|[December 19, 2013]
Booker Selected for Inclusion on Upware™ from Comcast Business
NEW YORK --(Business Wire)--
a cloud-based software that helps businesses streamline their
back-office operations and help grow their revenues, has been chosen by Comcast
Business to be listed on its Upware™
marketplace. Upware from Comcast (News - Alert) Business exposes Booker's software
to a nationwide footprint of businesses, who can immediately begin
streamlining their appointment schedules, social media marketing, and
customer relationship management-all from one unified platform.
"As businesses plan their growth, they prefer to use cloud-based
solutions because it simplifies their IT systems, controls costs, and
increases productivity," said Kevin O'Toole, SVP and GM of new business
solutions, Comcast Business. "We chose to include Booker on the Upware
marketplace because it simplifies and automates essential management
functions that help business owners run and grow their businesses, so
that they can focus on providing the best services to their customers."
"Comcast Business has an unmatched record for providing best-in-class
offerings to small businesses nationwide," said Dan Chandre, vice
president, strategic development of Booker. "Comcast Business shares our
vision of empowering small business owners with affordable technology
solutions that help them run and grow effectively."
Upware from Comcast Business, a Light Reading (News - Alert) 2013 Leading Lights award
winner for "Most Innovative SMB Service," is designed to nable SMBs to
easily purchase and manage cloud-based business applications from a
single trusted provider all from one administrative console and with one
Booker is available now on the Upware marketplace from Comcast Business
Booker helps businesses run and grow successfully by streamlining their
operations and helping to increase their revenues. Booker enables
service businesses to sell their services online, via mobile device or
in person, creating a seamless online booking experience for their
customers. With Booker's platform, business owners can manager their
social media presence and email marketing as well as automate their
customer retention. Booker processes over one million appointments each
month across 73 countries in 11 languages. Headquartered in New York
City, Booker's customers include thousands of local service businesses
as well as Fortune 500 companies. For more information, visit www.booker.com.
About Comcast Business
Comcast Business, a unit of Comcast Cable, provides advanced
communication solutions to help organizations of all sizes meet their
business objectives. Through a modern, advanced network that is backed
by 24/7 technical support, Comcast delivers Business Internet, TV and
Voice services for cost-effective, simplified communications management.
The Comcast Business Ethernet suite offers high-performance
point-to-point and multi-point Ethernet services with the capacity to
deliver cloud computing, software-as-a-service, business
continuity/disaster recovery and other bandwidth-intensive applications.
Comcast Ethernet services are significantly faster than standard T1
lines and other legacy technologies, providing scalable bandwidth from 1
Mbps up to 10 Gigabits-per-second (Gbps) in more than 20 major US
For more information, call 866-429-3085 or visit http://business.comcast.com/enterprise.
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and on other social media networks at http://business.comcast.com/social.
About Comcast Cable
Comcast Cable is the nation's largest video, high-speed Internet and
phone provider to residential customers under the XFINITY brand and also
provides these services to businesses. Comcast has invested in
technology to build an advanced network that delivers among the fastest
broadband speeds, and brings customers personalized video,
communications and home management offerings. Comcast Corporation
(Nasdaq: CMCSA, CMCSK) is a global media and technology company. Visit www.comcastcorporation.com
for more information.
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