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Roomlinx made a Part of IBM’s “Hotel-in-a-Box’ solution

Roomlinx is an approved Supplier of Interactive TV to Intercontinental Hotels Group


DENVER, CO – June 23, 2009 – Roomlinx, Inc. (OTC: RMLX), the innovative supplier of hospitality in-room Interactive TV products, today announced IBM will include Roomlinx as the in-room entertainment provider for IBM’s “Hotel-in-a-Box” (HIB) solution.  Roomlinx also announced it is an approved supplier of Interactive TV for InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG).  HIB is a Hospitality Industry pioneering approach designed in conjunction with IHG that combines leading technology companies, working as a team, to deliver a unified, holistic operational and guest services solution with the trusted and proven commitment of IBM Corporation.

IHG recognizes that guests desire more than a simple TV programming experience in their rooms and worked with IBM to provide a new and differentiated assortment of IPTV services and HD content offerings currently lacking from legacy suppliers. Roomlinx was evaluated and certified as a company that fit into the HIB package due to its breadth of features, customization capabilities and scalability.  Roomlinx can install their Interactive TV product into any size hotel, which is a new concept for the Hospitality Industry.
“Roomlinx appreciates that both IBM and IHG recognize our efforts to create a platform that is flexible and embraces innovation, but also meets the reality of today’s marketplace where guests want the HDTV in their rooms to offer a broad range of services,” said Roomlinx CEO Mike Wasik. “The hotel industry today must be much more dynamic and offer guests both stored content and Internet services. We are honored and excited to be working with a technology giant like IBM, and the world’s largest hotel group by number of rooms, to provide industry-leading solutions.  It is my commitment to focus Roomlinx as a Hospitality Industry leader and reshape how guests are served.”

About InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG):
IHG is the world's largest hotel group by number of rooms.  IHG owns, manages, leases or franchises through various subsidiaries, more than 4,200 hotels and more than 620,000 guest rooms in nearly 100 countries and territories around the world.

About Roomlinx
Roomlinx is the hospitality in-room expert providing in-room Interactive TV products designed to increase revenues and brand loyalty for hotels, resorts, and other properties, utilizing premium content and applications demanded by today’s traveler. Please contact Bob Wagener for a demo or visit us at

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Certain statements in this news release, including statements that we "believe," "expect," "intend," "plan" or words of similar import, are forward-looking information within the meaning of Rule 175 under the Securities Act of 1933 and Rule 3b-6 under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, and are subject to the safe harbor created by those rules. All statements, other than statements of fact, included in this release, including, without limitation, statements regarding potential future plans, new products and services and objectives of the company, are forward-looking statements that involve risks and uncertainties. There can be no assurance that such statements will prove to be accurate, and actual results and future events could differ materially from those anticipated in such statements. This information is qualified in its entirety by cautionary statements and risk factors disclosure contained in certain of the Company's Securities and Exchange Commission filings available at, which you should carefully review. Roomlinx does not assume any obligation to update or revise any forward-looking statements, whether as the result of new development or otherwise.


Belinda Banks
(609) 750-9110

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