LONDON, July 6, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- accesso Technology Group plc (AIM: ACSO), the premier technology solutions provider to the global attractions and leisure industry, is expanding the reach of its ShoWare and accesso Siriusware ticketing solutions with the addition of 16 new contracts.
Agreements recently have been signed with an array of U.S. and Mexico entertainment attractions to integrate ShoWare's box office, online and mobile ticketing solutions. Among these eight venues are Vino Venue, Music Zirconia and TribalTix.com, The Tybee Post Theater, LA Waterfront Cruises, Waterfun, Radio Events Group Entertainment, and Best Productions.
In addition, eight prominent U.S. venues have recently signed agreements to adopt accesso Siriusware solutions including Brooklyn Museum of Art, The Skydeck, McWane Center Adventures in Science, Arizona Sonora Desert Museum, The Asian Art Museum, The Trustees of Reservations, Oakland Museum of California, and Black Ball Ferry Line. These attractions will integrate accesso Siriusware onsite ticketing, online ecommerce and point-of-sale technology into their guest operations.
"These new agreements demonstrate the substantial demand for technology solutions that deliver simple, yet engaging customer experiences and help venues build better connections with consumers around the world," said accesso CEO Tom Burnet. "We are proud to have added over 60 new clients so far in the first half of 2015, helping reinforce our position as one of the highest growth technology vendors in our chosen markets and as one of the largest ticketing businesses globally."
About accesso Technology Group
accesso (AIM: ACSO) is the premier technology solutions provider to the leisure, entertainment and cultural markets. Our patented and award-winning technology solutions drive increased revenue for attraction operators whilst improving the guest experience.
Our solutions add value to operators at every point of the guest experience with our technology facilitating the key points of contact with their many millions of guests.
- We drive attendance
The accesso Passport® and ShoWare ticketing suites are comprehensive, easy-to-use cloud solutions that process tens of millions of tickets every year for assigned seat and general admission venues, enabling operators to maximize up-sell and cross-sell with ease to drive greater revenue.
- We handle payments
Our payment gateway carries level 1 PCI security certification and 24/7 support. It provides the tools, security and support operators need to drive sales and has so far processed more than $5 billion in transactions.
- We take guests out of line
Since 2001 more than 11 million guests have used a patented accesso LoQueueSM solution to queue less, ride more, enjoy a better experience and increase in-attraction spend.
- We simplify point-of-sale
Our accesso Siriusware point-of-sale solution offers software modules that combine ticketing, membership, retail, food/beverage transactions, rentals, credit card processing and many other functions into a single system eliminating the need for separate systems and databases.
- We increase engagement
accesso enables operators to engage more deeply and profitably with guests: pre-sale, in-attraction or post-visit. Our mobile apps have provided millions of guests with rich iOS and Android content to better plan their visit, buy their ticket on-the-go and unlock new experiences within an attraction.
More than 960 attractions and venues worldwide currently employ accesso technology – from theme parks, water parks, cultural attractions, live performance venues and sporting events to ski and snow parks. We are proud that our solutions are trusted by the majority of the leading names in the leisure industry, including Six Flags Entertainment, Cedar Fair Entertainment, Merlin Entertainments, International Speedway Corporation, Palace Entertainment, Compagnie des Alpes, and Herschend Family Entertainment.
accesso is a public company, listed on AIM: a market operated by the London Stock Exchange. For more information visit: www.accesso.com.
About Vino Venue
Located in Dunwoody, Ga., Vino Venue is a "wine emporium" best known for its wine school. The venue offers a variety of experiences including wine tasting, fine dining and shopping, and hosts as many as 200 unique private events each year, including blind wine tasting, wine socials, private touring and charitable events. For more information - http://vino-venue.com/
About Music Zirconia and TribalTix.com
Music Zirconia is the world's top tribute and cover band booking agency. Located in San Diego, Music Zirconia books tribute bands for national and international events, and leverages the ticketing platform TribalTix.com. For more information - http://mztributebands.com/
About The Tybee Post Theater
The Tybee Post Theater, located in Tybee Island, Ga, is a nonprofit venue and recently renovated 1930s movie house once used for the Fort Screven Army Base. In August 2015, renovations on the Tybee Post Theater will be complete and for the first time in 50 years the venue will serve as a movie theatre seating 240 viewers. The Tybee Post Theater is the only multi-purpose cultural venue in the area transforming into a civic center for community activities, concert hall, and theatrical stage. The theater stands as a historical landmark of the Tybee cultural heritage. For more information - http://tybeeposttheater.org/
About LA Waterfront Cruises
LA Waterfront Cruises is a premiere whale-watching cruise company providing guests with an unmatched whale spotting experience. The professional crew and marine mammal educators take guests on whale-watching journeys to seek out Gray, Blue, Killer, Humpback and Fin Whales with the occasional Common and Bottlenose dolphin sighting. LA Waterfront Cruises' vessels are the most advanced and environmentally friendly in Southern California with state-of-the-art catamarans and stadium seating that allow for a breathtaking view. For more information - http://www.lawaterfrontcruises.com
Coming soon to Cancun, Waterfun offers a diverse experience to tourists who enjoy the sun, sand and water by distributing and installing inflatable, floating water parks that can be found at beaches, lakes, rivers and pools and requires no customer installation or breakdown. In addition to the Cancun location, five additional parks currently are being installed in a range of cities across Spain.
About Radio Events Group Entertainment
Radio Events Group, also known as REG Entertainment, is a promotional entertainment company located in Stockton, Calif. This summer Radio Events Group is promoting Mega Summer Jam at the Woodward Park Amphitheater in Fresno on August 1, an event expected to sell 4,000 tickets. Radio Events Group is also in the process of planning its concert lineup for 2016.
About Best Productions
Best Productions, located in Morelia Michoacan, Mexico, is an entertainment production company that promotes concerts and opera events.
About Brooklyn Museum of Art
New York City's Brooklyn Museum of Art offers visitors a chance to explore an extensive and comprehensive permanent collection that includes ancient Egyptian masterpieces, African art, European paintings, decorative arts, period rooms, and contemporary art. With roughly 1.5 million works, it is New York City's second largest museum. For more information – www.brooklynmuseum.org
About the Skydeck
The Skydeck, located in downtown Chicago, is open daily offering spectacular views spanning up to four states, a one-stop Chicago experience featuring interactive exhibits, and The Ledge, a glass balcony experience extending four feet outside the 103rd floor of Will Tower. For more information – www.theskydeck.com
About McWane Center Adventures in Science
Located in the heart of Birmingham, Ala., the McWane Science Center is an adventure filled learning experience for growing minds. The nonprofit discovery museum features four floors of interactive exhibits and an IMAX® Dome Theater built to inspire kids and adults alike. For more information – www.mcwane.org
About Arizona Sonora Desert Museum
The Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum, located in Tucson, is a world-renowned zoo, natural history museum and botanical garden, all in one place. Since 1952 it has aimed to inspire people to live in harmony with the natural world by fostering love, appreciation and understanding of the Sonoran Desert. For more information – www.desertmuseum.org
About The Asian Art Museum
The Asian Art Museum of San Francisco is one of the largest museums in the Western world devoted exclusively to Asian art. But it's more than just an art museum - it's a ticket to Asia. There, one can travel through 6,000 years of history, trek across seven major regions, and sample the cultures of numerous countries. For more information – www.asianart.org
About the Trustees of Reservations
For more than a century, the Trustees of Reservations has been working as a nonprofit organization dedicating its time to preserving natural and historical places throughout the state of Massachusetts. Visitors can explore, volunteer, and take part in various events and programs intended to flourish appreciation for Massachusetts' natural beauty. For more information – www.thetrustees.org.
About The Oakland Museum of California
The Oakland Museum of California (OMCA) first opened its doors more than 40 years ago, bringing together three historically independent disciplines – art, history, and natural sciences – under one roof. Its collection is comprised of more than 1.9 million objects and the museum offers coinciding programs that explore and reveal the factors that shape California's character and identity. For more information – www.museumca.org
About Black Ball Ferry Line
Black Ball Ferry Line provides the only daily, year-round vehicle and passenger ferry service between downtown Victoria, British Columbia and Washington State. The vessel can hold 1,000 passengers and has undergone improvements to provide additional seating and a more spacious coffee shop. For more information – www.cohoferry.com
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