Rubicon Technologies Signs Development Agreement...
Added: (Wed Dec 01 1999)
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Rubicon Technologies Signs Development Agreement to Build TeeWatch's Golf Reservation System.
Web Site Will Establish Online Community Between Golf Courses and Golfers.
HERNDON, Va., Dec. 1 / -- TeeWatch, Inc., a Herndon, VA Internet start-up that will empower golfers to make reservations over the Internet, acquired their first round of financing by signing a development agreement with Rubicon Technologies to build and launch their web site.
TeeWatch is a privately held company specializing in building e-commerce solutions for golf courses. TeeWatch's ultimate vision is to establish a complete web portal that supports an online vertical community between golfers and golf courses.
"TeeWatch plans to leverage the Internet to offer golf courses the ability to understand and service the golfing community far better than ever before," said Tom Bergert, co-founder of TeeWatch. "We feel that we have a great synergy with Rubicon. They've really embraced our vision to make this site a smash hit for our customers.''
TeeWatch has strategically partnered with Rubicon, a leading e-Business services firm, for the Company's web site development. "Rubicon is using innovative Microsoft (MSFT) technology to create a database-driven web portal through which golfers and courses will interact'', said Bill Shannon, Director at Rubicon Technologies. "We believe the TeeWatch site is going to be a hole- in-one, and we're proud to be a both a strategic partner and equity holder in the company. This relationship contributes significantly to our mission to build the future titans of the e-Business world."
Rubicon Technologies (http://www.rubicontechnologies.com/) is an emerging consulting firm of the Digital Economy. Based in the Northern Virginia Technology Corridor, Rubicon develops custom software solutions for unique business needs. Areas of expertise include Microsoft Exchange applications, eBusiness strategy and development, custom database applications and Windows CE solutions. Rubicon Technologies has provided solutions for leading companies such as Blue Cross, Boeing Information Services, and the Motion Picture Association of America.
TeeWatch (http://www.teewatch.com/) has developed a pioneering new e- commerce solution for golf courses focused on enhancing the operational and financial performance of golf courses. Part of its solution automates the golf courses tee time reservation process, thereby providing golfers the ability to reserve tee times over the Internet. The service will rollout in the Baltimore-Washington market in early 2000 and then scale nationwide. TeeWatch is funded by investments from industry executives and development partner Rubicon Technologies.