Redeam Selected Finalist in 2020 Colorado Companies to Watch Award
After significant business pivot, travel SaaS platform saw double-digit year-over-year key performance indicators, 2019 versus 2018
Boulder, CO (April 14, 2020) – Redeam, the leading and only independent global connectivity stack with digitized channel management and voucher redemption/reconciliation solutions for the Experiences industry, today announced it has been selected as a Finalist in the 2020 Colorado Companies to Watch Award program. The statewide program exists to “empower second stage companies who fuel the economic fire of Colorado.” Over the 12 years the program has existed, it has named 550 winning companies that represent over $3 billion in revenue and thousands of full-time jobs for Colorado. The program’s combined 34 local chambers of commerce, city or county governments, and economic development organizations are dedicated to supporting emerging industries in their local communities by connecting award winners to local government officials, business incentives and funding, education programs, and more. After a nomination and first-round selection process, Finalists proceed to a Round Two application. There will be a July reception at the Colorado Governor’s Mansion for Finalists and a Winners Welcome in August.
“This news couldn’t have come at a better time for Redeam,” said CEO Melanie Meador. “Everyone is feeling the impact of the measures put in place to protect our society at this moment in time, but especially those of us in and supporting the travel industry. To have earned a place on the 2020 Colorado Companies to Watch Finalist list affirms all our hard work and successes to date. We intend to resume our positive trajectory as soon as people are once again safely allowed to enjoy the kind of activities and experiences our technology empowers.”
To learn more about how Redeam serves the travel ecosystem by seamlessly connecting tour, attraction, and activity operators to the reseller and digital travel agencies that expand distribution and sell more tickets around the world, visit the Redeam website.
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Redeam (www.redeam.com) is a Boulder, CO-based global technology company that empowers the growth of tours, attractions, and activities so that more people can enjoy the world. Redeam is the only global technology company with an agnostic channel manager solution connecting Supply and Demand of the Experiences sector of travel. Redeam’s hardware and SaaS middleware solutions enable the seamless and automated passing of product and booking data back and forth between Operators and Distributors, thereby enabling the sale of more tickets, a better check-in process for guests, elimination of operational strain caused by too many manual processes or fraud, and improves payment reconciliation timelines. For its innovative solutions, Redeam has garnered over nine accolades and awards including PhocusWire’s Top 20 Start Up’s to Watch for 2019 and the 2018 Future Travel Experience Startup Competition Winner. The company works with hundreds of resellers and partners such as jetBlue Travel, Groupon, and Expedia, and serves thousands of attraction and activity operators globally like Walt Disney World, BigBus Tours, Boston Harbor Cruises, and the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum.
About Colorado Companies to Watch Award
Colorado Companies to Watch is a privately-funded and community-driven awards program honoring 2nd stage companies headquartered in the state of Colorado. The 500 companies that have been honored since the program’s inception demonstrate high performance in the marketplace or exhibit innovative products or processes. The program recognizes businesses from diverse industries all across Colorado that fuel the economic fire of the state. The 50 companies selected each year make an astounding impact on Colorado’s economy by collectively providing thousands of jobs and contributing millions of dollars in revenue. The Colorado Office of Economic Development and International Trade (OEDIT) launched the program in 2009 in conjunction with the Edward Lowe Foundation and valuable community partners from across Colorado.