"Alexa, Ask PatronManager How Many Tickets We've Sold Today"
PatronManager pilot program provides information through Amazon’s cloud based voice service Alexa.
New York, New York — November 27, 2017
PatronManager founder and CEO Eugene Carr announced a pilot program enabling selected PatronManager customers to access ticketing and fundraising information through Amazon’s Echo voice-activated digital assistant, Alexa. This service allows PatronManager users to ask for basic ticket sales and fundraising reports, as well as individual patron information through the smart speakers, without having to lift a finger.
This preview video demonstrates this capability:
“We believe that voice-activated business tools are going to be commonplace in the future,” said Mr. Carr. “We’re thrilled to invite our customers to participate in this first-of-its-kind service in the arts. This service is available upon request starting today.”
For more information about PatronManager contact Paul Ringer at 212-271-4328.
ABOUT PATRONMANAGER: PatronManager’s mission is to revolutionize the ticketing industry by providing arts, culture, and live entertainment organizations with integrated world-class customer relationship management, box office ticketing, fundraising, and marketing solutions, built entirely on the world’s most advanced cloud-based CRM platform — Salesforce.com. Patron’s founder and CEO is Eugene Carr, a cellist who trained professionally at the Oberlin Conservatory and The Juilliard School, and subsequently served as the Executive Director of the American Symphony Orchestra and in management positions at American Express. Mr. Carr is a seasoned entrepreneur whose first technology company was the groundbreaking national arts listing and ticketing site Culturefinder.com, backed by AOL and Comcast. Today, PatronManager is used by over 700 organizations in the U.S. and Canada, including symphony orchestras, theatres, opera companies, dance companies, university performing arts centers, and museums.
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