Barefoot Technologies Partners with DocuSign to Enable Clients to Close More Rental Agreements Faster on World’s Most Trusted eSignature Network

DocuSign Electronic Signature to Enhance Barefoot Client Experience by Simplifying Contract Signing, Reducing Cost and Adding Additional Professionalism

Woburn, MA –July 26, 2011 – Barefoot Technologies, a leading provider of browser-based reservation and asset management systems in the vacation rental industry, and DocuSign, the world’s most trusted electronic signature network, have DocuSigned a partnership agreement to provide companies using Barefoot software the freedom to finish business faster with electronic signature. The combination of Barefoot software and the DocuSign Global Network for electronic signature will position clients to close more rental agreements faster and with greater ease.

 Barefoot Technologies’ partnership with DocuSign will enable Barefoot clients to dramatically shorten rental agreement cycle times and reduce costs by eliminating the need for printing, faxing and overnighting documents for signature. What’s more, clients will have greater visibility and control in managing rental contracts so that they always know where agreements are in the process, and can focus on the greatest opportunities to close business so that they start earning rental revenue sooner.

 “Barefoot is committed to providing rental managers with the best tools available for their business,” said Ed Ulmer, director of business development at Barefoot Technologies. “Our partnership with DocuSign will extend our leadership in the vacation rental industry by providing our clients the easiest, fastest, most secure way to send, sign, track and store rental agreements in the cloud.”

 "Barefoot Technologies offers a powerful solution to simplify the process of managing rental agreements," said Dustin Grosse, chief marketing officer at DocuSign. "Combined with the DocuSign Global Network for electronic signature, clients can send rental agreements for signature by customers anytime, anywhere, on any device, giving both businesses and consumers new freedom so they aren’t tethered to a printer or fax machine. With DocuSign, the world works better."

 About Barefoot

Barefoot is a leading provider of browser-based reservation and asset management systems in the vacation rental industry.   It has the distinction of being the first browser system in the industry, the first to provide online booking, tenant, owner access and to offer social media tools and is designed to be tailored to meet clients’ exacting needs.  Barefoot is also the only system with a full Customer Relations program wrapped into the program which in effect makes it the only full service system in the industry.  Founded in 1998, by leading technology and industry players, the “.NET platform” has become a standard for those who are trend setters in the industry and those who desire to dominate their market with unique functionally. For more information, please contact Edward Ulmer at 603-428-6255,

 About DocuSign

 DocuSign® transforms how people work, live and connect by providing the freedom to finish business faster on the world’s most trusted electronic signature network. Accessible anytime, anywhere, and on any device, the DocuSign Global Network connects companies to their customers, partners, suppliers and employees where they can transact business with confidence. Companies of all sizes solve their paper problems by easily replacing manual, paper-based methods to decrease contract cycle times, reduce costs, improve visibility and control, and enhance customer satisfaction. DocuSign helps your world work better with the easiest, fastest, most secure way to send, sign, track and store documents in the cloud.  For more information, visit or call (866) 219-4318. Subscribe to the DocuSign blog at and follow DocuSign on Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook.


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