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London, United Kingdom, 2008/12/15 - iBAHN, the worldwide leader in digital entertainment and Internet solutions for the hospitality and meeting industries, today announces the launch of a campaign to create a hotel room designed online by the public.
iBAHN is partnering with leading travel industry magazine, Business Travel World, to promote the campaign, Our Hotel Room), which offers people the chance to help create the first hotel room developed collaboratively online.
The aim is to use these suggestions to plan and build a showcase hotel room, focusing on technologies and services that are available now but not installed in hotels, as well as those to be released over the next year. People can suggest services for the room or choose from a wish-list online.
Betty Low, editorial director of Business Travel World says: "Business Travel World is committed to partnership and the exchange of information and ideas in the business travel space. iBAHN is to be commended for actively seeking out the views of the market, particularly those who use hotel rooms as a means both to enable business and to rest and relax while working away from home."
iBAHN’s MD EMEA Graeme Powell, comments: “iBAHN is focussed on delivering the technologies and services that provide the best experience for hotel guests around the world. With this campaign, we aim to highlight exactly what people want when they book into a hotel room, and then build it.”
iBAHN is the only global provider of digital entertainment and Internet solutions for the hospitality and meeting industries. Monthly, more than 1.7 million travellers and meeting attendees rely on iBAHN to increase productivity with secure high-speed Internet access options in more than 2,500 hotels, conference centres and meeting spaces in 28 countries worldwide. iBAHN’s digital entertainment offering, ETVi, offers hotel guests leading digital video and entertainment services. Operating one of the largest MPLS networks in the industry, the company provides technology solutions to more than 50,000 events annually, ranging from small group meetings to major industry conferences, while serving more than a third of Fortune 100 corporations.
About Business Travel World
Business Travel World is an award-winning monthly magazine aimed at the corporate buyers and managers of business travel and its associated services. Its annual Awards ceremony is widely acknowledged to be the most prestigious in the industry and fills the Great Room of London's Grosvenor House Hotel to capacity every January.
Its award-winning website with fully searchable news archive regularly delivers breaking news ahead of all other business travel news sites. Register on the businesstravelworld website to receive those news blasts as well as daily news alerts. Business Travel World is part of Emap Inform, the magazine division of Emap Ltd.