Services to Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
Properties in Florida
Automated Connectivity Delivers Real-time Reservations
Via GDSs and the Internet
DALLAS (May 11, 2004) - Pegasus Solutions, Inc. (Nasdaq: PEGS) is providing
electronic distribution and reservation services for the newest Hard Rock-branded
casino and hotel properties via the company’s Unirez by Pegasusä representation
offering. The implementation of these services highlights the integration
of Unirez’s e-distribution and channel management solution into the services
Pegasus offers to independent hotels and small groups. Dallas-based
Pegasus acquired Unirez in December 2003. Pegasus Solutions is a
leading worldwide provider of hotel reservations-related services and technology.
Pegasus has completed implementation of the properties on the Unirez
Travel agents can book rooms today at both properties by using the UZ code on any major GDS.
“The ability to seamlessly update GDSs and a multitude of travel Web sites with just one set of keystroke entries is critical for our management team,” said Andrew Rosuck, vice president of sales for the Seminole Hard Rock hotels and casinos. “With Pegasus delivering proven electronic distribution services, we can focus on other initiatives that raise awareness with both travel agents and travelers.”
Pegasus represents more than 260 hotels in Florida, with 178 of these properties utilizing the company’s Unirez by Pegasus offering. The portfolio of Unirez by Pegasus hotels includes more than 3,100 hotels around the world. Pegasus implemented nearly 300 independent hotels on the Unirez by Pegasus offering in the first quarter of 2004.
Bob Boles, executive vice president of sales and marketing for Pegasus Solutions, said: “We’re pleased to add the Seminole Hard Rock Hotels to our growing portfolio of Unirez by Pegasus member hotels. Our successful integration of Unirez gives us the flexibility to provide hotels with a full menu of representation services, ranging from the Unirez by Pegasus integrated e-distribution offering to our full-service Utell by Pegasus offering. Utell member hotels receive consulting, e-distribution, high-touch training and marketing services, as well as bookings driven from our preferred relationships with prominent travel agencies and corporations around the world.”
About Pegasus Solutions
Some statements made in this press release are forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995.
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Pegasus Solutions, Inc.
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