Sep 20, 2016
Agilysys Named ‘Official Hospitality Technology Partner’ At International Luxury Hotel Pinnacle Summit 2016
ALPHARETTA, GA. — Sept. 20, 2016 — Agilysys, Inc. (Nasdaq: AGYS), a leading global provider of next-generation hospitality software solutions and services, today announced that the company has been named ‘Official Hospitality Technology Partner’ for the International Luxury Hotel Pinnacle Summit 2016. The conference, which will be held Sept. 25-27 at Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center in Washington, D.C., is the premier gathering for the luxury hospitality and wellness travel industry.
“We’re pleased to name Agilysys the ‘Official Hospitality Technology Partner’ for this year’s Pinnacle Summit,” said Barak Hirschowitz, president of the International Luxury Hotel Association, sponsor of the conference. “Agilysys is a technology provider to many of the world’s leading luxury properties, and the company shares our mission to improve the guest experience in luxury hotels around the globe. We look forward to their participation in this year’s conference and to working with them to advance the luxury hotel segment.”
Agilysys offers a wide array of best-of-breed software solutions and services to the luxury hotel market, including systems for property management, point-of-sale, inventory and procurement, business intelligence, reservations and table management, payment, workforce management and more. Focused on developing scalable next-generation solutions, the company is setting new standards with rGuest®, the first advanced open technology platform for the hospitality industry. The groundbreaking property management platform addresses the entire guest lifecycle and allows hotel operators to manage and grow their businesses through an easily addressable architecture that seamlessly integrates Agilysys, partner and customer-developed business management systems.
“We are honored to be named ‘Official Hospitality Technology Partner’ for this year’s International Luxury Hotel Pinnacle Summit,” said Jim Walker, senior vice president of global revenue at Agilysys. “This recognition demonstrates Agilysys’ continued leadership in hotel solutions for the industry’s most demanding customers. Our mission is to help properties create lasting connections with guests through their investment in technology. We look forward to participating in this exciting event.”
The International Luxury Hotel Association (ILHA) is the preeminent organization unifying, promoting and advancing the luxury hospitality industry. It is a registered non-profit trade association with headquarters in Palm Beach, FL. The ILHA is the largest community globally connecting hotel and travel professionals. Through its membership and subscribers, it reaches 250,000 people in more than 90 countries. The ILHA provides its members with the valuable resources and insights to ensure they stay competitive in the luxury hospitality industry.
Agilysys is a leading technology company that provides innovative point-of-sale, property management, inventory and procurement, workforce management, analytics, document management and mobile and wireless solutions and services to the hospitality industry. The company's solutions and services allow property managers to better connect, interact and transact with their customers by streamlining operations, improving efficiency, increasing guest recruitment and wallet share, and enhancing the guest experience. Agilysys serves four major market sectors: Gaming, both corporate and tribal; Hotels, Resorts and Cruise; Foodservice Management; and Restaurants, Universities, Stadia and Healthcare. A significant portion of the company's consolidated revenue is derived from contract support, maintenance and subscription services. Agilysys operates throughout North America, Europe and Asia, with corporate services located in Alpharetta, GA, and offices in Singapore, Hong Kong, Malaysia and the Philippines. For more information, visit www.agilysys.com.
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Robert Shecterle, Agilysys, Inc., 770-810-6046, Robert.Shecterle@agilysys.com
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