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Vista Inns Commitment to PCI Compliance supported
by InnLink and Innformation Systems

Nashville, Tennessee – July 18, 2008 - At the VISTA® annual conference located here, an educational session was held on PCI Compliance with speakers Kristin Intress, InnLink Central Reservation Services and Al Blazing, Innformation Systems.  “Vista Hospitality Solutions is focused on ensuring our properties have the information and tools to be successful in understanding the importance and impact of PCI Compliance.  This session with our strategic partners was a key step in providing that value,” Kelly Harvel, Executive Vice-President stated.

“It really all comes down to the hotel processes,” states Al Blazing, Innformation Systems, “You need a secure credit card process. All credit card numbers on a pms system should be truncated and all credit cards sent to the processor should be encypted.  This makes the credit card process secure and the encrypted token is worthless for any one trying to highjack credit card data.”

There is a lot of information to understand.  “We provide appropriate resources and summaries of the requirements so hotels can get to the right information and processes,” states Kristin Intress, InnLink Central Reservation Services, “As a hotel’s partner we feel it’s important to provide resources to assist the hotel in being successful – in reservations, revenue and PCI compliance.”

About InnLink Central Reservation Services: 

Founded in 1991, InnLink specializes in the processing of reservations for hotels and hotel companies using vLINK: comprehensive private-label voice reservations; eLINK: electronic connectivity for GDS and OTA reservations; iLINK: an integrated private label Booking Engine; gLINK: Group Reservation Services, ONtarget Revenue Consulting: Revenue Management Consulting and Marketing Programs and RESmatrix: Customer Tools for Data, Rate and Inventory Management. InnLink maximizes channel-managed, reservation revenue streams for over 1200 hotels, resorts, inns, condominiums and extended-stay properties. To learn more about InnLink’s products and services visit www.innlink.com  or contact Pam Walrond, Director, Marketing at 615-264-8087 or pam.walrond@innlink.com.

About Vista Hospitality Solutions

VISTA® Hospitality Solutions offers a unique branding proposition to mid-tier hoteliers throughout the United States, with an initial focus in the southern regions of the country. For franchise opportunities please call 615-904-6133 ext 105 or via email info@vistarez.com. You can also visit our websites www.vistarez.com and http://corporate.vistarez.com.

About Innformation Systems.

Innformation Systems was founded in 1987; our mission is to provide quality pms and sales catering software without large capital expense. Our special pricing and 24 hour support provide hoteliers with automation that is affordable. For information on our software or services call (507) 281-3238, email al@innformationsystems.com or visit our website at www.innformationsystems.com.

Contact:

Pam Walrond
Director of Marketing 
InnLink, LLC
PH: 615-264-8087
 pam.walrond@innlink.com

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