QSR chains, all backed by PAR’s global service network. The Company has over 50,000 installations in 105 countries worldwide. PAR is also a leader in providing computer-based system design and engineering services to the Department of Defense and Federal Government Agencies. PAR Technology Corporation’s stock is traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol PAR. For more information visit the Company’s website at www.partech.com.