RESERVEAMERICA LAUNCHES MISSISSIPPI STATE PARKS RESERVATION SERVICE
Mississippi campers can now plan camping trips online for the first time!
Ballston Spa, NY – Dec 19, 2006 - ReserveAmerica, the United States’ leading outdoor recreation reservation and campground management solutions provider, has won a five year contract and recently launched a reservation service for the Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks. ReserveAmerica’s turn-key solution has been implemented including Internet, call center and field services including Point of Sale for Mississippi’s 24 campgrounds with approximately 2,100 campsites and cabins. Consumers can now visit either www.ReserveAmerica.com or http://www.mdwfp.com to make reservations for Mississippi’s beautiful State Parks. “We are proud to be working with the dedicated MDWFP staff while helping current and new customers research and reserve their next visit to Mississippi’s beautiful state parks” noted Seth Rosenberg, ReserveAmerica’s Senior Vice President of Business Development and Client Services. “We’re also very pleased to have created new employment opportunities for Mississippi residents through our locally based reservation agent program.” “We are excited to launch this new service with ReserveAmerica for our loyal campers, outdoor enthusiasts and our staff located throughout the State,” remarked Dr. Sam Polles, Executive Director of MDWFP, “Our field staff have been impressed with the quality of ReserveAmerica’s leading technology and infrastructure, and we are proud that our great parks are now part of America’s largest outdoor recreation reservation system. Employing Mississippi residents as call center representatives will also help to provide the leading service we require.”
About MS Department of Wildlife, Fisheries & Parks:
It is the mission of the Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks to conserve and enhance Mississippi’s natural resources, to provide continuing outdoor recreational opportunities, to maintain the ecological integrity and aesthetic quality of the resources and to ensure socioeconomic and educational opportunities for present and future generations.
ReserveAmerica is North America's leading camping reservation and campground management solutions provider. Specializing in complete reservations solutions, stand-alone call center/database management tools, online reservations solutions and park software solutions, ReserveAmerica has successfully managed more than 30 million reservations, with 3.5 million reservations processed in 2005. The Company manages the largest reservable campsite inventory with partnerships throughout North America. ReserveAmerica is an operating business of IAC/InterActiveCorp (Nasdaq: IACI).
John McDonald | ReserveAmerica
Director of Marketing
jmcdonald@ReserveAmerica.com | www.ReserveAmerica.com
(518) 885-4282 x 5581
MS Department of Wildlife, Fisheries & Parks
- 8 Million campers use ReserveAmerica each year to research and plan trips.
- ReserveAmerica manages a national catalogue of over 3,000 parks with more then 150,000 campsites and cabins.
- 3.5 million advance reservations are processed through ReserveAmerica each year.
- 1.5 million campers subscribe to ReserveAmerica's email newsletter.
- ReserveAmerica processed America's first online camping reservation in 1997.