TITLE

In-room Entertainment Getting Back to the Basics

AUTHOR(S)
McGinty, Cheryl
PUB. DATE
October 2009
SOURCE
Hospitality Upgrade;Autumn2009, p126
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the availability of entertainment technology in hotel rooms that is applicable for present and future use. Andrew Huzyk, director of technology for The Peninsula Beverly Hills, states that the personal home entertainment system of guests must be similar to their hotel counterparts. Wi-Fi has become a deciding factor for hotel choices. The way for entertainment technology is being led by the Internet.
ACCESSION #
45341373

 

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