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HTS is Committed to Being a Top Tier Partner for Marriott International for its Certified GPNS Program for Guest Internet Access

To enable a consistent, industry-leading property Internet offering of the highest quality, 11 Marriott brands -- from luxury to limited service -- are relying on Hospitality Technical Services

HTS to Showcase its HSIA and Converged Network solutions in Booth 1248 at HITEC

HEBRON, KY — JUNE 14, 2014 — Today thousands of hotel rooms across the Marriott International Inc. portfolio are trusting Hospitality Technical Services (HTS) to provide High Speed Internet Access (HSIA) to properties in its Ritz-Carlton, JW Marriott, Marriott Hotels, Autograph Collection, Renaissance, AC Hotels, Courtyard by Marriott, Springhill Suites by Marriott, Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott, Residence Inn by Marriott and TownePlace Suites by Marriott brands. After passing Marriott's rigorous testing to become a certified Global Property Network Standards (GPNS) partner for HSIA deployment in 2012, HTS has become one of the leading providers of Guest Internet Access and converged networks to hotels across the Marriott hotels in the Americas. "HTS is committed to making the ongoing investment necessary to remain a top tier partner of Marriott International and our other industry partners," said Bill Yung, HTS CTO. "The Marriott GPNS program creates a consistent, industry-leading property Internet offering of the highest quality across Marriott brands. We are looking forward to continuing to advance our relationship with Marriott, at both its franchise and managed property components, as we continue to deploy and support our Internet services."

Industry reports show that connectivity is the key driving force shaping IT projects in 2014, with more than 65 percent of hotels planning to add bandwidth or make infrastructure improvements this year. With such demand on the rise, hotel companies need to turn to an HSIA provider that truly understands the hotel environment while delivering on guest expectations. HTS is one of the few providers in the market that has experience in both hotel operations and hotel technology.

"Considering the vast number of mobile devices being used by travelers and myriad applications requiring network and wireless connectivity, hotels need to deploy a solution that is not purely guest based, but visitor based to support meeting rooms, restaurants, health clubs, retail shops, golf courses, spas and other areas outside of just guestrooms," Holzberg said. "HTS is equipping hotels of all sizes and brand affiliations with robust networks backed by superb 24/7/365 customer support. In fact, some of our customers consider HTS to be the 'Best Kept HSIA Secret' in the market because we understand the complicated inter-workings of a multi-branded hotel company.

"HTS is proud to be one of the first HSIA providers chosen by Marriott as a Certified GPNS partner," he said, "and we look forward to advancing our relationship with Marriott to ensure a consistent guest experience, a branded login process, and a stable platform for future Marriott programs."

Hoteliers looking for the very best technical solution with intense, detailed, ongoing management, should visit HTS at the Hospitality Industry Technology Exposition & Conference (HITEC), June 21 to 23 at New Orleans Convention Center in Booth 1238. To pre-schedule an appointment at HITEC with an HTS representative, give HTS a call today at (877) 558-7951 or email them at sales@htsnow.com.

About Hospitality Technical Services

Hospitality Technical Services (HTS) specializes in hotel network design, systems integration, installation and support for guest & visitor based Internet access and converged networks. Built by hoteliers for hoteliers, HTS combines the insights and perspective of a hotel owner and operator with broad technology and management expertise. Services range from complete HSIA & converged network installations and upgrades to taking over guest support with simple non-CAPEX gateway swap-outs. In all cases, HTS provides a cost effective guest HSIA experience that is second-to-none, with resulting GSS to match. HTS maintains its own 24x7x365 Network Operations Center and Help Desk providing around-the-clock guest and staff help desk support; proactive network monitoring; diagnostics; software maintenance; issue remediation and root cause analysis as well as reporting. The HTS portfolio ranges from large, full service hotels and resorts to select service and boutique properties throughout the United States, Canada and the Caribbean. HTS is a fully certified Marriott GPNS provider and works with all major brands.. For more information, call (877) 558-7951 or email at sales@htsnow.com.