Do Ya Think I'm Sexy?

Rinehart, Geneva
July 2008
Hospitality Upgrade;Summer2008, p184
Trade Publication
The article elaborates on the Renaissance Montgomery Hotel and Spa at the Convention Center in Montgomery, Alabama. The facility opened in February 2008 and is believed to be a revolution because it runs on a fully converged, voice, data and video network. Each of the 345 rooms in the facility is considered a guest portal because it enable new opportunities for serving guests. Technological amenities offered by the facility include digital art or promotions showing in high definition televisions, touchscreen inroom phones which enable guests to check stocks and weather, make spa, dining or show reservations and zoom into street-level views of city maps.


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