News

bottom-curve-white_uid626ae97ea2881
blooloop-logo_uid62ac13c5b45e9

Blooloop: Connect&GO launches new company website

June 30, 2022- Connect&GO, a leader in guest experience engineering and wearable RFID technology for events and attractions, has launched a new online resource with valuable information for customers and prospects. With a new website, Connect&G...

final-new-website-email-header_uid62b9f4dfbc0ee

Connect&GO Unveils the Future of Attractions Management Technology with New Website

June 28, 2022 – Montreal, Quebec – Connect&GO, a world leader in integrated attractions management solutions and RFID technology, announces the launch of their new website at www.connectngo.com. The new website includes in-depth product informatio...

iaapa-news-logo2_uid62ac115baccd3

IAAPA: A New Approach to Maximizing Profitability

June 1, 2022- If you are like many attractions, you likely use a mix of new software to manage your operations. This siloed data and lack of connected systems can make it difficult to drive revenuve and deliver frictionless experiences to your gue...

blooloop-logo_uid62ac13c5b45e9

Blooloop: Connect&GO explores the power of data

April 22, 2022- Connect&GO, a leader in guest and attractions management technology, has identified that data is the critical factor which will help attractions in the recovery from the pandemic. In what the firm describes as the “golden ticket...

blog-entete-alvarado-press-release-featured-photo_uid629661b94f1df

Connect&GO Partners with Alvarado to Provide a Fully Integrated Access Control Experience

March 31, 2022 – Montreal, Quebec – Connect&GO, a world leader in integrated operations management solutions and RFID technology, announced today a partnership with AlvaradoTM, dormakaba Group, the leading U.S. manufacturer of entry control solu...

12-new-hires_uid62abad9d048a6

Connect&GO Adds 12 New Hires to Accelerate Growth in the Attractions Industry and Awarded the Great Place to Work Certification

March 30, 2022 – Montreal, Quebec – Connect&GO, a world leader in integrated operations management solutions and RFID technology, announces the expansion of their team with 12 new hires, including 4 in the United States, from throughout the attrac...

interpark_uid62ac130f503bf

InterPark Magazine: Connect&GO Announces a 3-Year Partnership with Parc Safari

March 28, 2022- Thank you to InterPark for sharing the news of our recent partnership with Parc Safari! Parc Safari will be using our Konnect platform to kick off their 50th anniversary season this year. Read the article here.

parc-safari-featured-image-2_uid62abb07c7644f

Parc Safari Signs Three-Year Partnership with Connect&GO to Drive Revenue and Increase Guest Engagement

March 23, 2022 – Montreal, Quebec – Connect&GO, a world leader in integrated operations management solutions and RFID technology, announces a 3-year partnership with Parc Safari to use the Konnect all-in-one management platform as the Park celebra...

konnect-express-copy-1_uid62ac03b4642ab

Connect&GO announces the launch of Konnect Express: an integrated mobile point-of-sale solution

November 16, 2021 – Montreal, Quebec – Connect&GO, a world leader in integrated attractions management solutions and RFID technology, announces the launch of their latest product, Konnect Express. Konnect Express is a first-of-its-kind combined mo...

new-funding-round-1_uid62ac09eb6250a

Connect&GO Brings Total Funding to More Than $15M

November 15, 2021 – Montreal, Quebec –Connect&GO, a world leader in integrated attractions management solutions and RFID technology, is pleased to announce the closure of a $3 million round of financing with its current investors. This $3 milli...

tara-morandi-1_uid62ac033b35e81

Connect&GO appoints a former Accesso and ProSlide executive to its leadership team

October 19, 2021 – Montreal, Quebec – Connect&GO, a global leader in eCommerce, point of sale, ticketing, access control, and payment solutions for attractions,  is pleased to announce the arrival of Tara Morandi as Senior Vice President, Sales an...

iaapa-news-logo2_uid62ac115baccd3

Connect&GO Transforms Admissions into Experiences and Guests into Ambassadors

October 14, 2021- IAAPA shares the story of how Connect&GO entered the leisure industry with our attractions-focused Konnect platform. Starting in Spring 2017, Connect&GO pivoted from the events and entertainment sector to the attractions and leis...

pr-new-customers-en-1_uid62ac04b169a6d

Connect&GO deploys its virtual wallet, Konnect, in 7 new attractions around the world

September 1, 2021- Montreal, Quebec – Connect&GO is proud to announce its implementation in 7 new attractions around the world totaling several million new users of its virtual wallet technology in just a few months.   Fabrikus World: the la...

blooloop-logo_uid62ac13c5b45e9

Blooloop: Connect&GO acquires two companies specialized in photo and video

August 19, 2021 - Blooloop shared news of our acquisition of Nomad Logic and 3DB solution in an article posted today. Nomad Logic has a wealth of experience in creating sharable photos and videos using advanced technology. They have worked on larg...

cg-primary-rgb-black_uid62abb20253461

Connect&GO acquires two companies specialized in photo-video and expands its offering for attractions

August 18, 2021- Montreal, Quebec – Connect&GO is proud to announce the acquisition of Nomad Logic, an experiential technology studio founded in 2000, and 3DB Solution, one of the longest operating companies in the leisure and amusement industry. ...

ueat_uid62ac06a0aa81c

Connect&GO Partners with UEAT to Launch an Integrated Online Ordering Platform

July 28, 2021- Montreal, Quebec– Connect&GO and UEAT are joining forces to provide a new contactless self-ordering online solution for restaurants. This will be available in stadiums, resorts, amusement parks, sporting events, and festivals. This ...

blooloop-logo_uid62ac13c5b45e9

Blooloop: Enhancing the guest experience at Granby Zoo with Connect&GO

July 14, 2021 - Blooloop profiles our partnership with Granby Zoo to help enhance the visitor experience with our all-in-one management platform and experiential product. Granby Zoo, also known as Zoo de Granby, is a popular attraction in Quebec t...

granby-zoo-pr_uid62ac080d0ddd8

Connect&GO Launches a Captivating Experience with the New Connected Wristbands at Granby Zoo

July 13, 2021 – Montreal, Quebec – Connected wristbands, animal park, aqua park, ride park, evening trek, Granby Zoo offers an even more amazing experience in summer 2021! With the purchase of a pass at the Zoo, guests are given connected wristban...

email_uid62ac08a8568a6

Connect&GO Launches Konnect, its All-in-One Platform for Leisure Attractions, Powered by its Proven Virtual Wallet Technology

May 12, 2021 – Montreal, Quebec – Known for its smart wristbands used in major events such as the Olympic Games and the Superbowl, Connect&GO is proud to announce the launch of its new virtual wallet-driven platform designed for the attractions in...

email-1_uid62ac0917caafb

Connect&GO Launches Play&GO, a Unique Guest Experience & Loyalty Platform

March 9, 2021 – Montreal, Quebec – Unique on the market, Play&GO is an experiential platform that allows attraction operators to easily create unforgettable experiences and increase the engagement and loyalty of their customers in addition to gene...

download_uid62b235cae6b19

InPark Magazine: The power of the wearable

October 27, 2020 - Michael Oliver of InPark Magazine writes about the highlights of our partnership with Super Aqua Club. Located about 30 minutes from downtown Montreal, Super Aqua Club has over 45 rides and attractions. Under the new ownership o...

blooloop-logo_uid62ac13c5b45e9

Blooloop: Super Aqua Club & Connect&GO: creating a frictionless guest experience

October 7, 2020- Nadine St-Amant bought Super Aqua Club in May 2019. She says: “We are trying to offer a diversified attraction. When I bought the park, I thought it was missing something. It’s fine to do a ride, but it’s always better to enter...

email-2_uid62ac0b357a592

Connect&GO Secures Financing of $4M to Support the Company’s Position as a Leader of Technologies for the Leisure and Attractions Industries

August 31, 2020 – Montreal, Quebec – The Montreal-based company that specializes in RFID wristbands for the leisure and attraction industries has also raised over $10M of financing in the last year. This most recent round of financing will allo...

download_uid62b235cae6b19

InPark Magazine: Connect&GO secures $4 million in financing

August 31, 2020 - Thank you to InPark Magazine for covering the news of our $4M financing round! This follows the news of our $10M raised in 2019. This most recent round of financing will allow us to help continue to develop our platform and solid...

pressrelease-connectgo-contactless-1_uid62ac0d684924f

Connect&GO Provides Contactless Solutions for Leisure and Entertainment Properties

April 23, 2020 – Montreal, Quebec – Amusement parks and leisure properties will face new challenges as they re-open their facilities post COVID-19. More than ever before, guests will have safety concerns regarding social distancing and germ transm...

blooloop-logo_uid62ac13c5b45e9

Ride Pass makes Hyde Park Winter Wonderland better than ever

October 29, 2019- Hyde Park Winter Wonderland, London’s spectacular Christmas destination, is loved by locals and visitors alike.This year guests can enjoy an easy way to pay for all the rides at the event, thanks to Ride Pass by Connect&GO. Hy...

connectgo-graphic-1600x900_uid62ac0e0cd4171

Connect&GO Makes The Globe and Mail’s Brand-New Ranking of Canada’s Top Growing Companies

September 24, 2019- After ranking No.27 for Fastest-Growing IT Companies in Canada by Growth 500, Connect&GO is thrilled to announce its placement on The Globe and Mail’s ranking: No.378 on the inaugural Report on Business ranking of Canada’s Top ...

blooloop-logo_uid62ac13c5b45e9

Blooloop: Connect&GO ranks high in Canada’s Growth 500 ranking for second consecutive year

September 13, 2019 - Thank you to Blooloop for sharing the news of our Growth 500 ranking! The Growth 500 measures Canada's fastest-growing companies and is in its 31st edition. Connect&GO earned the ranking of number 27 for Canada's faste...

cg-primary-rgb-black_uid62abb20253461

Connect&GO Ranks No.27 Canada’s Fastest Growing IT Company on 2019 Growth 500

September 9, 2019 - With impressive growth in the last five years, the Montreal-based company joins Canada’s top ranking. Connect&GO is thrilled to announce its position at No.204 on the 2019 Growth 500 ranking of Canada’s Fastest-Growing Compa...

cg-primary-rgb-black_uid62abb20253461

Strategic Appointments at Connect&GO: Former Ticketpro President Joins the Growing Company

September 5, 2019 - Connect&GO is pleased to announce three strategic appointments within its executive committee. Mathieu Dupuis has stepped in as Vice President of Products & Technology and François-Pierre Moffet has filled the role of Chief Ope...

blooloop-logo_uid62ac13c5b45e9

Blooloop: Paying with FYRE: RFID technology and a festival that never happened

March 12, 2019 - Blooloop talks with Anthony Palermo, Co-founder at Connect&GO about ticketing, the future of RFID technology and the doomed Fyre festival in the Bahamas. In the article, published in March 2019, Palermo takes us through the evolut...

blooloop-logo_uid62ac13c5b45e9

Blooloop: Winter Wonderland coasters go cashless with Connect&Go

October 10, 2018 - Blooloop highlights our partnership with Hyde Park Winter Wonderland, where visitors to this festive theme park located in London will be able to enjoy frictionless access to 9 of their biggest attractions thanks to our Connect&...

blooloop-logo_uid62ac13c5b45e9

Blooloop: Connect&GO one of Canada’s top ten Fastest Growing IT Companies

September 14, 2018 - Blooloop shared the news that Connect&GO has secured the 9th spot on Canada's fastest growing IT companies, and is ranked as number 202 overall on the 2018 Growth 500 list. The Growth 500 is produced by Canada's busine...

download_uid62b235cae6b19

InPark Magazine: Connect&GO enters strategic partnership with ASI

August 9, 2018 - InPark Magazine reports that Amusement Services International LLC (ASI) is partnering with Connect&GO to provide a unique solution for an exclusive consumer experience using RFID technology.  "We have been on the lookout for a ...

blooloop-logo_uid62ac13c5b45e9

Blooloop: Connect&GO’s Anthony Palermo finalist for EY Entrepreneur of the Year

July 3, 2018 - Blooloop reports that Anthony Palermo, Connect&GO Co-founder, has been named a finalist in the 2018 EY Entrepreneur of the Year awards. The Quebec program recognizes entrepreneurs who drive growth, embrace disruption and think outsi...

xtra-feature2-6_uid62b272c63eb71

Austin Chronicle: First Look - Ready Player One Experience at SXSW

March 9, 2018 - The Austin Chronicle provides a preview into the "Ready Player One" experience at SXSW, an immersive installation that uses Connect&GO technology. After passing through security, visitors are given an RFID bracelet that lets them p...

pnr-hires_uid62b26eee82eb9

Point of No Return (Podcast): Enhancing human experiences with Anthony Palermo, Co-Founder and CEO @ Connect&Go

March 9, 2018 - Anthony Palermo speaks with Point of No Return (PNR) for Episode 62 of their weekly podcast. Palermo shares his entrepreneurial journey from running his own housekeeping business at age 16 to co-founding Connect&GO, one of the most...