Portsmouth, New Hampshire - April 9, 2014 - Newmarket International, Inc. ("Newmarket"), the proven business solutions provider for empowering hospitality organizations to lower costs and increase revenue while improving customer satisfaction and guest loyalty, is pleased to announce the opening of the annual Newmarket customer conference, "NICC 2014," being held this week at the Omni Dallas Hotel from Tuesday, April 8 to Friday, April 11. Newmarket is anticipating approximately 250 attendees at this year's conference.

NICC has been acclaimed as both thought provoking and inspiring, motivating attendees to be agents of change when they return to their organizations. Newmarket will be webcasting a full day of General Session presentations on Wednesday, April 9. These sessions, delivered by Newmarket executives, technology partners, and industry experts will provide useful information for attendees to build strategic business plans. Bookmark http://www.newmarketinc.com/customer-conference/2014/live-stream for streaming information.

Beginning at 9:00am CDT, join Newmarket President and CEO Jeff Hiscox, Newmarket COO Shawn McGowan and other invited guests as they provide an update on the company and also share insight on current solutions and services. The recent acquisition of Newmarket by Amadeus, the leading technology provider for the global travel industry, is an important and strategic one that will strengthen and accelerate Amadeus' position in the hotel IT sector, which is a key target for future growth. By combining the rich vertical capabilities of Newmarket with Amadeus' proven, high volume transaction processing technologies, the companies are positioned to better deliver solutions to the hospitality industry. Don't miss this opportunity to learn about the exciting future in the next chapter of Newmarket!

Additionally, you can gain more insight into the future of travel technology as Newmarket Vice President of Marketing Gregg Hopkins moderates a panel including Salesforce and Microsoft to discuss the next generation of development and its impact on travelers, hospitality technology providers and industry intermediaries.

During the afternoon session beginning at 2:00pm CDT, Henry Harteveldt, Principal of Atmosphere Research Group and one of the world's most well-known, respected, and sought-after travel industry analysts, will unveil compelling research that enhances your understanding to better meet guest expectations today and in the future.

Thursday, April 10 and Friday, April 11 will include two full days of interactive product education designed for attendees to take their investment in Newmarket solutions to the next level. With over 50 hours of tailored educational content, there will be plenty of information to meet the needs of all hospitality professionals. New this year - based on attendee feedback, two course curriculums will be offered for users with different experience levels.

About Newmarket International, Inc.

Since 1985, Newmarket® International, Inc. ("Newmarket") continues to deliver proven business solutions for empowering hospitality organizations to lower costs and increase revenue, while improving customer satisfaction and guest loyalty. With more than 40,000 installations and 150,000 users in over 154 countries worldwide, Newmarket technologies are a cornerstone in the global hospitality industry. Offering solutions for sales and marketing automation, customer relationship management, catering and events, guest loyalty, meeting intelligence, workflow management, and property maintenance, Newmarket enables hospitality professionals to work smarter and better manage all aspects of their transient, leisure, groups and meetings business. For more information on Newmarket, please visit www.newmarketinc.com.

Contact: Gregg Hopkins

ghopkins@newmarketinc.com / +1 603.430.6718

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