DENVER, Nov. 3, 2010 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Roomlinx, Inc. (OTCBB:RMLX), the innovative developer of hotel interactive TV applications, today announced that Mark Houser will join the Roomlinx team as Chief Technology Officer.
"Mark's extensive background in the hospitality industry and as an innovator makes him a valuable addition to our team," said Michael Wasik, CEO of Roomlinx. "We are very excited to have his expertise contribute to the growth of our products and company."
Mark brings over 23 years of experience developing technology solutions for the hospitality industry. Mark's experience includes IT system implementation, procurement, integration and custom application design and development.
Mark began his career in hospitality technology at Honeywell Systems where, from 1983 to 1985, he supported the design finalization and user acceptance of Honeywell's Hotel Management System. Mark then spent 6 years with International Property Control Systems (IPCS) developing the company's customer support center and implementing the sales support systems.
After IPCS, Mark spent 17 years at Multi-Systems, Inc. (MSI), where he held various positions, including Chief Operating Officer and Chief Information Officer. In 1997, Mark introduced the first widely installed, self check-in/check-out kiosk, which won the International Hotel/Motel & Restaurant Show Best Technology and Best Product awards. Mark's innovative approach and creativity contributed significantly to the growth of MSI into a premier provider of technology for the hospitality industry and he has worked with most major hotel brands as well as many independent management companies.
"Roomlinx is the most comprehensive and innovative Interactive TV product in hospitality technology that I've seen in 23 years working in the industry. I believe Roomlinx is the future of in-room entertainment," said Houser. "Using state of the art technology, they are responding and adapting to the ever changing needs of hoteliers and guests by providing a one of a kind guest experience."
Roomlinx is a leading provider of Interactive TV products and premium digital video on demand systems for hotels, resorts, and other properties, utilizing premium content and applications demanded by today's traveler. For more information about Roomlinx, visit www.roomlinx.com.
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