Parkmobile and Allstate Roadside Services announce roadside service available in the Parkmobile app

Parkmobile and Allstate Roadside Services announce roadside service available
                            in the Parkmobile app

PR Newswire

ATLANTA, Nov. 19, 2012

ATLANTA, Nov. 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --Parkmobile USA, Parkmobile, the leading
provider of mobile payment solutions to municipalities and parking providers
around the world, announced today that its mobile payment for parking program
will now provide even greater value by offering Allstate Roadside Services in
its mobile app. The Allstate Roadside Services (ARS) functionality will be
available to all Parkmobile members using the latest version of our iPhone

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"We are delighted to announce our partnership with Allstate Roadside Services
to provide our members an added safety benefit and peace of mind when they
need roadside assistance. ARS is the leading roadside service provider in the
US with more than 4 million dispatches annually. We are continuously looking
for ways to add more value for our members. By including Allstate Roadside
Services into our app, we are providing our members the very best roadside
service available," said Laurens Eckelboom, EVP of Parkmobile USA, Inc. "We
will enable our members in the near future to pay for roadside service through
our mobile app which will further optimize their experience and convenience."

To use Parkmobile's service, parkers register for free by downloading the
mobile app or setting up an on-line account at Once
registered, members can use the mobile app, the internet, or a toll-free
number to pay for parking. Parkmobile members have been able download the
updated iPhone app since Thursday, November 15th. By using the roadside
service feature, Parkmobile members will be directed to an Allstate Roadside
Services dispatcher call center for further assistance.

"Allstate Roadside Services is Reinventing Roadside^SM through continuous
innovation and first-to-market technologies. Our partnership with Parkmobile
USA is another example of how proud we are to support emerging technologies,"
said Anthony Royer, President of Allstate Roadside Services.

About Parkmobile

Parkmobile is the leading global provider of seamlessly integrated end-to-end
solutions for mobile payments, parking guidance using business analytics and
parking. Its offerings include mobile payments for on and off-street parking,
digital parking permits, real-time enforcement and a seamless transit
experience. Their services are used in 350 cities around the world by
millions of registered users. Parkmobile USA was founded in Atlanta, Georgia
and its call center, engineering team and corporate headquarters are located
in the U.S. Parkmobile's investors include BCD Holdings and Fontinalis
Partners. With annual global revenues of $22.1 billion, BCD Holdings is an
international market leader in the corporate and online travel, and
off-airport and mobile parking industry. Fontinalis Partners invests in and
partners with innovative technology companies that modernize and improve
transportation. Fontinalis is led by Bill Ford, a lifelong environmentalist
and the executive chairman of Ford Motor Company.For more information please
visit, or on Twitter

About Allstate

The Allstate Corporation (NYSE: ALL) is the nation's largest publicly held
personal lines insurer. Widely known through the "You're In Good Hands With
Allstate®" slogan, Allstate is reinventing protection and retirement to help
nearly 16 million households insure what they have today and better prepare
for tomorrow. Consumers access Allstate insurance products (auto, home, life
and retirement) and services through Allstate agencies, independent agencies,
and Allstate exclusive financial representatives in the U.S. and Canada, as
well as via and 1-800 Allstate®. As part of Allstate's
commitment to strengthen local communities, The Allstate Foundation, Allstate
employees, agency owners and the corporation provided $28 million in 2011 to
thousands of nonprofit organizations and important causes across the United

SOURCE Parkmobile

Contact: Tina Dyer, Parkmobile USA, Inc., +1-770-818-9036, +1-770-818-9039,, or April Eaton, Allstate, +1-847-402-5600
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