Barracuda Championship Partners with ZoomAway Travel to Offer New Ticketing Options
RENO, Nev. (February 2, 2017) – This year’s annual Barracuda Championship will return July 31 – Aug. 6 with a new ticketing platform thanks to a partnership with ZoomAway Inc. a Nevada based subsidiary of ZoomAway Travel Inc.
“ZoomAway Inc.’s robust technology platform(s) will provide not only the PGA TOUR players and their families with the convenience and savings, just as importantly it will make it convenient and cost effective for the caddies, our events staff, and volunteers. This level of service sets a new benchmark,” said Chris Hoff, Tournament Director of the Barracuda Championship.
ZoomAway will provide its White Label Stay and Play technology platform as well as the RMS reservations system for the first time on the same website. The technology will allow for online ticketing, player room reservations and ticket and stay packages.
“This is a significant step for ZoomAway and our technology platforms. Not only are we collaborating with the Barracuda Championship, an official PGA TOUR Event, we are putting all our technology to work within a single website,” said Sean Schaeffer CEO of ZoomAway Travel Inc. “The bonus is that the event is right in our own backyard.”
For more information on the Barracuda Championship, how to become a volunteer or how to purchase tickets visit www.barracudachampionship.com.
About Barracuda Networks
Barracuda provides cloud-connected security and storage solutions that simplify IT. These powerful, easy-to-use and affordable solutions are trusted by more than 150,000 organizations worldwide and are delivered in appliance, virtual appliance, cloud and hybrid deployments. Barracuda’s customer-centric business model focuses on delivering high-value, subscription-based IT solutions that provide end-to-end network and data security. For additional information, please visit http://www.barracuda.com.
About ZoomAway, Inc.
ZoomAway, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of ZoomAway Travel Inc. (TSX VENTURE: ZMA), provides leading hotels, golf resorts, ski resorts and activity providers with a seamless, scalable and fully integrated Technology Platform that allows for the discounted packaging of Lodging, Ski, Golf, Activities, Attractions, seamlessly integrates into client website, providing their customers with a real time one stop shop for all of their travel and recreation needs. Additional information about ZoomAway Inc. can be found at www.zoomawaytravelinc.com.
About Barracuda Championship
The 19th annual Barracuda Championship, an official PGA TOUR event, takes place July 31-August 6, 2017 at Montrêux Golf & Country Club in Reno, Nev. The tournament is one of just 46 full-field stops during the PGA TOUR Season and is part of the FedEx Cup series, a points competition for PGA TOUR professionals. The internationally televised event brings in millions of dollars in coverage for the Reno-Tahoe region through its affiliation with Golf Channel as it follows 132 PGA TOUR professionals competing for a share of the tournament’s $3.3 million purse. Montrêux Golf & Country Club has been the host site since the tournament’s inception in 1999. The Barracuda Championship is managed and operated by the Reno-Tahoe Open Foundation, a 501(c)3 non-profit organization, comprised of key sponsors including title sponsor Barracuda Networks, Eldorado Hotel Reno, AT&T and NV Energy.