OpenTable Launches "Places I've Eaten" Facebook App
New app for timeline enables diners to share their dining history and
SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 28, 2013
SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --OpenTable (NASDAQ: OPEN), the
world's leading provider of online restaurant reservations, today announced
the introduction of its new Facebook app, "Places I've Eaten." The new app
makes it easy for people to share their dining history, favorite restaurants
and wish lists with friends on Facebook. The app also enables people on
Facebook to see where their friends have dined, see their own and their
friends' ratings, share recommendations, tag friends with whom they've dined
and make reservations.
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"Places I've Eaten makes it easy for diners to share and be inspired by
memorable dining experiences and to tap into their friends' knowledge of local
dining scenes," said Scott Jampol, Vice President of Consumer Marketing at
OpenTable. "We hope the app will help diners discover new hot spots, share
recommendations with friends, and experience their favorite restaurants all
Places I've Eaten provides a new way for people to share and memorialize their
dining experiences. Diners can easily add the restaurants they have visited
through OpenTable to their Facebook Timeline, and the app makes it simple for
diners to build a list of restaurants they want to visit and see which of
their friends also have them on their wish lists or have already dined there.
OpenTable members who opt to use Places I've Eaten may keep their dining
history private or allow the app to post to their timeline and be visible to
some or all of their friends on Facebook. To find out more about Places I've
Eaten or access the web-based app, visit:
About OpenTable, Inc.
OpenTable is the world's leading provider of online restaurant reservations,
seating approximately 10 million diners per month via online bookings across
more than 27,000 restaurants. The OpenTable network connects restaurants and
diners, helping diners discover and book the perfect table and helping
restaurants deliver personalized hospitality to keep guests coming back. The
OpenTable service enables diners to see which restaurants have available
tables, select a restaurant based on verified diner reviews, menus and other
helpful information, and easily book a reservation. In addition to the
Company's website and mobile apps, OpenTable powers online reservations for
nearly 600 partners, including many of the Internet's most popular global and
local brands. For restaurants, the OpenTable hospitality solutions enable them
to manage their reservation book, streamline their operations and enhance
their service levels. Since its inception in 1998, OpenTable has seated more
than 400 million diners around the world. The Company is headquartered in San
Francisco, California, and the OpenTable service is available throughout the
United States, as well as in Canada, Germany, Japan, Mexico and the UK.
OpenTable also owns and operates toptable, the leading consumer destination
site for restaurant reservations in the UK.
OpenTable, OpenTable.com, OpenTable logos, toptable, Places I've Eaten and
service names are the trademarks of OpenTable, Inc. and/or its affiliates
Facebook® is a registered trademark of Facebook Inc.
Contact: Tiffany Fox, OpenTable, email@example.com, +1-415-344-4275; or
Jennifer Spector, M Booth, JenniferS@MBooth.com, +1-212-539-3299
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