Smart Destinations Granted Patent for Programmable Ticketing System Platform Installed at over 500 Top Tourist Attractions

Boston, MA — Smart Destinations, the leading provider of attraction passes in North America, announces that a patent for its industry leading technology platform has been granted. This patented technology enables Smart Destinations’ products, such as the all-inclusive Go Card and flexible Explorer Pass to deliver value, convenience and personalization to suit customer and partner [...]




Boston, MA — Smart Destinations, the leading provider of attraction passes in North America, announces that a patent for its industry leading technology platform has been granted. This patented technology enables Smart Destinations’ products, such as the all-inclusive Go Card and flexible Explorer Pass to deliver value, convenience and personalization to suit customer and partner needs. These products have granted over 4 million visitors access to top attractions, museums and tours in North America including Sea World, Universal Studios, The Empire State Building, Museum of Modern Art, and many more.

“This patent further establishes Smart Destinations as a travel and ticketing technology innovator,” says Kevin McLaughlin, CEO and Founder of Smart Destinations. “This patented technology allows Smart Destinations to deliver products with flexible properties and a customizable access control, increasing the value for our partners as well as ensuring a superior visitor experience.”

The United States Patent Office has granted the company patent # 7,765,128 B2 that covers the technology in Smart Destination’s programmable ticketing system. The system enables the creation and management of a wide range of appealing products. It allows access to attractions to be managed based on product properties whether connected to a real-time network or operating in a disconnected manner, making it simple and easy to use for both consumers and attractions.

About Smart Destinations

Smart Destinations, headquartered in Boston, Mass is the premier provider of tourist attraction passes in 15 major North American travel destinations from Oahu to New York City. Smart Destinations’ Go Cards and Explorer Passes offer pre-paid access to over 500 fun things to do including museums, attractions, and tours for one fixed price. The combination of savings and convenience has resulted in over 4 million visitors, a 94% customer satisfaction and placed the company on the Inc 5000 list of fastest growing companies for the last 3 years. Distributed through major travel services in 25 countries and on the Web, Smart Destinations’ products are a “trusted companion” for the best a destination has to offer at an unbeatable price point. For more information on program participation, the company, and its products, visit www.smartdestinations.com.