Based in Santa Monica, Calif., ParkMe is the leading provider of parking information and reservations. Founded by Sam Friedman and Alex Israel, ParkMe's mission is to make parking easier. ParkMe has built the world's most comprehensive parking database, including more than 30,000 worldwide locations, 1,800 cities, 40 countries and seven continents. Consumers can access ParkMe via GPS and in-car navigation systems, ParkMe.com, online widgets, iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad and Android apps.
ParkMe is backed by a highly respected group of investors, including Fontinalis Partners, IDG Ventures and Angeleno Group. Fontinalis Partners is a leading transportation technology strategic investment firm founded by Bill Ford, Ralph Booth, Mark Schulz, Chris Cheever, and Chris Thomas. IDG Ventures is a global network of venture capital funds with approximately $5 billion under management and a portfolio of over 220 companies built over the last 15 years. Founded in 2001, Angeleno Group is a leading growth equity firm dedicated to investing in next generation energy and natural resources companies globally.