17 hotels in three countries will now look to offer free wireless Internet access to their guests
Dublin, Ireland, 10 September 2007 - The PREM Group, a leading international hotel operator, announces today that they have selected free-hotspot.com as their preferred provider of FREE Wi-Fi services in all of their hotel properties in Ireland, the UK and Belgium.
PREM Group operates a variety of hotel brands, including Days Hotel, Ramada, Golden Tulip, and Tulip Inn. Under an agreement signed with free-hotspot.com, guests in all PREM participating hotels will be able to access the Internet wirelessly at no charge.
"FREE Internet access in hotels is a growing trend throughout the European markets in which we operate," explained Jim Murphy, Managing Director of the PREM Group. "The free-hotspot.com solution allows us to meet the demands of our guests for FREE Wi-Fi in a way that makes economic sense."
Joe Brunoli, Vice President of HotSpot Market Development for free-hotspot.com, praised the company’s decision. "The PREM Group has built its success by recognising and then providing the latest in hospitality services," he said. "We are proud to be working with them to deliver this latest "must have" amenity to their guests – namely, FREE wireless Internet access."
The free-hotspot.com FREE Wi-Fi service will be deployed to all PREM Group properties over the course of 2007. Locations will include major metro areas across Ireland as well as in the United Kingdom and Belgium.
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free-hotspot.com operates the world’s largest free wireless network with over 1,700 FREE HotSpot locations in 16 countries throughout Europe. The company’s HotSpots are located in hotels, cafés, restaurants, pubs, petrol stations and other public venues. To gain access to the free-hotspot.com’s free wireless Internet service, users agree to watch an advertisement. For this innovation, free-hotspot.com received the prestigious WBI (Wireless Broadband Innovation) Award for Best Public Wi-Fi Product 2006. The profitability of the company’s programme for HotSpot operators was also recognised when free-hotspot.com was named “Best Business Idea” for the hospitality industry at the 2006 FIZZZ Awards in Germany.
free-hotspot.com supports an active user community and provides free wireless Internet service to more than 300,000 people each month. The company operates the industry’s most comprehensive directory of free HotSpots which currently lists more than 17,000 free wireless internet locations worldwide.
To learn more about the free HotSpot programme or to find the free HotSpot nearest you, please visit: www.free-hotspot.com.