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4 Ways to Distinguish Your Hotel as a Luxury Property

At WCI, we blend technology and hospitality to create the perfect guest experience. Personalization and attention to detail are the differentiating characteristics of luxury brands. In particular, luxury hotels are set apart by their attentiveness to guests and personal touch. With WCI, you can provide guests with superior levels of service and accommodation. Customized Communications Our WorldVue platform enables you to welcome guests with a personalized message on the screen. You can also feature your

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The Future of Travel: What to Expect in 2022

As we are closing the chapter on 2021, we expect travel will be back in full swing, and hotels are getting ready for what they call: Revenge Travel. Booking.com performed a comprehensive survey to give insight into what the travel industry can expect from 2022. Their number one expectation? Unpredictability. The emergence of Self-Care Travel In 2022, we can expect a resurgence of self-care travel. Over 82 percent of survey respondents reported that having a

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Creative Technology Solutions Empower Boutique Hotels

Boutique hotels attract stylish travelers and enthusiastic adventurists. It is essential for boutique hotel management to provide creative technology solutions to empower visitors and maintain a cohesive, professional image. Successful boutique hotels are always on the lookout for ways to set themselves apart. Unique, memorable experiences draw guests to hotels that personalize their vacation and encourage them. Tailored Messaging Guests stay in boutique hotels for their eccentric charm and creative experiences. WorldVue extends the hotel

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Today’s Top 5 In-Room Entertainment Solutions

Recognized for their eccentric charm and personality, hotels create immersive, memorable experiences through innovative design and thoughtful solutions. In the face of adversity, hotels tailored to their customers by advancing technology solutions and highlighting guest-centric offerings like in-room entertainment and timely sanitizing procedures. Thoughtful innovation propelled hotels into the future and maintained their relevance throughout the pandemic. Here are the top five in-room entertainment solutions that empower hotel guests today: Download the pdf version here

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How to Advance Your PropTech Solutions

For average Americans, homeownership might be just out of reach. According to a recent survey by CNBC, nearly 50 percent of people currently renting their home believe they are unlikely to ever own their own place. This shift in the “American Dream” means apartment complexes need to adapt their rental solutions to provide an adequate, long-term option for residents. To ensure long-term satisfaction, property managers must provide the same level of luxury and adaptability Americans

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Resident Satisfaction and Senior Living Technology

As the Baby Boomer generation ages, senior living facilities must improve their technology systems to accommodate changing resident needs. The most technologically savvy group of seniors, Baby Boomers are likely to adopt technology that advances their lifestyle and improves their level of care. Accessibility, connectivity, and communication are all modern-day conveniences seniors expect today. Comfortable Accessibility One of the greatest innovations is the IoT, the connected home. With customizable technology solutions such as smart lighting,

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3 Ways WCI Proves Service is an Art Form

If you follow our social media, you’ll recognize our recent campaign: Service is an Art Form. So what exactly does this mean? After 46 years in the hotel industry, we recognize the importance of customer service. The key to guest retention is customer care. For example, at World Cinema, we created an around-the-clock support system to empower our customers called Customer Care Center. We believe the key to success is in customer satisfaction. To ensure a seamless technology experience, we

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4 Ways to Improve the Hotel Guest Experience

Improving the guest experience is the key to ensuring repeat business. To provide the best guest experience, properties race to deliver the latest and greatest offerings, features, and amenities.   It’s important for today’s hotels to continuously evaluate and improve their strategy to meet and exceed guest expectations. Utilizing technology allows hotel owners to incorporate seamless updates to their property that will result in satisfied guests.  Enhance the in-room experience   The in-room experience goes beyond the physical aspects of a guest room. While décor and design

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World Cinema Presents Service Gallery at HITEC 2021

This year’s booth will follow our theme: Service is an Art Form. Designed as an aesthetically pleasing art gallery, we encourage attendees to stroll through our exhibit and see all that WCI has to offer. We’re featuring our products and services and working with our technology partners to create an engaging experience for your guests. With interactive services and videos to help guide you through the WCI journey, we are here to answer any questions

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WCI Technologies and Lumen Deliver Secure Connectivity

WCI Technologies, in collaboration with Lumen Technologies, is delivering a range of network and IT services to the travel and hospitality industry. Most recently, Texas-based Remington Hotels updated their wireless connectivity services at properties across the nation to provide enhanced performance, reliability, and security. “Technology plays a role in every aspect of the travel industry and is only becoming more vital. We’re very excited to add value to our customers through a secure foundation of

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4 Ways Student Housing Technology Can Improve Mental Health

This year, student housing technology looks a little different. To prepare for more online classes, students need adequate Wi-Fi connectivity and a safe place to perform coursework. Student Mental Health – What can student housing technology providers do to help? Over seventy percent of college students said they feel an increase in stress and anxiety from the pandemic (Journal of Mental Health). With school starting again, students are going to have a lot on their

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Margaritaville Lake Resort Partners with World Cinema

Margaritaville Lake Resort in Conroe, Texas, partners with World Cinema to provide their guests with a superior entertainment experience. Guests at the Margaritaville Lake Resort, Lake Conroe | Houston are encouragedto kick back, relax, and enjoy the sunshine on Lake Conroe, indulging in the “vacation state of mind.” Spanning 186 acres of lakefront property, this island-themed resort is only an hour outside of downtown Houston. Margaritaville Lake Resort, Lake Conroe | Houston is perfect for

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IHLA Spotlight with World Cinema’s David Goldstone

As Chief Customer Advocate and Senior Vice President at World Cinema, David Goldstone powers our client-focused approach. His 20 years of experience in the industry provide unique insight into enhancing the guest experience. IHLA featured Goldstone in their recent Luxury Hoteliers magazine, focusing on his commitment to customer service and highlighting how WCI has adapted our strategy to maintain client success throughout the pandemic. As technology innovations lead the way out of the pandemic, David

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4 Solutions Student Housing Owners Should Invest In

The student housing industry is facing a significant increase in connectivity demand due to the ongoing pandemic. With classwork and meetings transitioning online, students expect constant, exceptional internet connection. Student housing providers must adapt to this increasing demand, providing endless connectivity solutions to accommodate this new group of students’ needs. ImpruviX meets the needs of student housing owners while keeping students happy through wireless connectivity. Trusted, Reliable Wi-Fi Student life is transitioning online, making comprehensive

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JW Marriott Las Vegas Partners with World Cinema Inc.

4-star Mediterranean-style Las Vegas hotel selects World Cinema Inc., a Marriott preferred vendor, as GRE provider to all 548 guest rooms and suites. The JW Marriott Las Vegas is just minutes away from the world-renowned Las Vegas Strip, making it a great location for adventure-seeking travelers and business guests alike. JW Marriott Las Vegas and World Cinema became partners in 2021 as WCI was selected as the guest room entertainment provider. The main objective was

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3 Technologies to Prepare for New Residents

School is starting up again. Is your property ready? Student housing faces unique challenges this year as students have an increased demand for technology advancements. World Cinema Inc. provides tools to improve your student housing property’s internet system. By improving your connectivity bandwidth, you can improve your residents’ student housing experience. This year, student housing internet needs to adapt to blended learning. Rhea Kelly, the Executive Editor for Campus Technology, writes about the effects of the

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