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Uniguest™ Introduces Hardware Agnostic
 Interactive Software Platforms at HITEC


Next Generation Software Platforms for Business Centers, Digital Signage,
PC/iMac/iPad/Mobile Device Concierge Applications,
Remote Printing and More – All From One Vendor



NASHVILLE, Tenn. (June 22, 2010) — Uniguest™, a provider of print, technology and specialized services globally for the lodging, restaurant and healthcare industries, announced today that it has unveiled its next generation of software at HITEC 2010, booth 1343. Exhibits opened today and will run through June 24 in Orlando, Fla.


Uniguest's Concierge Station
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“With the recent acquisition of a major competitor, Uniguest has established itself as the dominant vendor in the public computing space: hotel business centers, lobby PCs, boarding pass kiosks and remote printing stations,” said Uniguest’s co-founder and CEO Shawn Thomas. “Today, we are about providing our customers with applications that can be cross-platform, hardware agnostic, secure and customized. And that is what we are showing at HITEC.”

Over the past 18 months, Uniguest has become more than a public computer vendor. A merger and two acquisitions have Uniguest in the position to provide customers with in-room computer solutions, digital signage, print solutions, and kiosk security and management.

“Our clients today are thinking much differently than even five years ago,” said Harry Ganter, Uniguest’s director of IT. “They want one vendor who can integrate and support cross-platform software applications to solve their global needs, both technologically and geographically. Uniguest develops certain software in-house and partners with best-of-breed software partners, as well. Our software partners have robust solutions that are time tested, and Uniguest has a reputation for being quick to market with reliable, innovative solutions. ”

Uniguest is showcasing its newest Concierge Station Board™ platform developed by Thinix®. The Concierge Station is cross-platform and can be accessed by an iMac, PC, iPad or mobile app. 

Additionally, Uniguest will be debuting MyMessenger™, a cloud-computing application for the creation, development, management and playing of digital content. MyMessenger can port to digital signage, kiosks and in-room hardware solutions via the web.

About Uniguest
Based in Nashville, Tenn., Uniguest is a diversified company providing print, technology and specialized services globally for hospitality, healthcare and other industries. Products and services include custom-printed publications, security software solutions, self-serve kiosk solutions, digital signage, advertising sales and help-desk computer support. More information is available at www.uniguest.com or follow the company on facebook.com or twitter.com, or stop by booth 1343 at HITEC 2010.


About Thinix
Thinix is wholly owned subsidiary of R & D Industries, Inc., a 26-year-old technology research, development and engineering firm with a focus on software development, OEM software and hardware solutions, user interface technology, teleconferencing, embedded systems architecture, cryptography, network and PC security architecture, as well as cloud computing and virtualization solutions.  Thinix technology is installed worldwide in hospitality, education, government, healthcare and agricultural applications.  More information is available at www.thinix.com or follow the company on twitter.com.
 


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Contact:

Rosemary Kelly
Marketing and Communications Director
Uniguest™
1035 Acorn Drive
Nashville, TN 37210
615-259-4500 ext 123
rosemary.kelly@uniguest.com

Paul Rajewski
Showcase Technology
19815 Hamilton Avenue
Torrance, CA 90502
Phone: 310-769-1700
paul@showcasetech.com

 
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Uniguest™ Signs Qualified Vendor Agreement with Choice Hotels / June 2010

Uniguest™ and Thinix® Form Strategic Partnership; Partnership will bring next generation of products and services to lodging, healthcare and restaurant sectors / May 2010

Uniguest™ Named "Best in Business" by Nashville Business Journal / April 2010

Uniguest™ CEO Continues to Educate Hotel Industry On Public Computer Security Risks; “Are you properly protected?” – Lodging Magazine April Issue / April 2010

Uniguest™ Recognized by Entrex PCI with Top Ten Growth Award; Fourth quarter year over year growth of 91% in a slow economy / March 2010

Uniguest Donates $10,000 for College Scholarships at Recent Gala / March 2010

Boarding Pass printing kiosks are a NECCESSITY in today’s hotels; 250,000 boarding passes are printed monthly from hotels offering Uniguest’s Airline Check-In Board kiosks. / January 2010

Uniguest™ is Helping Hotels Solve Issue of Providing Guests With Reliable Local Area Information; Uniguest’s QuickScoop™ and Concierge Station™ provide hotel guests with both pre-printed guides and a self-service kiosk, all at no cost to the hotelier. / January 2010

Uniguest Gives Hotels a Help-Desk Upgrade with the Creation of U-Crew™; Uniguest™ announces the creation of “U-Crew™”, an in-house, fully-staffed IT help desk to support hotel business centers, boarding pass printing kiosks and digital signage. / December 2009

Uniguest Named to BusinessTN Magazine’s “Hot 100” / December 2009

Uniguest™ Grows Its Technology Division With Industry Veteran / October 2009

Restaurant Industry Veteran Joins Uniguest™ to Lead National Foodservice Initiatives / October 2009

“Signs” of the Time: Digital Signage Entrepreneur Joins Uniguest; Nashville Entrepreneur Jeff Pennington to Oversee Uniguest Digital Signage Division / October 2009

Uniguest™ Named to the INC. 500/5000 List of the Fastest Growing Private Companies; Uniguest received a final ranking of 500x based on growth of 782% for the three-year period 2005-2008 / September 2009

Uniguest Named a 2009 Nashville Area Chamber Future 50 Winner; Award identifies and recognizes 50 fastest-growing, privately held companies in Middle Tennessee / August 2009

Uniguest™ to Showcase HP TouchSmart PCs at HITEC® 2009, Announcing a complete line of Self-Service Boards™ utilizing the HP TouchSmart platform / June 2009

Uniguest™ Acquires Dynamic Digital Designs™ / June 2009

Uniguest's SecuredAdvantage™ Now Offered in Nashville Airport Marriott on HP TouchSmart PCs / June 2009

Uniguest Introduces First Internet Kiosk Installation of the New HP Touchsmart All-In-One PC / December 2008

UNIGUEST Joins HTNG as a Platinum Member in Support of Next Generation Technologies for the Hotel Industry / August 2008

Uniguest - Future 50 Winner; Award identifies and recognizes 50 fastest–growing, privately held companies in Middle Tennessee / August 2008

Business Center Service Provider Uniguest Filling the Needs of 2,000 Hotel Operators / April 2008

Uniguest ™ and PC Guardian ® Introduce USB Security Protection Device for Hotel Industry to Combat Data Leakage / August 2007

Print from your Mobile Device to One of Uniguest's Remote Printing-Enabled Automated PC's; HITEC Attendees and hotel guests throughout the U.S. can use their mobile device to send print jobs to remote printer-enabled PC workstations supported by Uniguest / June 2007

Uniguest Continues to Meet the Demand of New Security Standards for Automated Public PC Workstations in the Hotel Industry; Nashville-based Uniguest continues to fill industry-leading orders for its services of automated public PC workstations to the tune of over 2,000 workstations representing over 1,500 hotels / June 2007

Over 1,000 Hotels Trust Uniguest for Automated Public PC Computing / November 2006

Hotel Business Centers by Uniguest Make Airline Check-In Easy / May 2006

Uniguest Provides PC Clean Up and Remote Install of Its Hotel Business Center Security Software / October 2005

Uniguest Exceeds 500 Automated, Free to Guest Business Center Systems in Hotels / July 2005


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