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Mobile Knowledge Extends Partner Network with the Addition of National Booking App Technology

Startup Company, Arro, Inc., Will Connect With Mobile Knowledge Technologies Worldwide

Ottawa, Ontario, October 3, 2015 – Mobile Knowledge Systems, Inc., a worldwide leader of dispatch technologies for the for-hire and taxi industries, and Arro, Inc., today announced a partnership that will soon bring Arro’s innovative smartphone booking app to Mobile Knowledge customers worldwide.

 

Mobile Knowledge Partners with ARRO

 

Arro, Inc., whose technology was incubated out of Mobile Knowledge parent company, Creative Mobile Technologies (CMT), has created a national app for smartphone users that quickly connects riders with existing licensed taxicabs and drivers that are utilizing CMT’s in-vehicle, GPS-based credit card processing equipment. Arro (www.GoArro.com) is currently available only in the New York City Metro area, but will soon be launched in San Francisco, Boston, Chicago, and Washington, D.C. Arro has garnered close to 8,000 New York City yellow and green cabs since its launch in September.

Growth plans call for Arro to be available to all Mobile Knowledge taxi dispatch customers that have deployed the TaxiHail Inc. (www.taxihail.com) branded booking app which is currently in use at more than 150 taxi companies. The combined Mobile Knowledge/CMT user base includes customer operations in more than 150 cities and 5 countries.

“Our relationship with Arro only serves to strengthen our long-time business objective to provide leading-edge technologies for our taxi and for-hire customers,” said Mobile Knowledge President Kevin French. “By teaming up with our taxi industry colleagues, the Mobile Knowledge/Arro combination creates an e-hail environment for the riding public that will ensure the service and consistent pricing they desire, as well as confidence that the vehicles and drivers with which they are traveling are fully licensed and regulated by local for-hire authorities.”

Mobile Knowledge and CMT will be attending and exhibiting in Booth #500 at the 97th Annual Conference and Expo of the Taxicab, Limousine and Paratransit Association (TLPA), October 26-30, in Las Vegas, Nevada.

About Mobile Knowledge Systems, Inc.:

Mobile Knowledge has been delivering innovative dispatch solutions to the For-Hire industry for more than 35 years, and is recognized throughout the world as a technology leader in Taxi, Sedan, Black Car and Paratransit transportation services. The Mobile Knowledge product portfolio includes enterprise-class software to automate call centers, and rugged, purpose-built in-vehicle computing platforms to connect with drivers and members. Mobile Knowledge’s dedicated engineers have integrated with a wide range of telephone systems, taximeters, wireless network technologies, mobile booking apps, and payment processors to provide the greatest degree of cross platform compatibility. (www.mobile-knowledge.com)

Mobile Knowledge and Creative Mobile Technologies (CMT) have been strategic partners since 2005 when the two companies united to provide New York City with ground-breaking and comprehensive taxi technology solutions for the first time in the City’s history. Since then, the companies have continued to work together while expanding their respective operations across North America and Europe. Following their consolidation in October 2014, the combined CMT companies now serve operations in over 150 cities and 5 countries throughout the world, making CMT the largest integrated taxi technology solution provider worldwide.

For further information about Mobile Knowledge please visit www.mobile-knowledge.com

Press contact:

Michael Woloz
Connelly & McLaughlin
64 Fulton Street, Suite 1105
New York, NY 10038
T: 212-437-7373
E: mwoloz@candm1.com

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