Pinpark, A Disruptive Solution to Parking Troubles in Cities
Kochi: Amith Sasi, who was on a mission to solve the perennial issue of lack of vehicle parking spaces in Kochi, developed Pinpark, a website that lists available parking slots in the city. The TiEcon 2015 Award for Best Startup in Disruptive Idea Category added to his confident poise.
Pinpark emerged winner in Destination Kerala Startup Awards 2017 in the 'Top Business Innovator' category
Pinpark is the quickest and simplest way for drivers to find and pre-book parking spaces. The application acts as a platform which aggregates all the available parking spaces within the cities. At present, the parking management startup provides 360-degree data-driven parking solutions to city folks. Pinpark works by digitising all the parking assets by providing a low cost solution. Since the commencement of operation in January last year, Pinpark has come a long way in terms of operations and partnering. With about 1.2 lakh transactions completed as of January this year, vehicle parking at Kochi Metro is manned and managed by Pinpark while vehicle parking at Wonderla theme park is managed by Pinpark’s partner application. It also boasts of 90,000 unique users who avail over 1500 parking locations across Kochi. It also connects drivers with property owners and organisations who want to earn money by renting out their unused/underused parking spaces. Parking spaces are made available from one hour to two months.