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Parkmobile

INNOVATIVE PARKING SOLUTIONS

Parkmobile, LLC is the leading provider of on-demand and prepaid mobile payments for on- and off-street parking. Their services are used in more than 1,400 locations in the U.S. by millions of registered users. Additionally Parkmobile is available in Canada, Australia and New-Zealand.

  • US$ 37 MILLIONTOTAL SALES IN 2014
  • 11 MILLIONS USERSGLOBALLY
  • 1,400 LOCATIONSIN THE USA ONLY

Mobile payment provider for parking

Parkmobile LLC is a leading global provider of mobile payment solutions for parking. Parkmobile makes paying for parking simple. Members around the world appreciate our user friendly mobile apps for iPhone, Android, Blackberry, Windows and Amazon phones.

NEAR REAL TIME DATA FOR BUSINESS ANALYTICS

Parkmobile provides smart mobile payments, digital parking permits and a near real time data feed to a central database. This database enables cities to analyze parking behavior and make smart strategic decisions which leads to less congestion and Co2 emissions in urban environments, making cities a better and healthier place to live.

Facts & figures

SALES

In 2014 Parkmobile made US$ 37 million in total sales.

EMPLOYEES

Approximately 58 people work for Parkmobile.

MILLIONS OF TRANSACTIONS YEARLY

Parkmobile mobile payments for parking processed more than 60 million transactions globally in 2014.

Task Revenue segments Parkmobile
Mobile payments 95
Reservations 5

Worldwide mobile parking

In 2008 Parkmobile Group and BCD Holdings started Parkmobile USA, Inc. (part of Parkmobile International). Parkmobile International’s mobile payment solution is available in 4 countries:

  • USA
  • Canada
  • Australia
  • New Zealand

PARKING SPACES

Parkmobile, LLC is the market leader for on-demand and prepaid mobile payments in the US. Today Parkmobile is covering 39 States, available at 1,400 municipal, transit, university and operator locations.

CONNECTED VEHICLE INTEGRATIONS

Parkmobile’s on-demand mobile payment solution and ParkNow’s prepaid parking solution together provide consumers around the world with the ultimate customer parking experience. The combined service will become available for integration into connected vehicles of all original equipment manufacturers. Firstly, it will be implemented Audi, BMW and Ford connected vehicles.

Largest operator locations

Parkmobile’s largest private operator locations are:

  • Municipalities: Washington DC, Atlanta GA, Houston TX, Los Angeles CA and New York City, NY (Q4 2015)
  • Transit Authorities: RTD Denver, MTA New York, METRA/CTA Chicago and WMATA Washington DC
  • Universities: University of Southern California (USC), University of New Mexico, Boise State, University, Georgia Tech University, Arizona State University, Ohio State University, and University of Arkansas

HISTORICAL HIGHLIGHTS

2015

TAG Top 10 Innovative Technology Companies in Georgia, Innovation Finalist for Global Impact Awards, and Emerging Megatrend Finalist for SSA Impact Awards.

2014
  • Innovation finalist for Global Impact Awards.
  • Emerging Megatrend Finalist for SSA Impact Awards.
  • Frost & Sullivan Best Practices Award for 2014.
  • TAG Top 40 Innovative Technology Companies in Georgia.
  • September 2014: Parkmobile acquires ParkNow from BMW.
  • October 2014: Parkmobile acquires Click and Park from SP+.
2013
  • February 2013: Parkmobile is nominated for the prestigious APPY Awards (Annual SXSW (South by Southwest) Conference – Austin TX) in the category Mobile Payment Apps (together with Wal-Mart and Fandango).
  • March 2013: Parkmobile is awarded a TAG Top 40 Innovative Technology Company (Technology Association of Georgia). TAG’S Top 40 Awards recognizes Georgia-based technology companies for their innovation, financial impact, and their efforts at spreading awareness of Georgia’s technology initiatives throughout the U.S. and globally.
  • May 2013: Parkmobile wins SSA Impact Award in the category Technology Solutions Provider. SSA (Southeastern Software Association) recognizes companies who have demonstrated outstanding leadership in bringing new technology solutions to the market.
2012
  • February 2012: Parkmobile USA exceeds 1.5 million transactions in its mobile payment for parking program in Washington DC.
  • Parkmobile explosively increases its footprint to 250,000 parking spaces as of June 2012. As market leader in the U.S. Parkmobile is 3 times larger than all other providers combined.
2010

In early 2010, Bill Ford’s (Excutive Chairman Ford Motor Company) private equity company Fontinalis partners joins the Dutch shareholders. The company’s major US breaktrough comes in June 2010 when the MBTA in Boston awards 28,000 parking spaces to Parkmobile, making it the largest mobile payment for parking deployment in the US at the time.

2008

February 2008: Parkmobile Group and BCD Group start Parkmobile USA, Inc. (part of Parkmobile International).

2006

Parkmobile grows rapidly and becomes the market leader for pay by phone parking in Europe in 2006, covering markets in the UK, Germany, Netherlands and Belgium.

1999

Parkmobile starts with cell phone payments for parking.