STOWE, VT — FEBRUARY 2, 2011 — 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 — today announces the appointment of Khaled Abed as Regional Sales Manager for Europe, Middle East and Africa.
Mr. Abed brings many years of experience within the hospitality industry. As Regional Sales Manager, Mr. Abed will nurture strategic partnerships in the EMEA region. A native of Beirut, Lebanon Mr. Abed is a graduate of the Hotel Management School in Fulda, Germany and is fluent in several languages.
Prior to joining PAR Springer-Miller, Mr. Abed most recently held the position of Major Accounts Manager with MICROS-Fidelio in Neuss, Germany where he had account management and sales responsibilities for some of MICROS’ largest global customers. His background includes positions with various hotel companies in Europe including Crowne Plaza Hotels, Sheraton, Le Méridien, Kempinski, Dorint, and an assortment of independent hotel properties in Switzerland and Germany.
Mr. Abed resides in Dusseldorf, Germany and he will be based there in the PAR Springer-Miller office.
About PAR Springer-Miller Systems
PAR Springer-Miller Systems, Inc. is a leading provider of hospitality management solutions that meet the technology needs of all types of hospitality enterprises including city-center hotels, destination spa and golf properties, timeshare properties and casino resorts worldwide. The SMS|Host Hospitality Management System is distinguished from other property management systems with its truly integrated design and unique approach to guest service. The SMS|Host product suite, including more than 20 seamlessly integrated, guest-centric application modules, provides hotel/resort staff with the tools they need to personalize service, exceed guest expectations, and increase revenue. For more information on how PAR Springer-Miller Systems sets the pace in the hospitality industry, visit our website at www.springermiller.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 almost 30 years. Today the Company’s extensive offering includes 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.