PAR Springer-Miller Systems, Inc. Awarded Gold and Bronze Distinctions for ATRIO® Guest Experience Management at 8th Annual 2013 “Hot Companies and Best Products” Awards Ceremony

  • Wins Gold Award for “Innovative Company of the Year”
  • Bronze for “Best New Information Technology Software Company of the Year” for ATRIO

Network Products Guide announced the global honorees at the Information Technology Industry’s Coveted “Hot Companies and Best Products” Awards Ceremony in Las Vegas, Nevada

New Hartford, NY – May 22, 2013 – PAR Springer-Miller Systems, Inc. (PSMS) announced today it received two awards from Network Products Guide during their annual Hot Companies and Best Products event.  PSMS received a Gold award for Innovative Company of the Year and a Bronze award for Best New Information Technology Software Company of the Year.  The Technology Software Company award recognizes the ATRIO Guest Experience Management Platform for the hotel industry.  PSMS is a wholly owned subsidiary of PAR Technology Corporation (NYSE: PAR).

The industry and peer recognition awards announced by the Network Products Guide honor achievements in every facet of information technology, saluting those companies delivering innovative products and services within their respective industries.  Winners from all over the world were honored in Las Vegas earlier this month during the 8th annual dinner and presentations.

Network Products Guide, the industry’s leading technology research and advisory guide, plays a vital role in keeping decision makers and end-users informed of innovation and developments in information technology.  Their annual achievements and recognition awards program includes active participation from a broad spectrum of industries. It encompasses the world’s best in organizational performance, products and services, hot technologies, executives and management teams, successful deployments, product management and engineering, customer satisfaction, and public relations.

“We’re thrilled to receive these awards from Network Products Guide.  Network Products Guide has a very thorough selection process and our competition included a number of highly respected companies,” said Lawrence W. Hall, President and CEO. “Innovation represented the cornerstone of our efforts to create ATRIO, the hotel industry’s most significant new product development in the last twenty-five years.  Receiving recognition for Innovation and as a Software Company, in a single year, confirms our vision surrounding ATRIO and ability to execute against that vision.”

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About PAR Springer-Miller Systems, Inc.

Since 1984, PAR Springer-Miller Systems, Inc. has earned its reputation as experts in the operation and development of guest-centric hospitality technology systems. The company pioneered guest-centric property management systems with the SMS|Host® Hospitality Management System. They also offer SpaSoft®, the leading solution for dynamic activities management/scheduling, specifically designed to meet the unique needs of resorts, day spas, and medi-spas. Boasting some of the world’s most exclusive resorts and hotels as customers, they are 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. Visit 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 also provides hotel management systems with a complete suite of powerful tools for guest management, recreation management, and timeshare/condo management.  In addition, PAR offers the spa industry a leading management application 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 Business is a leader in providing computer-based system design, engineering and technical services to the Department of Defense and various federal agencies. Visit for more information. ###