PR Newswire | 18 Dec, 2014
MUMBAI: DineDesk (http://www.dinedesk.com) has been named a Hot100 technology company by CIO-Choice in their annual awards ceremony held in early December. The prestigious 2014 award is presented in association with KPMG, Microsoft Ventures, Amazon Ventures and Netmagic.
"We are proud to win this honoured title of Hot100," said Bob Lawson, CEO of DineDesk. "It showcases our excellence in innovation in restaurant technology and it recognises our hard work in building a scalable company."
DineDesk offers online reservations, marketing, guest and table management solutions for restaurants. Using DineDesk, a restaurant can receive reservations from Facebook, its own website, mobile and partner websites. The built-in CRM, table management and guest management systems assist in seating guests, managing waitlists, and tracking guest preferences and other information, such as allergies.
"Our team has put a tremendous amount of work into creating the DineDesk suite of tools," said Lawson. "It is an honour to have an outside authority validate the quality of this work."
DineDesk also offers restaurants online marketing tools that can be used to promote a restaurant, including special offers and seasonal menus. Marketing options include social media, e-mail marketing and SMS marketing. Restaurants can use DineDesk on a tablet, mobile phone, laptop, desktop, or any other Internet-enabled device. No special hardware or software is required to use the cloud-based system.
DineDesk received the award at an event that showcased leading technology companies developing solutions for the Internet of Things (IoT), such as wearable technologies, and software-as-a-service solutions that leverage cloud computing for various business verticals.
Anoop Mathur, President of CORE, said, "I congratulate DineDesk on winning the elite tag of being Hot100. We had 60 days of campaigning with 26 jury members to select the winners, who truly deserve the badge of honour. Selection was made based on a company's technological innovation, team strength, opportunity size, and product value proposition. The Hot100 Awards measures business achievement across the board, championing innovation, enterprise and the people behind the company."
DineDesk since its launch in 2014, has been rapidly growing its base. Currently, it is operational in 5 countries and looking to expand in North America and Europe. The ease of usage, hassle-free setup, flexibility to work on any device and innovative technology has offered restaurants a very affordable alternative to other services providers like OpenTable.
Media Contact: Clyde Vassou, firstname.lastname@example.org, +91-8978080977, Marketing Manager, DineDesk