How they describe themselves: Passport is the industry-leading mobile payments company specializing in integrated urban mobility solutions. The company provides feature rich software platforms that offer parking and transit agencies a more effective and efficient way to manage their operations and serve their customers. Passport’s smart city solution includes multimodal options by creating an all app solution for public transit riders and parkers. Passport’s mobile payment systems are deployed in over 1,000 locations in 46 states and provinces across the US and Canada, with clients such as Chicago, Toronto, and Boston. Headquartered in Charlotte, NC, Passport is backed by a highly respected group of investors, including Grotech Ventures and Relevance Capital.
How they describe their product/innovation: Passport has added mobile ticketing to its enterprise platform for urban mobility. The new feature allows transit agencies to deploy a plan, track, pay mobile application in their city. Commuters can plan their trip, track where their public transit options are, and ultimately pay for their fare in one convenient, secure application. This software reduces time in the transit system, cuts overall costs, and improves the experience for riders. Passport is a payment gateway and can easily integrate into existing payment gateways depending on the needs of its clients.
Product distribution strategy: Direct to Consumer (B2C), Direct to Business (B2B)
Bus. Dev.: Khristian Gutierrez, CBDO
Press: Daniel Bliley, Head of Marketing
Sales: Khristian Gutierrez, CBDO
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