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INTIX recently featured tips from accesso on reopening for the events and live entertainment industry.

Boston Logan International Airport Pilots Virtual Security Line Powered by **accesso®**

Boston Logan International Airport Pilots Virtual Security Line Powered by accesso®

ORLANDO, Fla. (June 3, 2021) accesso Technology Group plc (AIM: ACSO), the premier technology solutions provider for attractions and venues worldwide, has partnered with Boston Logan International Airport to pilot a Virtual Security Line. This partnership marks accessos first foray into service of the airline industry and positions Boston Logan International Airport as a pioneer in adoption of technology that is proving vital to enhancing customer safety, trust and loyalty while adhering to pandemic-related protocols.

**accesso®** Wins Partnership with Snoqualmie Casino

accesso® Wins Partnership with Snoqualmie Casino

ORLANDO, Fla. (May 18, 2021) accesso Technology Group plc (AIM: ACSO), the premier technology solutions provider for attractions and venues worldwide, has signed a three-year agreement to provide its accesso ShoWare box office ticketing suite to Snoqualmie Casino. With the Casino’s two performance venues hosting top-tier talent all year long, the solution will provide guests an intuitive online box office experience, allowing them to purchase tickets in a few easy steps.

*accesso* Client Seminar 2021

accesso Client Seminar 2021

Join us for a week of engaging software training at our first-ever virtual accesso Client Seminar from September 20 – 24, 2021. We are thrilled to have the opportunity to bring our educational sessions and knowledgeable instructors to this exciting new format – no flights required!

Walibi Holland Renews Virtual Queuing Partnership with **accesso**

Walibi Holland Renews Virtual Queuing Partnership with accesso

Interpark recently shared news that Walibi Holland, a longstanding theme park in the Netherlands, has renewed its partnership with accesso Technology Group plc to provide 100% virtual queuing for park guests. The solution was originally implemented in May 2020 in response to the challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Walibi Holland Renews Virtual Queuing Partnership with **accesso®**

Walibi Holland Renews Virtual Queuing Partnership with accesso®

TWYFORD, UK. (March 30, 2021) accesso Technology Group plc (AIM: ACSO), the premier technology solutions provider for attractions and venues worldwide, has renewed its agreement with Walibi Holland – a longstanding theme park customer located in Biddinghuizen, Netherlands – for use of its 100% Virtual Queuing model through 2021, carrying the park through its summer season reopening, slated for April of this year.

accesso® Broadens Partnership with Alterra Mountain Company to Deliver Contactless Mobile F&B Capabilities

accesso® Broadens Partnership with Alterra Mountain Company to Deliver Contactless Mobile F&B Capabilities

ORLANDO, Fla. (Mar. 4, 2021) – accesso Technology Group plc (AIM: ACSO), the premier technology solutions provider to leisure, entertainment and cultural markets, has expanded its partnership with Alterra Mountain Company to provide six of the company’s North American mountain destinations – Snowshoe Mountain Resort in West Virginia; Deer Valley Resort in Utah; Mammoth Mountain in California; Steamboat in Colorado; Squaw Valley Alpine Meadows in California; and, Blue Mountain Resort in Ontario, Canada – with mobile food and beverage (F&B) technology.

accesso Technology says revenues ahead of expectations following strong fourth quarter

accesso Technology says revenues ahead of expectations following strong fourth quarter

Proactive Investors shared an update on accesso, noting The provider of queuing, ticketing and planning software said it now expects to deliver revenue of not less than US$55mln’ for 2020 with net cash of just under US$30mln.” The company also said that despite the impact of the pandemic, underlying market opportunity remains intact” and it continued to perform strongly when customer venues are open.”

**accesso** releases industry guide on reimagining the guest journey in a COVID-19 world

accesso releases industry guide on reimagining the guest journey in a COVID-19 world

Blooloop features editor Charlotte Coates recently shared that accesso has released a step-by-step e‑book to help theme park and attractions operators navigate the challenges presented by the COVID-19 pandemic. This difficult year for the industry has seen operators increasingly seeking new ways to provide a memorable guest experience and drive revenue, while keeping staff and guests safe.

Army tests wrist-worn Covid-19 tracking device

Army tests wrist-worn Covid-19 tracking device

Reporter Sean O’Riordan of the Irish Examiner shared news of the Irish Denfence Forces’ successful trial of a new COVID-19 tracing system, utilizing technology from Cork software company Digisoft and UK-based accesso Technology Group.

Defence Forces use theme park technology to control virus

Defence Forces use theme park technology to control virus

Ralph Riegel of Inde​pen​dent​.ie recently shared news of the Irish De­fence Forces utilizing a new COVID-19 trac­ing sys­tem, that is based on tech­nol­o­gy from Cork soft­ware com­pa­ny Digisoft and UK-based acces­so Tech­nol­o­gy Group.

Digisoft Adapts **accesso®** Theme Park Technology to Partner  with Irish Defence Forces on Wearable COVID-19 Tracker

Digisoft Adapts accesso® Theme Park Technology to Partner with Irish Defence Forces on Wearable COVID-19 Tracker

ProximityBand is a collaboration between Digisoft and accesso using proven wearable technology developed initially for amusement parks and re-adopted for COVID-19 mitigation purposes. It uses Bluetooth connectivity to identify, measure and track interactions between wearers in a GDPR compliant manner to a secure administrator information hub. The patented wristband also provides social distancing guidance via on-screen and vibration alerts in the workplace.

**accesso** Technology in good shape for post-COVID-19 recovery says broker

accesso Technology in good shape for post-COVID-19 recovery says broker

Philip Whiterow of Proactive Investors recently shared an update on accessos 2020 revenues. Despite the global pandemic, the technology company has made major efforts to bounce back in the second half of 2020. This effort has made way for a resilient financial position as the company prepares for 2021.

Accesso Technology Group expect 'an elastic response' when the vaccine is deployed

Accesso Technology Group expect 'an elastic response' when the vaccine is deployed

accesso CEO Steve Brown recently met with Proactive Investors to discuss the company’s updated guidance for 2020 year-end revenues and predictions for 2021. Because of the integral role that technology has played in venues’ reopening strategies, accesso’s numbers for 2020 are ahead of expectations. Brown also shared that he predicts the first half of 2021 will be similar to what the company is currently dealing with, and that after a vaccine is deployed, recovery could be rapid.”

Accesso Technology raises full-year revenue guidance

Accesso Technology raises full-year revenue guidance

John Harrington of Proactive Investors recently shared updated guidance from accesso for 2020 year-end revenues, noting that revenues for the whole of 2020 should be comfortably ahead of previous guidance due to increased activity caused by the lifting of some lockdown restrictions. With reports of the imminent arrival of coronavirus vaccines, a more stable operating environment for attractions around the world is within sight.

Four Ways to Enhance the Post-Pandemic Guest Experience

Four Ways to Enhance the Post-Pandemic Guest Experience

In a post-pandemic environment, guests are looking to the hospitality industry to implement increased safety measures while still providing an unforgettable experience. In this article for Hospitality Technology, accesso CEO Steve Brown shares 4 ways that venues can enhance the guest experience while safely welcoming guests back to their favorite restaurants and destinations.

New accesso Guide Charts the Reimagining of the Guest Journey Post-COVID-19

New accesso Guide Charts the Reimagining of the Guest Journey Post-COVID-19

Australasian Leisure Management recently shared a free step-by-step guide created by accesso designed to assist operators in the creation of a safe and enjoyable environment for returning guests, while also giving them the tools they need to regain traction and customer trust as the industry moves into a new era.

**accesso** explores how to meet customer needs in a post-COVID world at Blooloop V-Expo

accesso explores how to meet customer needs in a post-COVID world at Blooloop V-Expo

During the blooloop V‑Expo, accesso will be taking the main stage of the Innovation Auditorium. accesso Sale’s Director Jeremy Gray and Vice President of Sales Geroge Hambleton will be presenting Empathizing with Guests in a COVID-19 World: How to Anticipate the Needs of Your Customers in the New Normal.’ This session will explore how the needs and desires of guests have been transformed following the global pandemic. From the rapid acceleration of certain technologies to the sudden need to maintain physical distance, and above all else how preserving the guest experience is most important.

Avoid the Avalanche: 3 Simulations for COVID Crowd Management for Your Ski Resort

As ski season quickly approaches, figuring out how to safely welcome your skiers back in the COVID era can be a daunting task. At acces­so, we’ve been work­ing tirelessly to help our ski clients plan for a safe and successful reopening. We recently partnered with Integrated Insight, an analytics consulting firm, to analyze how virtual queues, timed ticketing and social distancing will affect your guests and ski area. Watch as acces­so Solutions Architect Kevin Brice and Integrated Insight VP of Industrial Engineering Ben Dubiel take us through their 3 simulations for COVID crowd management for your ski resort and read on for your guide to avoiding an unexpected avalanche of traffic on open­ing day!

Accesso Technology readies for new normal in theme parks

Accesso Technology readies for new normal in theme parks

Philip Whiterow of Proactive Investors recently shared an update on accesso and the changes the company has seen during the COVID-19 pandemic, noting half-year revenue progress, insights from the company’s CEO Steve Brown, as well as broker analysis.

Creating a Seamless Visitor Journey in the Age of Coronavirus

With the escalation and continued risks of COVID-19, the traditional process of visiting museums and cultural attractions has transformed in many ways. As visitor-facing sites are beginning to reopen, many are finding that they have to rethink the visitor journey end-to-end in order to facilitate a seamless, contactless experience.

Tap into Unrealized Revenue with **accesso**

Tap into Unrealized Revenue with accesso

acces­so CEO Steve Brown recent­ly sat down with Parkworld Magazine to discuss how virtual queuing and how accessos solutions are helping meet the needs of the modern consumer safely and effectively. 

Parc Astérix Partners with **accesso®**  to Launch Virtual Queuing Offering

Parc Astérix Partners with accesso® to Launch Virtual Queuing Offering

Parc Astérix, based just outside of Paris, has introduced Filotomatix, a virtual queuing program, for several of Parc Astérix’s leading attractions – utilizing accesso’s intuitive Qsmart®platform – to enable effective physical distancing. Powered by the accesso LoQueue® virtual queuing solution, the platform will provide an improved queuing experience for guests, allowing them to spend less time waiting in physical queue lines and more time enjoying Parc Astérix’s six worlds and 42 attractions.

Steve Brown talks about virtual queuing, trustability and the #1 objection people have of going to theme park

Steve Brown talks about virtual queuing, trustability and the #1 objection people have of going to theme park

Josh Liebman & Matt Heller of Attraction Pros recently sat down with acces­so CEO Steve Brown to discuss how his diverse back­ground led him to the technology industry and how acces­so is helping venues all over the world adapt to a post-COVID world. The podcast spotlights acces­so​’s Vir­tu­al Queu­ing solu­tion and how important it is for guests and staff to trust that venues are taking their safety seriously as attractions begin to reopen. 

accesso® Blog Series: Navigating the Age (and Aftermath) of Social Distancing

The impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic have been intense and far-reaching. From the devastating loss of life to the economic impact of industries being brought to a grinding halt, the vast majority of people across the world have been impacted by this crisis in one way or another. As we begin to emerge from several months of quarantine, it’s encouraging to see venue operators take careful steps to reopening safely. We are all entering an age that redefines the norms to which all of us had become accustomed – a time that will most surely be defined as a new normal,” if not a new abnormal.” Guest expectations will most certainly change, and operators will be faced with the challenge (and opportunity) to meet and exceed those re-shaped expectations. Read on to discover 4 trends that we predict will emerge from the age of social distancing, and what they mean for your venue.

Virtual Queues and More with **accesso** CEO Steve Brown

Virtual Queues and More with accesso CEO Steve Brown

Coaster 101 recently published an interview speaking with accesso CEO Steve Brown about his background and how accesso is helping venues all over the world adapt to a post-COVID world. The interview highlights accessos Virtual Queuing solution and analyzes new features that have been rolled out to meet the growing need for safely getting visitors back to attractions.

Is There Now An Opportunity In accesso Technology Group plc (LON:ACSO)?

Is There Now An Opportunity In accesso Technology Group plc (LON:ACSO)?

Simply Wall St recently published an article analyzing accesso’s valuation and outlook, suggesting that stock may be trading at a low price relative to the actual value. The outlet notes that stock is still trading at a fairly cheap price, and that revenues are expected to grow by 10% over the next few years, pointing to a positive outlook.

Holiday World to use virtual queuing this season

Holiday World to use virtual queuing this season

The Owensboro Times shared news that guests at Holiday World & Splashin’ Safari will be able to wait in virtual lines for rides this year, as the park is implementing a queuing technology to ensure safe distancing measures. Holiday World recently announced opening day will be June 14.

Theme parks could axe queues amid plans to let customers book timeslots to meet Covid-19 safety standards

Theme parks could axe queues amid plans to let customers book timeslots to meet Covid-19 safety standards

Reporter Harriet Dennys for Financial Mail shared that future theme park visits may soon be missing a familiar element of the guest experience — long lines. Following the global impacts of COVID-19, venues will need a way to space queuing guests to allow for social distancing as well as additional time for cleaning ride vehicles. accesso’s virtual queuing platform, QsmartSM, will allow visitors to digitally reserve a ride from their own smartphone.

**accesso** appoints Fern MacDonald as Chief Financial Officer

accesso appoints Fern MacDonald as Chief Financial Officer

Blooloop reporter Charlottle Coates shared news that Fern MacDonald was appointed Chief Financial Officer of accesso Technology Group PLC. MacDonald has been a part of the accesso team since May 2018, when she took on the role of Senior Vice President of Finance. She will also be joining accesso’s board.

Steve Brown returns to *accesso* as new CEO

Steve Brown returns to accesso as new CEO

InPark Magazine shared news that Steve Brown has been appointed Chief Executive of accesso in order to support the company’s renewed focus on strategic objectives. Brown founded accesso in 2008 and served as President and CEO from 2016 – 2018 when he left the company. He returns to the company with a five-point strategic plan including refocusing employees, re-energizing the company’s client-centric approach, implementing operational efficiencies, streamlining operations and integrating key components of the company’s product portfolio.

People of *accesso*: Mechele Larmore – On Her Passion for the Ski Industry and Empowering Her Team

People of accesso: Mechele Larmore – On Her Passion for the Ski Industry and Empowering Her Team

In 2019 we launched our People of accesso” series to feature some of the extraordinary individuals who are essential to our team. We shined a spotlight on our Director of European Ticketing Operations Robin Goodchild, Product Owner of Ticketing Research and Development Valerie Wierenga and most recently Global Implementation Director Justine Dong. In this month’s feature, we are excited to introduce you to our Vice President of Sales, Mechele Larmore.

*accesso®* Announces Leadership Change;  Steve Brown Returns as CEO

accesso® Announces Leadership Change; Steve Brown Returns as CEO

ORLANDO, Fla. (January 27, 2020) accesso Technology Group plc (AIM:ACSO), a leading solutions provider for attractions and venues worldwide, announced today a renewed focus on its strategic objective of delivering revenue and experience-enhancing solutions through the company’s array of proprietary, market-leading technology. To support this effort, Steve Brown has returned to accesso as Chief Executive Officer, replacing Paul Noland.

6 Security Tips for Staying Safe While Holiday Shopping

Nothing beats being able to shop from the comfort of your own home! But with the holiday season in full swing, keeping your information secure may be harder than you think. The increased number of transactions during this time could leave you as a prime target for a malicious hacker. Have no fear, we are here to help! Read on to discover 6 security tips for holiday shopping.

*accesso®* Partners with Technovation to Engage with  Global Community of Tech-Driven Changemakers

accesso® Partners with Technovation to Engage with Global Community of Tech-Driven Changemakers

ORLANDO, Fla. (Dec. 11, 2019) accesso Technology Group plc (AIM:ACSO), a leading solutions provider for attractions and venues worldwide, is entering into a multi-faceted, charitable partnership with Technovation, a global tech education nonprofit that empowers children and adults to become more confident leaders, creators and problem-solvers in their communities.

The Chattahoochee Nature Center Partners with *accesso* to Leverage Cloud-Based eCommerce Technology

The Chattahoochee Nature Center Partners with accesso to Leverage Cloud-Based eCommerce Technology

ORLANDO, Fla. (Dec 4, 2019) – The Chattahoochee Nature Center (CNC) has entered into a strategic three-year agreement with accesso Technology Group plc( AIM:ACSO), the premier technology solutions provider for attractions and venues worldwide, to implement an award-winning, cutting-edge eCommerce ticketing system. The integration is set to launch in early 2020.

3 Ways Guest Data Can Help Optimize Your Business

The idea of leveraging data to tailor customer experiences is not a new one, but in the wake of recent high-profile data usage scandals, it is certainly understandable that both consumers and businesses are wary of the practice. However, though four out of five consumers are concerned about data privacy, recent studies have found that the majority of consumers are willing to share personal data in order to be provided with marketing communications more uniquely suited to them. In fact, 72% of consumers will only engage with personalized marketing messages!

4 Tips for Getting the Most Out of a Client Seminar

4 Tips for Getting the Most Out of a Client Seminar

A client seminar is a great opportunity to learn from industry experts. Attendees have the chance to participate in sessions that focus on specific educational topics, ask questions and share ideas with other attendees. Most client seminars act as an intensive training camp that usually take place over the course of several days. From interactive time with a new product to open discussions, multiple speakers and teachers take the time to share their perspectives and helpful hints related to the topics at hand. Attending a client seminar provides many benefits, including improving communication skills, gaining expert knowledge, and renewing motivation and confidence.

How to Apply Supply Chain Principles and Reap the Benefits

How to Apply Supply Chain Principles and Reap the Benefits

From international conglomerates to single-location attractions, ski resorts to live entertainment venues, popular historical sites and more, every business relies on a chain of suppliers to keep day-to-day operations running smoothly. And, regardless of market segment, scope of operations or number of employees, every business can benefit from taking a closer look at how to make the most of each link in their chain.

The New York Botanical Garden Selects **accesso®** as  Dedicated Partner for Ticketing, Global Distribution and More

The New York Botanical Garden Selects accesso® as Dedicated Partner for Ticketing, Global Distribution and More

ORLANDO, Fla. (June 13, 2019) – The New York Botanical Garden (NYBG) has entered into a strategic three-year partnership agreement with accesso Technology Group plc (AIM:ACSO), the premier technology solutions provider for attractions and venues worldwide, to implement a multiphase integration of ticketing, eCommerce and global distribution systems, set to launch in fall 2019.

**accesso** appoints new chief operating officer

accesso appoints new chief operating officer

Interpark recently published an article on the exciting news that accesso has added John Guilfoy to their team as the Chief Operating Officer. Guilfoy’s over 20 years of knowledge and experience will help accesso continue to drive growth and innovation for their expanding portfolio of clients. In his role, he will be responsible for streamlining the day-to-day operations of the company.

**accesso** appoints chief operating officer

accesso appoints chief operating officer

Blooloop shared details on accessos appointment of John Guilfoy as Chief Operating Officer. Guilfoy brings his 20+ years of experience to this newly created role within the company. Reporting directly to accesso CEO Paul Noland, Guilfoy’s focus will be on the day-to-day operations.

**accesso®** Names New Chief Operating Officer

accesso® Names New Chief Operating Officer

Yahoo! Finance shared news that accesso has named a new Chief Operating Officer. John Guilfoy will be joining the organization to lead the day-to-day operations and continue to drive growth and innovation. Guilfoy has over 23 years of experience in the travel, technology and financial services industries, including time spent in several senior executive roles at TravelClick, an eCommerce SaaS provider to hotels, as well as general management positions at American Express.

**accesso®** Names New Chief Operating Officer

accesso® Names New Chief Operating Officer

ORLANDO, Fla. (May 31, 2019) – (AIM:ACSO), the premier technology solutions provider for attractions and venues worldwide, today announced that they have appointed a Chief Operating Officer, with over 20 years’ experience in the travel, technology and financial services sector. In this newly created role, John Guilfoy will be responsible for leading the day-to-day operations of the company and continuing to drive growth, innovation and customer success in accesso’s expanding portfolio of solutions and clients. John will report to accesso CEO, Paul Noland, and will work to advance the organization’s strategic priorities, as well as align the product, customer operations and support teams across the business

AGM Trading Statement

AGM Trading Statement

accesso Technology Group plc (AIM: ACSO), the premier technology solutions provider to leisure, entertainment and cultural markets, provided an update on recent trading.

Four Takeaways From NSAA 2019

Last week, the accesso team traveled to sunny San Diego for the 2019 National Ski Areas Association Tradeshow and Conference to meet with some of the greatest minds in the industry. We left the event feeling inspired and excited about the future of the ski industry! Read on to hear why.

**accesso** Partners Up To Implement **Siriusware** At Entertainment Complex

accesso Partners Up To Implement Siriusware At Entertainment Complex

Reporter Evelina Grecenko of investment firm, Morningstar recently shared news of accessos partnership with with zoo and aquarium developer zoOceanarium Group and hospitality company Lodging Hospitality Management. This partnership will involve the implementation of accesso Siriusware ticketing and POS solution at the reimagined St Louis aquarium & entertainment complex at Union Station in the US state of Missouri, which is opening later this year.

What's New in **accesso Passport**

What's New in accesso Passport

At accesso, we understand the important role technology plays in guests’ experiences at your venue. We invest heavily in Research & Development throughout all of our products because our clients benefit from it and because it makes a positive difference in the guest experience. In a recent webinar, accesso Passport Director of Product Management and Design, Shane Broffman, presented two exciting new features for our accesso Passport ticketing solution to help drive revenue and increase guest satisfaction: Booking Portal and Cart Abandonment Recovery.

Year-end Trading Update and Directorate Change

Year-end Trading Update and Directorate Change

accesso Technology Group plc (AIM: ACSO), the premier technology solutions provider to leisure, entertainment, hospitality and cultural markets, provides the following update on trading for the financial year ended 31 December 2018 and Board composition.

**accesso** Blog Series:  Reasons to Embrace Continuous Learning at Your Venue

accesso Blog Series: Reasons to Embrace Continuous Learning at Your Venue

In the fast-paced entertainment and leisure industries, change is the ultimate constant. In order to stay on top of these changes and remain competitive in the marketplace, business leaders are embracing continuous learning programs as a way to nurture their most valuable assets – their people. Read on to discover what is driving the need for continuous learning and to explore options that make sense for your organization, whether you are a theme park, museum or ski area!

**accesso** Blog Series: Serving Up a Hit Musical to New Audiences with **Ingresso**

accesso Blog Series: Serving Up a Hit Musical to New Audiences with Ingresso

In the theatre world, connecting with new audiences is extremely rewarding. Yes, opening night performances and sold-out houses are both exciting and gratifying, but at the end of the day, there’s nothing quite as special as knowing that you helped an audience member discover a performance, an idea or story for the very first time. Our Ingresso solution is designed to fuel experiences just like that by connecting events to new audiences from all around the world. We are pleased to be partnering with the Adelphi Theatre in London’s West End to introduce audiences to the Tony Award-nominated hit musical Waitress this year. It’s common to hear of shows that promise something for everyone, but Waitress has so many different layers and messages, and carries an incredible backstory of empowerment that can inspire many people in different ways.

**accesso**® and Merlin Entertainments Take Long-Standing Partnership to New Heights at The Bear Grylls Adventure

accesso® and Merlin Entertainments Take Long-Standing Partnership to New Heights at The Bear Grylls Adventure

With the use of accesso technology – including the accesso Passport® ticketing suite, the accesso LoQueueSM queuing suite and The Experience EngineTM solution – guests of The Bear Grylls Adventure will enjoy a truly immersive experience through every step of their journey, from ticketing to reservations, meal and gift shop purchases, and more. 

People of **accesso**: Robin Goodchild – From England to America and Back Again

People of accesso: Robin Goodchild – From England to America and Back Again

At accesso, many of our team members come from backgrounds working within the industries we serve. We pride ourselves on being experienced operators who run a technology company serving the attractions space, versus a technology company that happens to serve the market. 

accesso EMEA Director of Ticketing Operations Robin Goodchild is a shining example of this, having spent 16 years in amusement and attractions management before joining the accesso family. His passion for people first attracted him to the industry in 2000 and has served as the driving force of his career ever since. So, we sat down with Robin to learn more about his time in the industry, his change of course to the supplier side and what he sees as the greatest priorities for our European clients. 

**accesso** Blog Series: Volunteering with a Purpose

accesso Blog Series: Volunteering with a Purpose

The world today is more connected than ever, and we realize our business not only impacts our clients and employees but the global community as well. That’s why we provide volunteer time each year for our team members to give back to a charitable organization of their choice.

**accesso** and Village Roadshow Theme Parks Announce Partnership to Elevate the Guest Experience

accesso and Village Roadshow Theme Parks Announce Partnership to Elevate the Guest Experience

Amusement Today shared news of accessos partnership with Village Roadshow Theme Parks to elevate the guest experience. The new partnership, unveiled at the 2018 IAAPA Attractions Expo, will bring a holistic integration of accessos eCommerce ticketing, virtual queuing and guest experience management technology solutions to Australia’s largest theme park operator.

**accesso** and Village Roadshow Claim Landmark Partnership

accesso and Village Roadshow Claim Landmark Partnership

Ticketing Business News posted an article on accessos new strategic partnership with Village Roadshow Theme Parks to elevate the guest experience. The landmark agreement will strive to set a new operational standard for the attractions industry by allowing theme parks to engage with guests at every potential touchpoint using data gathered from accessos integrated queuing, ticketing and guest experience management solutions. 

accesso Webinar Series: eCommerce Imagery Best Practices.

accesso Webinar Series: eCommerce Imagery Best Practices.

It’s widely said that a picture is worth a thousand words. Whether you are selling tickets, meal deals or season passes, the images that you use online have a major influence on a guest’s decision to purchase. If you’re not a graphic designer, though, how do you know the difference between imagery that will convert and imagery that won’t? We recently asked Jeff Prystaijko, one of our senior designers at accesso, to share insights into eCommerce imagery best practices gained from nearly 15 years of design experience within the amusement and attractions industry.

**accesso** Blog Series: Why Attending Trade Shows is Important.

accesso Blog Series: Why Attending Trade Shows is Important.

We are less than a week away from one of the attraction industry’s largest trade shows of the year. The International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions (IAAPA) will soon be bringing attractions, suppliers and vendors together for a week of education and collaboration in Orlando, Florida for the 100th anniversary Expo! Several trade shows come and go throughout the year, but are you taking advantage of all the great opportunities they can provide to you and your company? Whether you are thinking about attending a trade show for the first time or going to your 50th show, make sure you are benefiting from everything they have to offer!

**accesso** Blog Series: 5 Tips for Creating Effective In-App Marketing Copy.

accesso Blog Series: 5 Tips for Creating Effective In-App Marketing Copy.

Every business wants to create an amazing app experience, something that increases conversions and has lovable and useful features all wrapped up in an engaging user interface. Implementing effective marketing copy within your app is equally important, yet is often understated. It’s easy to think that engaging website copy will translate into similarly engaging app copy, but that isn’t necessarily the case. We’ve come up with these 5 tips to remove that learning curve and give your in-app marketing a boost to grow user satisfaction, increase app store ratings and drive conversions for your brand. 

**accesso** partners with Google to provide new booking option for attractions

accesso partners with Google to provide new booking option for attractions

Reporter Justine Maunder of Blooloop shared news of accessos partnership with Google to provide a new engagement channel connecting clients and customers. The partnership will allow customers to buy tickets to accesso-supported venues directly from Google Search, Maps and Assistant. It is made possible by accessos Ingresso distribution platform which enables venues to sell tickets through global third-party distribution channels in real time. 

**accesso** Client Seminar 2018: A Week of Learning in Paradise!

accesso Client Seminar 2018: A Week of Learning in Paradise!

We’ve just returned from a week of learning, networking and fun at our 2018 accesso Client Seminar in sunny San Diego, and based on the feedback we’ve received, this has been one of the best years yet! It was so much fun to catch up with familiar faces and to meet some of our new clients. This year, we were pleased to welcome over 225 attendees from 106 venues for intensive software training, collaborative roundtable sessions, breezy beachside breakfasts and tropical-themed evening events. Read on to discover more highlights from our week in paradise.

IAAPA, BRPH, **accesso**: Faces and places

IAAPA, BRPH, accesso: Faces and places

InPark Magazine reporter Martin Palicki interviewed accesso CEO Paul Noland along with other leisure industry leaders who recently took on new opportunities. Noland shares his thoughts on the state of the industry as well as insight into his new role at accesso. To read the full article, click here.

**accesso** Technology Group’s **Prism** product could shake up the UK festival market.

accesso Technology Group’s Prism product could shake up the UK festival market.

Reporter Calum Muirhead of Proactive Investors recently shared news of accessos 2018 performance and predictions for growth potential. While accesso is currently a leader in the theme park, cultural and live entertainment industries, their innovative products, such as the Prism wristband, present them with an opportunity to penetrate the UK’s £500 million festival market. 

**accesso** Blog Series: 3 Reasons to Attend **accesso** Client Seminar 2018.

accesso Blog Series: 3 Reasons to Attend accesso Client Seminar 2018.

It’s hard to believe that in less than 3 months, we will be packing our bags and heading to sunny San Diego for a week of learning and relaxation in paradise! In our last blog, we covered how an individual can justify a trip to accesso Client Seminar for themselves, but what if you’re still not convinced it’s right for your team? Maybe you’ve attended a few times in the past and are questioning the value of returning. Allow us to present 3 compelling reasons why you (or someone from your business) should attend our accesso Client Seminar.

**accesso** Blog Series: How to Justify Your Trip to **accesso** Client Seminar 2018

accesso Blog Series: How to Justify Your Trip to accesso Client Seminar 2018

Working in the leisure and entertainment industries can be exciting and exhilarating. Whether you manage ski resort ticketing or a performing arts center box office, you are part of the privileged few who often enjoy behind-the-scenes access to everything your venue has to offer. At the same time, it takes quite a lot of passion and dedication (and sometimes, a few extra cups of coffee) to balance all of the unique aspects that come with managing venues. Do you need a fresh dose of inspiration, insight and some R&R, too? What if you could get all of that in a tropical setting and transform your career during the same week? Well, you can! Pack your laptop, sunscreen and flip flops, and get ready to join us in sunny San Diego, CA from September 16th-21st for accesso Client Seminar 2018!

**accesso** Blog Series: Staying Relevant & Adaptable in Today's Ski Market.

accesso Blog Series: Staying Relevant & Adaptable in Today's Ski Market.

According to research conducted by the National Ski Areas Association (NSAA), the industry has faced two primary challenges in recent seasons: the aging out of its core target demographic, as baby boomers begin to move away from athletically-driven vacations and activities, and expense. However, with the help of impactful technology, you can seize the opportunity to craft meaningful experiences that your skiers want and deliver them in valuable ways that break down the price barrier.

**accesso** Blog Series: Recruiting for Your Company Culture.

accesso Blog Series: Recruiting for Your Company Culture.

There is an overwhelming amount of pressure these days on tech companies to create a millennial-minded workplace. A place with personality and culture. Somewhere its people can go to have breakfast, play games, hang out with their friends, and make a solid cappuccino with the perfect amount of froth. A place with good bones and thoughtful leaders who are supportive, inclusive and flexible; who aren’t afraid to shower their teams with the recognition they deserve for a job well-done. Mostly – and, importantly – they’re seeking a great place to work; to collaborate and innovate on challenging new ideas; to learn and to grow professionally and, perhaps, personally (if they’re lucky).

Paul Noland Named CEO of **accesso**

Paul Noland Named CEO of accesso

ORLANDO, Fla. (Feb 16, 2018)accesso Technology Group plc (AIM: ACSO), the premier technology solutions provider to leisure, entertainment, hospitality, attractions and cultural markets, today announced that Paul Noland, current president and CEO of the International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions (IAAPA), will succeed Steve Brown as accesso chief executive officer, effective April 9, 2018. Brown will step down from the accesso board of directors at that time and will continue to serve as an advisor to both Noland and the accesso board throughout 2018 to ensure a seamless transition.

Cedar Fair Extends **accesso Passport**® Agreement Through 2022

Cedar Fair Extends accesso Passport® Agreement Through 2022

ORLANDO, Fla. (Feb 12, 2018) accesso Technology Group plc (AIM: ACSO) the premier technology solutions provider to leisure, entertainment, cultural, and hospitality markets, today announced an extension to its existing eCommerce agreement with Cedar Fair Entertainment Company (NYSE: FUN), one of the largest regional amusement-resort operators in the world.

**accesso** Webinar Series Presents: The **accesso** Ecosystem - Redefining the Guest Experience.

accesso Webinar Series Presents: The accesso Ecosystem - Redefining the Guest Experience.

The modern guest demands a seamless and sophisticated experience at your venue, and our job is to provide the technology that makes it possible. Over 1000 clients worldwide utilize our comprehensive solutions for ticketing, point-of-sale and virtual queuing, and with our recent acquisitions, our product portfolio continues to expand to new areas including distribution and customer engagement. While our solutions may appear siloed in these separate categories, the reality is that they are all part of a connected system that is constantly evolving to bring a more cohesive and powerful offering to our clients. Our Chief Technology Officer Eric Petrusic introduces us to this concept of the accesso ecosystem” and what it means for venue operators, guests and future development.

**accesso** Blog Series: 7 Customer Experience Predictions for 2018

accesso Blog Series: 7 Customer Experience Predictions for 2018

As 2018 quickly approaches, it’s time for organizations to give serious thought to how they will address the customer experience in the coming year. In recent years, companies in all industries have recognized that it’s no longer safe to compete on product and price alone, and have prioritized customer experience (CX) efforts accordingly. Increasingly, marketers are taking a data-driven approach to CX that allows them to deliver highly-personalized, immersive experiences that make customers feel special and want to return to their brand again and again. As a result, we anticipate that 2018 will bring the highest expectations for a valuable and memorable experience from customers yet, as well as the highest risk of losing these customers to the competitors who can beat you to it.

**accesso** Webinar Series Presents: Introduction to Google Analytics.

accesso Webinar Series Presents: Introduction to Google Analytics.

Understanding data is the key to making better business decisions, but when it comes to tracking the performance of your online sales, it can be difficult for the average user to know where to start. As part of our commitment to partnership, we strive to empower our clients with the tools they need to analyze their eCommerce data effectively and efficiently. We know that many of our clients use Google Analytics as their web analytics tool, and others have shared that they are interested in getting started with this popular program. We asked our in-house expert Leslie Strickland, Manager of Business Intelligence, to share her top insights from managing analytics tracking for our accesso Passport clients in a recent webinar.

**accesso** Blog Series: Why Millennials, Why Now.

accesso Blog Series: Why Millennials, Why Now.

Millennials make up the largest generation to date, representing more than one quarter of the United States’ population and possessing more than $600 billion in buying power each year. By 2020, millennials are expected to account for 30 percent of retail sales in the United States.

**accesso** Partners with Village Roadshow Theme Parks  to Provide Streamlined Ticketing Solution

accesso Partners with Village Roadshow Theme Parks to Provide Streamlined Ticketing Solution

ORLANDO, Fla. (September 14, 2017) – accesso Technology Group plc (AIM: ACSO), the premier technology solutions provider to leisure, entertainment and cultural markets, has announced a five-year agreement with Village Roadshow Theme Parks, Australia’s largest theme park operator, to install the accesso Passport ticketing suite at Warner Bros. Movie World, Wet’n’Wild Sydney, Wet’n’Wild Gold Coast, Paradise Country and Sea World (Australia).

**accesso** Announces Plan To Acquire The Experience Engine (TE2)

accesso Announces Plan To Acquire The Experience Engine (TE2)

accesso Technology Group plc (AIM: ACSO), the premier technology solutions provider to leisure, entertainment and cultural markets, plans to acquire The Experience EngineTM (TE2) in a move that will provide accesso the capabilities to offer a heightened level of personalization and real-time marketing to customers across a range of venues including theme parks, ski resorts, hotels and other hospitality-focused operations.

**accesso** Webinar Series Presents: **accesso's** Latest Innovations for Ski.

accesso Webinar Series Presents: accesso's Latest Innovations for Ski.

Our accesso Siriusware solution offers a number of exciting features with ski in mind, underscoring our commitment to serving the ski industry as a fully integrated, end-to-end ticketing and point of sale solution. Our 1Risk electronic waiver integration makes waiver management quick and simple, with fully hosted electronic waivers that can be accessed from any accesso Siriusware point of sale terminal, from your website or from any self-entry station. Waivers can be directly attached to your customer’s record in the accesso Siriusware solution.

**accesso** Webinar Series Presents: **accesso's** Latest Innovations for Cultural Institutions.

accesso Webinar Series Presents: accesso's Latest Innovations for Cultural Institutions.

Cultural institutions and museums offer patrons the chance to step into the future, peek through a window into the past, and gaze inside the minds of creative geniuses — but finding ways to extend that same wonder into your technology solutions can be quite a challenge! At accesso, we understand the importance of cultivating strong and lasting relationships with your patrons to earn their loyalty and nurture them into lifelong members and donors.

**accesso** Technology scaling up as reach expands

accesso Technology scaling up as reach expands

Investor’s Chronicle reports that accesso spent 2016 investing heavily into wearable tech, as well as scaling up its existing ticketing solution accesso Passport for Merlin Entertainments, a major new client.

**accesso** going global with best-in-class technology

accesso going global with best-in-class technology

Proactive Investors reporter John Harrington shared news regarding accesso Technology Group plc’s 2016 financial results, reporting that the company experienced a strong year in what was considered an investment phase.”

Change of Auditor

Change of Auditor

accesso Technology Group plc (AIM: ACSO), the premier technology solutions provider to leisure, entertainment and cultural markets, today announces that it has appointed KPMG LLP as its auditor following a comprehensive tender process. KPMG, whose appointment is effective as of today, replaces BDO LLP, which has been the Group’s auditor since August 2012.

**accesso** Technology is hot stuff

accesso Technology is hot stuff

Lee Wild of Interactive Investor today shared an update regarding accesso Technology Group PLC (ACSO), noting that stock value has tripled since last summer.

**accesso** has a spring in its step

accesso has a spring in its step

Proactive Investors today shared an update on accesso Technology Group PLC, noting business wins and technological advances as reasons for higher annual profit and revenue.

**accesso** Webinar Series Presents: Navigating eCommerce in a Mobile Landscape.

accesso Webinar Series Presents: Navigating eCommerce in a Mobile Landscape.

Many venues still think of ticketing from the onsite purchasing perspective, with the front gate or box office being the first interaction point with a guest. In reality, most guests today will have already visited your venue’s website before they arrive. In fact, you can expect that about half of your guests will be browsing your website from their smartphone looking to learn more about your attraction and ticket offerings. Are you prepared to make a great first impression? Watch our webinar to learn more about navigating eCommerce in today’s mobile landscape!

**accesso** Webinar Series Presents: The Latest in Ski Industry Innovations from **accesso**.

accesso Webinar Series Presents: The Latest in Ski Industry Innovations from accesso.

Ski resorts face a unique set of operational challenges, from managing customer data throughout a visit to ensuring guests have quick and easy access to the gear and services they require. With over 20 years of experience in ski, accesso truly understands the unique needs of ski areas. Watch our webinar to learn about our recent innovations for the ski industry!

Magic lies beyond Merlin for **accesso**, says Peel Hunt

Magic lies beyond Merlin for accesso, says Peel Hunt

Proactive Investors shared a report detailing broker Peel Hunt’s assessment of accesso Technology Group PLC (LON:ACSO), which includes the broker’s increase in target price on the stock to 1,600p from 1,280p (current price: 1,308p).

Steve Brown named CEO at **accesso**

Steve Brown named CEO at accesso

Orlando Sentinel reporter Paul Brinkmann shared news of Steve Brown’s promotion from chief operating officer at accesso to chief executive officer and president.

Bank cash to fuel theme park ticketing firm

Bank cash to fuel theme park ticketing firm

Digital News Editor David Casey of Insider Media Limited to day shared news that accesso Technology Group PLC (AIM:ACSO) has secured a new finance facility to fund its acquisition plans and revealed revenues have risen closer to £100m.

Merlin magic boosts **accesso** shares

Merlin magic boosts accesso shares

Investors Chronicle today released an analysis of accesso (LON:ACSO) stock, noting that “(s)trong revenue growth, multiple business wins and a leap in underlying operating profit would – taken alone – have made for a solid set of half-year results for accesso (ACSO).

Confident **accesso** sees revenues climb

Confident accesso sees revenues climb

Proactive Investors UK shared updates regarding accessos (LON:ACSO) earning forecasts for the remainder of 2015, noting that accesso expects to meet its recently upgraded earnings forecasts as interim revenues jumped by almost a quarter.

Merlin partners with **accesso**

Merlin partners with accesso

Adrian Lennox of InterPark recently shared news of accessos exclusive long-term agreement with Merlin Entertainments group to provide its fully hosted onsite ticketing and eCommerce solutions across the operator’s global portfolio. 

Dream Tickets

Dream Tickets

Reporter Kath Hudson of Attractions Management magazine recently penned an article examining the advancement of ticketing systems and the many current and upcoming trends improving guest experiences and expanding the operator’s bottom line.

**accesso** signs 7-year deal with Merlin Entertainments

accesso signs 7-year deal with Merlin Entertainments

Reporter Sandra Pedicini of the Orlando Sentinel shared news this morning that accesso Technology Group plc has signed an exclusive long-term agreement with Merlin Entertainments Group Ltd. to provide ticketing and eCommerce services across the operator’s global portfolio.

**accesso** shares surge as it strikes global deal with Merlin

accesso shares surge as it strikes global deal with Merlin

Proactive Investors shared news this morning of a surge in accesso Technology Group (ASCO) shares following two announcements from the company, one revealing an exclusive long term agreement with attractions giant Merlin Entertainments (LON:MERL) to provide onsite ticketing and eCommerce, and the other predicting improving earnings for the next two and a half years as new contracts are fulfilled.

Malaysia park, Lake Mary’s **accesso** sign deal

Malaysia park, Lake Mary’s accesso sign deal

Orlando Sentinel reporters Sandra Pedicini and Caitlin Dineen recently published news of accesso‘s newest contract with Malaysia’s newest theme park, Movie Animation Park Studios, which appeared in the June 29, 2015 edition of the paper.

**accesso** Receives The Queen’s Award for Innovation

accesso Receives The Queen’s Award for Innovation

Blooloop recently shared news that accesso has won The Queen’s Award for Innovation in recognition of the accesso LoQueue virtual queuing solution, which allows visitors to reserve their place in line virtually using a proprietary handheld device, smart phone or RFID wristband. 

Screaming growth at **accesso**

Screaming growth at accesso

Reporter Theron Mohamed of Investors Chronicle shared an update on accesso Technology Group (LON:ACSO) reporting the firm’s underlying operating profit for 2014 was up 21 percent.

**accesso** schedules FY results

accesso schedules FY results

Stock​Mar​ketWire​.com shared that accesso Technology Group, plc (AIM:ACSO) will announce preliminary results for the 12 months ended 31 December on 18 March.

Mission Admission – More than just a ticket to ride!

Mission Admission – More than just a ticket to ride!

Park World Magazine recently published a panel discussion between TJ Christensen, senior vice president of business development for North America and Europe at accesso®; John Gibson of Best Union UK/​OmniTicket Network; and Balaji Venugopal, founder and director of Semnox Solutions in India.

**accesso** is just the ticket

accesso is just the ticket

Reporter Steven Frazer of Shares Magazine recently shared details of the Broker Consensus rating encouraging investors to buy stock in accesso® (ACSO:AIM), which he noted as having An excellent growth track record…” as well as being “…profitable and cash generative.” 

Nashville Zoo signs on with **accesso**

Nashville Zoo signs on with accesso

ORLANDO, Fla. (13-February-2015) –accesso (AIM:ACSO), the premier technology solutions provider to the global attractions and leisure industry, has signed a three-year agreement with the Nashville Zoo to provide ticketing and eCommerce.

Bob’s Space Racers founder receives honor

Bob’s Space Racers founder receives honor

Orlando Sentinel reporter Sandra Pedicini recently shared news of accesso’s efforts to create a queueless theme park experience, including a trial with a major European theme park. 

**accesso** extends Palace contract

accesso extends Palace contract

Interpark recently shared the news that accesso has extended its relationship with attractions operator Palace Entertainment for three more years

Thrilling Ride at **accesso**

Thrilling Ride at accesso

Investors Chronicle reporter Theron Mohamed recently reported on accesso’s success so far in 2014, including its first installation in Asia with The Movie Animation Park Studios and anticipated growth in the South Korean theme park market. 

**accesso** Signs Partnership with Vision Works Global

accesso Signs Partnership with Vision Works Global

LONDON (12-August-2014) – accesso® Technology Group plc (AIM: ACSO), the premier technology solutions provider to the global attractions and leisure industry, has announced a three-year partnership with Vision Works Global to help facilitate accesso’s expansion into the fast-growing South Korean theme park market place.

Merlin Entertainments Signs Master Service Agreement with **accesso**

Merlin Entertainments Signs Master Service Agreement with accesso

LONDON (31-Mar-2014) – accesso Technology Group plc (AIM: ACSO), the premier technology solutions provider to the global attractions and leisure industry, today announced the signing of a Master Service Agreement with Merlin Entertainments plc, Europe’s number one, and the world’s second-largest visitor attractions operator.

Hold on tight at **accesso**

Hold on tight at accesso

Reporter Theron Mohamed offered insight into the recent stock market performance of accesso Technology Group, plc (ACSO).

Kennedy Space Center to use **accesso** for eCommerce

Kennedy Space Center to use accesso for eCommerce

LONDON (11-March-2014) – accesso Technology Group plc (AIM: ACSO), the premier technology solutions provider to the global attractions and leisure industry, is pleased to announce that it has signed a three year agreement with Delaware North Companies Parks & Resorts at KSC, Inc. (“Delaware North”) to provide eCommerce and mobile ticketing support to the world-renowned Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex.

Lo-Q is now **accesso**

Lo-Q is now accesso

LONDON (12-November-2013) – Lo‑Q plc (AIM:LOQ), the premier technology solutions provider to the attractions and leisure industry, today announced a new corporate identity – accesso®.

Herschend Family Entertainment Leverages **accesso** MOBILE

Herschend Family Entertainment Leverages accesso MOBILE

accesso®, the leading provider of e‑commerce and mobile ticketing solutions for the attractions industry in the U.S., has recently completed the rollout of their award winning accesso MOBILE platform across seven of Herschend Family Entertainment’s locations.

Cedar Fair Chooses **accesso** to Drive eCommerce Platform

Cedar Fair Chooses accesso to Drive eCommerce Platform

Cedar Fair (NYSE: FUN), a leader in regional amusement parks, water parks and active entertainment, is pleased to announce that it has engaged accesso, a leading provider of commerce solutions, to utilize their premier eCommerce and mobile technology across its renowned portfolio of parks.

**accesso** MOBILE Named 2011 Best New Product by IAAPA

accesso MOBILE Named 2011 Best New Product by IAAPA

accesso MOBILE the attraction industry’s first comprehensive mobile content and commerce solution, has been recognized as Best New Product 2011 for Technology Applied to Amusements by the International Association of Amusement Park and Attractions (IAAPA) during the association’s annual Attractions Expo taking place this week in Orlando.

Leveraging Mobile Technology to Enhance the Guest Experience

Leveraging Mobile Technology to Enhance the Guest Experience

Blooloop’s Chad Emerson caught up with TJ Christensen, Director of Business Development at accesso to discuss why attractions should stay ahead of the curve,” especially when it comes to mobile technology and its implications for the guest experience.