SAN DIEGO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Urban Translations is partnering with Samsung Electronics America to showcase what’s next in the hospitality industry at HITEC 2018. Urban Translations’ in-room digital concierge services, like in-room ordering, digitizing the hotel compendium and in-room controls, will be on display in the Samsung booth (#1929) at HITEC, the world’s largest hospitality technology conference, taking place in Houston, Texas from June 18th to 21st.
Deployed on Samsung tablets in hotel rooms worldwide, Urban Translations software makes room service, ticket sales, spa services, loyalty program sign-ups, retail purchases and more available in any language with the touch of a finger. Urban Translations recently integrated with Samsung’s Hospitality TVs and fellow Samsung partner, Telkonet, to place in-room lighting, privacy and thermostat controls into the hands of hotel guests.
“Samsung’s partnership with Urban Translations underscores our dedication to discovering, developing and supporting technologies that elevate the customer experience for hotel guests all over the world,” says Fred Crespo, Director of Technology and Business Development at Samsung. “Our hospitality solutions showcase our understanding of the need for innovative technologies to ensure quality guest engagement and loyalty.”
Built to meet the needs of a wide variety of hotels, cruise ships and casinos, the Urban Translations software has been built 100% in-house, with an unparalleled attention to detail and quality. The platform boasts robust analytics and diverse connectivity options that makes it pleasing to guests and extremely valuable to staff.
“We’ve been working closely with Samsung to continue innovating our guest-facing technology and we look forward to sharing our advancements with hoteliers at HITEC,” says Samantha Urban, CEO of Urban Translations. “We always see our solution as the central hub for guests to be fully connected to the resorts where they stay at.”
HITEC 2018 attendees can learn more by visiting Samsung booth #1929.
About Urban Translations:
Headquartered in San Diego, CA, Urban Translations is a privately-owned digital service provider to the hospitality industry. Urban Translations captures missed opportunities and translates them into memorable experiences, helping attract loyal customers for hospitality companies around the world. For more information, please visit http://www.Urban-Translations.com.
About Samsung Electronics America, Inc.:
Headquartered in Ridgefield Park, N.J., Samsung Electronics America, Inc. (SEA), is a recognized innovative leader in consumer electronics, mobile devices and enterprise solutions. A wholly owned subsidiary of Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., SEA is pushing beyond the limits of today’s technology and providing consumers and organizations with a portfolio of groundbreaking products in appliances, home entertainment, Internet of Things, mobile computing, smartphones, virtual reality, wireless infrastructure and wearables, in addition to offering leading content and services related to mobile payments, 360-degree VR video, customer support and more. Samsung is a pioneering leader in smartphones and HDTVs in the U.S. and one of America’s fastest growing home appliance brands. To discover more about Samsung, please visit www.samsung.com. For the latest Samsung news, please visit news.samsung.com/us and follow us @SamsungNewsUS.