Marriott Rooms to Get Entertainment Upgrade
Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
A Marriott guest will have TV Internet access, interactive music, newly released feature films, Sony PlayStation games, and a wider array of cable and broadcast programming.
"This agreement with Marriott serves as a model for all of On Command's partnerships with its hotel customers," said Jerome H. Kern, chairman/CEO of On Command, Denver.
A specially modified version of the company's OCX platform will be installed in 100,000 Marriott hotel rooms before year's end.
The chain includes Marriott Hotels, Resorts and Suites; Renaissance Hotels and Resorts; Courtyard by Marriott; SpringHill Suites by Marriott; Fairfield Inn by Marriott; Residence Inn by Marriott; and TownePlace Suites by Marriott.