SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ProntoShuttles today announced the launch of fan shuttle services for Beyoncé & Jay-Z OTR-II Concert Series in 15 Cities starting with the August 16th concert in Columbus, Ohio and ending with the October 4th concert in Seattle, Washington.
"With pickup locations in 69 Cities and 70+ million people who live within 150 mile radius of the 15 Concert Venues, ProntoShuttles offers the broadest, most dense and unprecedented shuttle service coverage for a public, large-scale event on such a broad scale," said Al Linden, ProntoShuttle's Director of Marketing.
In a related announcement, ProntoShuttles.com also announced the launch of its open and crowd-sourced Book My Shuttle platform for event shuttles for concert and sporting event venue and stadium management, and for individual groups to book and manage shuttles for their social, outdoor and other group activities.
"The curated shuttles - schedules, locations and itineraries - we have set up for the 15-City Beyoncé and Jay-Z concert series showcase the Book My Shuttle platform's ability to set up and automate management of shuttles on a massive scale," said Cory Smith, ProntoShuttles' VP of Business Development. "If the schedules and locations offered by Pronto curated shuttles don't meet their needs, the open, crowd-sourced Book My Shuttle platform empowers and enables groups to set up their own shuttle schedule, itinerary and locations."
The shuttle operation for the 15-City concert series and 69 pickup and dropoff locations will be handled by affiliates who are part of ProntoNetTM which is the most extensive affiliate network with 6,032 bus, van and limo operators boasting more than 40% of the available bus, van and limo capacity nationwide.
ProntoShuttles.com has designed, developed and delivered Book My Shuttle platform for fixed route event shuttles for large-scale public events - sporting events, concerts, public rallies - as well as crowd-sourced shuttles for private and public events for groups of any size - from as few as four to tens of thousands - for any occasion and for any destination nationwide. Book My Shuttle is the industry's first open and crowd-sourced shuttle booking platform serving the $15B Event Shuttle services market, $29B leisure activities shuttle services market, and $8B bus and limo charter services market. ProntoShuttles.com also offers its own Pronto branded services on the Book My Shuttle platform. The shuttles are operated by one or more of 6,032 licensed affiliate operators in ProntoNetTM - Pronto Affiliate Network in the US. Electronically linking Pronto with all its affiliate operators is ProntoResTM, Pronto's cloud-based reservation system, which enables electronic exchange of reservations, pricing and payment, which are key to automating the shuttle operation. ProntoShuttles.com is developed by Versalar Transportation, LLC dba Pronto Transportation, a subsidiary of Versalar Corporation, San Mateo, CA. ProntoResTM, ProntoNetTM and ProntoShuttlesTM are registered trademarks of Pronto Transportation.