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Amherst Holiday Inn Goes Wireless
with EscapeWire Solutions

BUFFALO, NY - December, 2003 - ESCAPEWIRE SOLUTIONS, LLC, a leading provider of custom designed wireless high-speed Internet access networks for the hospitality industry, has added the Holiday Inn - Amherst in Amherst, New York to its portfolio of wireless hotels. EscapeWire Solutions wireless HSIA network allows guests of the Holiday Inn Amherst to take advantage of the Internet in all 199 guestrooms as well as in the common areas and meeting space.

EscapeWire’s wireless installation at the Amherst Holiday Inn includes a web-based management tool allowing the property to easily manage all facets of the wireless HSIA network, including pricing, bandwidth allocation and duration of user sessions. By having the ability to manage the HSIA system, the hotel can make changes in real-time to increase user satisfaction and accommodate individual guest requests. 

Additional features include customized portal pages, billing options and detailed reports about bandwidth usage, revenue generation, and session lengths.  “We work closely with each property to install a system that will best meet their needs and increase guest satisfaction”, said Chris Hart-Nova, President of EscapeWire Solutions. “Having an HSIA system with management capabilities and detailed reporting allows the hotel to easily make and implement decisions that will increase guest loyalty and give the hotel the tools needed to generate increased revenues and shorten return on investment”.

“Wireless Internet access sets us apart from other hotels in the area”, said Wendy Popadowski, General Manager of the Holiday Inn Amherst. “Our guests enjoy the new service and the ability to offer wireless high-speed Internet access will help us to better serve our corporate clientele”.

EscapeWire Solutions, headquartered in Buffalo, New York, specializes in the design and installation of custom, expandable, wireless networks. EscapeWire Solutions was founded on the premise that wireless high-speed Internet access could be provided in a reliable, cost effective manner. EscapeWire Solutions wireless systems and service allow their customers to take advantage of the numerous possibilities a wireless network and the Internet can provide. For more information on EscapeWire Solutions, visit their website at

About Holiday Inn Amherst in Amherst, New York - The Holiday Inn Amherst located in Amherst, New York has 199 guestrooms and over 5,000 square feet of meeting and banquet space. Max’s Classic American Grill is the hotel’s full service restaurant featuring an extended menu that families and business travelers will enjoy. Hotel amenities include an indoor pool, Jacuzzi and fitness room. The hotel is located on Niagara Falls Boulevard and is convenient to Downtown Buffalo, Niagara Falls and is only 2 miles from the University at Buffalo campus. The Holiday Inn Amherst is operated by Hart Hotels, Inc. (

EscapeWire Solutions, LLC
Chris Hart-Nova
617 Dingens Street
Buffalo, New York 14206

Also See: EscapeWire Solutions Installs High Speed Wireless Internet Access at the Hawthorn Suites in South Burlington, Vermont / November 2003
EscapeWire Solutions, LLC to Install Wireless High-speed Internet Access in Nine Hotels Owned by Hart Hotels, Inc. / April 2003

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