The Tribeca Grand , The Sherry-Netherland, The Envoy Club and The Milburn are Among the First Hotels To Receive Service
New York – January 5, 2007 – Hotels within Time Warner Cable of New York and New Jersey’s service area can now add wireless internet (WiFi) to the array of video (including free to guest and video on demand) and data services offered by Time Warner Cable Business Class.
The Tribeca Grand, The Sherry-Netherland, The Envoy Club and The Milburn are among the first hotels to receive high speed wireless service from Time Warner Cable. These properties are located in the heart of New York City.
“Time Warner Cable is a leader in the telecommunications industry, and we continually explore ways to add value and provide enhancements to the services we offer our Hospitality customers,” stated Kimberly Kakerbeck, Director, Business Services, Time Warner Cable of New York and New Jersey. “Aside from offering in-room high speed internet connections, hotel guests have the added amenity of WiFi in common areas such as the lobby, restaurants, lounges and meeting rooms.”
“Our guests in New York City now have the sophistication of a high speed wireless environment for their internet needs,” stated Ellis Yee, Vice President of The Tribeca Grand. “Offering a wireless solution is one of the many attractive and complimentary amenities that a guest would expect from our hotel.”
The technology being offered by Time Warner Cable includes a high speed connection delivered from Time Warner Cable’s network. The WiFi connection, installation, monitoring and support services are provided by RoomLinx, Inc., a vendor of Time Warner Cable. RoomLinx has an exclusive agreement with Time Warner Cable to service New York metropolitan area hotels.
“Our partnership with Time Warner Cable unites a telecommunications leader with the most advanced WiFi networking solutions in the industry. We provide wireless services and support to bring hotel guests a fast, easy internet connection that is always on,” said Michael Wasik, CEO, RoomLinX, Inc.
To learn more about Time Warner Cable Business Class services for Hospitality marketplace, please call 212-598-1737 or email Deidra.Belcher@twcable.com
About Time Warner Cable Business Class
Time Warner Cable Business Class, a service of Time Warner Cable, is available in 27 states which include some of the most technologically advanced, best-clustered cable systems in the country with more than seventy five percent of the Company's customers in systems of 300,000 subscribers or more. The company offers data, video and security solutions to provide a full complement of business communications tools. Having an established national presence, along with dedicated local teams, the company provides award winning customer service. Supporting enterprise, government and small to medium-sized businesses with a consultative approach, Time Warner Cable Business Class is focused exclusively on individual business needs.
About Time Warner Cable of New York and New Jersey
Time Warner Cable of New York and New Jersey serves over 1.4 million customers in four NYC boroughs (Manhattan, Queens, Staten Island and western Brooklyn), Mt. Vernon, Hudson Valley (Orange, Sullivan, Ulster Counties and parts of Dutchess, Greene and Delaware Counties) and Bergen and Hudson Counties, New Jersey.
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About RoomLinx, Inc.
RoomLinX (OTC: RMLX) is a leader in broadband high-speed wireless Internet connectivity, specializing in providing the most advanced Wi-Fi networking solutions, currently supporting over 37,000 hotels rooms throughout the United States and Europe. We specialize in providing the most advanced Wi-Fi Wireless and Wired networking solutions for High Speed Internet access to Hotel Guests, Convention Center Exhibitors, Corporate Apartments, and Special Event participants. Designing, deploying and servicing site-specific wireless networks for the hospitality industry is RoomLinX's core competency. Additional information can be found at www.roomlinx.com.