SOURCE: PickPackGo

September 05, 2007 09:00 ET

PickPackGo and Instant Software Partner to Help Vacation Home Property Managers Increase Rental Income

PickPackGo to Showcase New Vacation Rental Search Site at Instant Software RezFest 2007 Conference

SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwire - September 5, 2007) - PickPackGo (www.pickpackgo.com), a new website for travelers to easily find, compare and rent vacation homes, and Instant Software, the leading provider of rental management software to the vacation rental industry, today announced a new partnership. PickPackGo now provides Instant Software customers using ISILink with free listings and a new performance-driven, lead generation marketing program designed to produce more rental income with less effort. Instant Software customers gain additional visibility for their vacation rental properties online with free listings on the rapidly growing pickpackgo.com website.

PickPackGo enables customers using Instant Software's PropertyPlus, Entech, V.12 and First Resort property management software and ISILink to tailor their online marketing efforts by property and travel seasons they define. It allows property managers to optionally bid for highly qualified leads that can generate additional rental income.

"Instant Software is excited to add PickPackGo to our Channel Partner program. By providing both free listings and a performance-based model, PickPackGo will help our clients maximize their online exposure and increase their competitive advantage in an ever demanding market," stated Dave Hopcroft, CEO of Instant Software.

"We are pleased to be teaming up with Instant Software to make it possible for ISILink customers to tailor their online marketing budget to specific travel seasons and properties," said Felix Lin, founder and CEO of PickPackGo. "Our lead generation programs cost-effectively help generate more rental income with less hassle, complementing Instant Software perfectly."

PickPackGo Showcases Search Site at Instant Software's RezFest Conference

PickPackGo will showcase its new vacation rental search site to Instant Software customers at RezFest 2007, held September 26-28 in Aspen, Colorado.

In the meantime, Instant Software customers who have already been enabled with ISILink can quickly and easily add their property listings to PickPackGo for free by simply visiting the Instant Software administration console main menu. From there, they can click on the Channel Partner Management link, choose PickPackGo, click "Show Properties" and check the top box to list properties on PickPackGo. Visit http://www.pickpackgo.com/ownerisi to learn more.

About Instant Software, Inc.

Instant Software, Inc. is the leading provider of Rental Management Software to the Vacation Rental Industry. The Instant Software family of software solutions include: Entech; First Resort; PropertyPlus and the browser based V12.NET. Instant Software was the first company in the Vacation Rental Industry to provide a Windows based application with PropertyPlus, the first to provide real-time data exchange with channel and business partners with ISILink and with V12.NET, the first to provide a reliable and secure browser based application.

About PickPackGo

PickPackGo is changing the way families vacation by connecting renters with property managers and homeowners to rent vacation homes. PickPackGo is an online search site dedicated solely to vacation properties. It provides a safe, easy to use and efficient way for travelers to easily find, compare and rent vacation homes. Every rental transaction processed by PickPackGo is protected by the Security Blanket™ Guarantee. PickPackGo is online at pickpackgo.com and headquartered in San Francisco.

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