Economos Properties and TELEVUE Partner to Provide Guests With Free-to-Guest HD Programming

Top Quote Florida Hospitality Management Company Chooses TELEVUE as HDTV Solution Provider. End Quote
  • Fort Lauderdale, FL (1888PressRelease) December 09, 2010 - TELEVUE, the leader in HDTV, free-to-guest programming solutions for the hospitality industry, announced today the implementation of high definition head end equipment and DIRECTV premium HD programming services at two of Economos Properties' top lodging institutions.

    Located in top destinations across the country, the properties are prime locations for business and leisure travel, prompting the importance for high-quality television service. The TELEVUE system will provide guests with a 100% digital HD picture and sound on every channel, along with digital satellite TV programming via DIRECTV. TELEVUE is also providing flexible leasing and financing options and superb customer service to aid in success for the hotels.

    The Fairfield Inn and Suites is located just west of the Ft. Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport, Port Everglades Cruise Port and the Broward County Convention Center. The fabulous location of the brand new upscale Fairfield Inn and Suites hotel allows easy access to the very best in entertainment, attractions, shopping, dining and night life, as well as, all area businesses. Within minutes you can enjoy the famous Florida beaches, Port Everglades Cruise Terminals, The Historic Las Olas - Riverfront District, Sawgrass Mills Mall, Hard Rock Cafe and Casino, Sun Life Stadium (home of the Miami Dolphins), and Bank Atlantic Center. The Fairfield Inn and Suites in Fort Lauderdale is the perfect combination for relaxation or business.

    A premier destination for corporate groups seeking meeting space and travelers alike, the brand new Homewood Suites by Hilton offers business and leisure travelers home-away-from-home comforts, impeccable service and legendary hospitality. Located minutes from Florida's beautiful beaches or top shopping areas, the Homewood Suites offers understated elegance and tastefully-appointed guest rooms that boast a long list of guest amenities fit for the busy executive or leisure traveler.

    The Economos Properties' strategy centers around offering innovative, yet high value amenities to better meet the defined standards of their corporate brands. As part of their guest satisfaction initiatives, the management company decided

    to implement a high definition television system. Based on their need for a partner to combine hardware, HD programming, and favorable financing terms in to a full high definition solution, Economos Properties chose TELEVUE as their partner of choice.

    "Our goal is to deliver a compelling entertainment experience to our guests," said Mike Walker, General Manager for Economos Properties. "In addition to its high-definition entertainment, TELEVUE also offers a blend of installation, service, and financing terms that creates a highly customized program tailored to each hotel's specific needs."

    "Today's well traveled and sophisticated consumer demands more in the way of entertainment experiences," added Jeff Stephans, Vice President of Sales for TELEVUE. "We pride ourselves on offering the full solution of high-quality entertainment programming appealing to the tastes of our clients. We are very pleased to work with Economos Properties as we define a new level of entertainment experience for their guests."

    About Economos Properties:

    Founded in 1969 and currently located in Boca Raton, Florida, Economos Properties owns, operates and develops hotels in markets with high barriers to entry. Economos Properties has developed projects valued in excess of $500 million including twenty-five hotels, twenty restaurants and a number of condominium, office, retail and apartment projects.

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    About TELEVUE:

    TELEVUE is the in-room solution provider of choice for the lodging industry. TELEVUE provides the full guest entertainment solution with quality television equipment, high definition programming, competitive financing and expert service. TELEVUE delivers the latest in television technologies and provides integrated solutions to maximize in-room entertainment. Headquartered in Raleigh, North Carolina, TELEVUE is a division of Telerent Leasing Corporation, which was founded in 1957. Telerent is a wholly-owned subsidiary of ITOCHU International, Inc., the North American flagship subsidiary of a Fortune Global 500 corporation.

    For more information on TELEVUE, call 800-316-8876, or visit at

    Matt Barker
    Director of Marketing
    Telerent Leasing Corporation
    matt.barker ( @ ) telerent dot com

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