STOWE, VT — JUNE 14, 2012 — 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 Clubessential, the leading provider of web-based software and technology to the private club industry, have partnered to provide comprehensive online owner and member functionality.
PAR Springer-Miller’s SMS|Host Hospitality Management System is the solution of choice for resorts with owned units and/or membership requirements. In partnership with Clubessential, this robust functionality will extend to the web, enabling properties to more quickly and efficiently meet the needs of their owners.
The Resort Collection of Panama City Beach, Florida has implemented the Clubessential online owner functionality to provide a portal for property owners to access important information and statements online.
“Clubessential allows us to offer a custom branded web portal for our owner community. With the integration to SMS|Host, our owners can monitor availability and book their unit as well as access other key communication,” commented Mike Stange, Chief Operating Officer of The Resort Collection. “The partnership between Clubessential and PAR Springer-Miller helps us to honor our commitment to providing the best service for our owners.”
“Our combined offering with Clubessential sets a new communication and service standard in the luxury resort segment. Members and property owners will now have access to their account information, be able to book their units and interact with the resort from via a feature rich portal powered by SMS|Host and Clubessential,” remarked Victor Vesnaver, Senior Vice President, Sales & Marketing of PAR Springer-Miller.
“We are excited to partner with PAR Springer-Miller. Integrating our online capabilities with PSMS’ industry-leading hospitality systems creates a winning solution for properties,” commented Bill Ivers Jr., President of Clubessential. “Our expertise in web-based solutions combined with the extensive owner accounting and membership functionality in the SMS|Host system will provide PSMS customers with the most compelling offering in this market.”
About The Resort Collection of Panama City Beach
The Resort Collection of Panama City Beach is a property management company representing six beachfront resorts, one championship golf course, a shopping center and real estate organization. The Resort Collection includes the family-friendly Edgewater Beach & Golf Resort, the intimate Majestic Beach Resort, the new luxuriously appointed Emerald Beach Resort, the relaxing Long Beach Resort, and the exclusive En Soleil — all properties managed by The Edgewater Beach Resort Management, Inc. They boast more than 1,000 full-service gulf-front suites and golf villas, 100,000 square feet of combined indoor and outdoor meeting space, 6 Plexicushion tennis courts, multiple upscale retail shops, boutiques, eateries, coffee shops, state-of-the-art fitness rooms, an outdoor basketball court, 23 luxurious pools, a 9-hole executive golf course, and 27 holes of championship golf at the Hombre Golf Club on Northwest Florida's Gulf Coast. For information on The Resort Collection of Panama City Beach, call 866.203.1164 or visit www.resortspcbeach.com.
Clubessential provides web-based software to enable interactive communications within the resort and private club industry. In business since 1998, Clubessential is the category leader, developing and hosting websites for more than 900 of the world’s most prestigious golf, yacht, city and country clubs. Learn more at Clubessential.com
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.