Booker Selected for Inclusion on Upware™ from Comcast Business
NEW YORK -- December 19, 2013
Booker, 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
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
“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 2013 Leading Lights award winner
for “Most Innovative SMB Service,” is designed to enable SMBs to easily
purchase and manage cloud-based business applications from a single trusted
provider all from one administrative console and with one consolidated bill.
Booker is available now on the Upware marketplace from Comcast Business at
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,
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 markets.
For more information, call 866-429-3085 or visit
Follow us on Twitter @ComcastBusiness and on other social media networks at
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.
Deborah Szajngarten, 646-380-4041
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