Silvercar did not just add convenience to car rental by extending services through the smartphone, they actually used the smartphone to reinvent the experience at its core.
Austin, TX (PRWEB) April 02, 2015
Silvercar won “Best Mobile Travel Strategy” at the 2015 Eye For Travel’s Mobile & Innovation In Travel Awards on Monday, March 23 at a San Francisco awards ceremony held at the Hotel Nikko.
The Mobile Eye For Travel Awards seek to recognize the travel companies making the most significant progress in mobile travel.
“We've used a mobile-first approach to take the sting out of car rental," says Russ Lemmer, Silvercar Marketing VP. We've reinvented the car rental experience and we're thrilled our fans and the judges noticed.”
The annual ceremony recognizes companies in the “Best Mobile Travel Strategy” category based on their ability to adopt new and innovative technology to create an optimized experience for mobile visitors amongst other criteria.
Finalists for this year’s awards, which included the Ritz Carlton Hotel in addition to Silvercar, were determined by an expert panel of judges and general consumers. The final decision was made by a panel of travel industry experts after finalists showcased a five-minute presentation on their respective brands.
“What set Silvercar apart was how the smartphone was so fundamental throughout the entire service and customer experience," explains Glenn Gruber, Eye For Travel judge and Sr. Mobility Strategist at Propelics Inc. "Silvercar did not just add convenience to car rental by extending services through the smartphone, they actually used the smartphone to reinvent the experience at its core.”
Michael Becker, Eye For Travel judge and Co-founder of mCordis adds, “Silvercar gets it, they’re not just a car-rental service, they’re a platform that has reinvented what service can and should be."
About Silvercar: Car Rental The Way It Should Be
Founded with a mission to eliminate typical frustrations and points of friction that have plagued its industry for decades, Silvercar is paving the way for the future of car rentals. The company’s seamless car rental business—offering ONLY fully loaded silver Audis—eliminates lines, counters, paperwork, and hassles by delivering the entire experience through an easy-to-use mobile app and friendly concierge service. Silvercar is continually earning the highest customer satisfaction and loyalty scores in the industry and is currently offering service in five of the six busiest car rental markets in the U.S. (SFO, DEN, LAX, MIA, PHX as well as DFW, DAL & AUS.) To learn more, download the Silvercar app and/or visit Silvercar.com.