MONTREAL, Oct. 9, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - TAG taxi™, a free iPhone application that lets you order a taxi in a simple, personalized way, now works in Montreal with Taxi Diamond, Quebec's biggest taxi broker. This agreement will improve the technology offer for ordering taxis in Montreal, by marrying taxi expertise with a unique mobile expertise and client oriented-approach.
"TAG taxi™ continues to grow and develop a strong network," explains Patrick Gagné, TAG taxi™ CEO. "Our partnership with Taxi Diamond is due to similar corporate cultures: the desire to continuously improve our services with the help of technology. We have always put users at the heart of the taxi experience and, our collaboration with Taxi Diamond follows that line. Because of this agreement, users will benefit from a fleet of over a thousand vehicles and an unparalleled coverage in Montreal."
« For over 90 years, Taxi Diamond has continuously aimed to innovate in insuring dispatch to taxi drivers," says Dominique Roy, president and general manager of Taxi Diamond de Montréal. "Each innovation we brought has come a long way to improve the quality of taxi customer service. We are therefore very proud to work with the TAG taxi™ team. Our vision, which is expressed through cutting-edge services such as taxi-sharing, a high quality service and preferential relationship with our clients - is perfectly in line with the TAG taxi™ vision."
From now on, TAG taxi™ users in Montreal, will see a Taxi Diamond car come their way (or Taxi Candare, in the Cartierville and St-Laurent districts). Both Taxi Diamond and TAG taxi™ smartphone applications were launched in 2012.
About TAG taxi™
TAG taxi™ is a company created in Montreal in 2011, initiated by Prospek, an integrated communication agency, specialized in interactive business strategies. TAG taxi™ offers taxi ordering services via smart phones, contributes to easing access to taxis in urban areas and optimizes urban transportation. To know more, please visit tag-taxi.com and download the application.
About Taxi Diamond
L'Association de Taxi Diamond de Montréal is the biggest taxi broker in Quebec and the second biggest in Canada. Founded in 1922, Taxi Diamond has over 1000 taxi vehicles to provide its services. Each year, Taxi Diamond provides over 5 million taxi rides in Montreal. Taxi Diamond was the first taxi company to use GPS tools to dispatch calls in Montreal. www.taxidiamond.com
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