Roomlinx, Inc., a company that focuses on providing in-room media and entertainment solutions along with wired networking solutions and Wireless Fidelity networking solutions (Wi-Fi), announced that it has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) for a mutually exclusive distribution agreement with ViaMedia Proprietary Limited, a leading digital marketing and wireless service provider in South Africa, for the distribution of Roomlinx Interactive HD TV (iTV) to resorts and hotels within specific nations in the Middle East and Africa. ViaMedia has already identified numerous potential opportunities in select Middle Eastern and African countries.
ViaMedia is a multi-million company in South Africa that focuses on digital marketing and is partnered with eTV, South Africa’s very first private free-to-air TV Station which was launched in 1998 and provides services to 13 African countries today. ViaMedia has relations with resort and hotel companies and sees the strong demand for Roomlinx iTV Platform throughout countries in the Middle East and Africa.
“After researching hospitality products from around the world, we decided Roomlinx offered the best product and business model,” said Garth Mackintosh, CEO of ViaMedia. “We anticipate great demand for this product within our distribution regions and are confident Roomlinx iTV will be well received. I am very pleased to be partnering with Roomlinx and excited about the joint opportunity.”
Currently, Roomlinx distributes its iTV and other hospitality products in the U.S., Mexico, Caribbean Islands, and Canada with an expanding customer base which currently exceeds 40,000 hotel rooms.
“We’ve been receiving regular inquiries about our iTV Platform from countries around the globe,” stated Michael Wasik, CEO of Roomlinx. “ViaMedia has a great track record of success with strong distribution ties within these regions.”
For more information on Roomlinx, Inc., visit their company website at: www.roomlinx.com
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