FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
January 10, 2005
Station Casinos Selects Hospitality Network For Guest Room Entertainment Services
HENDERSON, Nev. — Cox Business Services announced today that its Hospitality Network solution, the leading in-room guest video and data technology product for the gaming industry, has been selected by Station Casinos for the company’s nine Las Vegas properties.
Cox Business Services will equip Station Casinos’ properties with the latest technology, including digital in-room video-on-demand service and high-speed wired and wireless Internet service. The contract includes more than 2,800 of the company’s guest rooms in Las Vegas.
“We are proud to partner with Station Casinos to enhance their guest in-room experience,” said David Blau, vice president and general manager of Cox Business Services in Las Vegas. “Enhancing guest in-room experience with state-of-the-art technology, such as wireless Internet access, can directly impact room rates, occupancy and return on equity.”
About Station Casinos
Station Casinos, Inc. is the leading provider of gaming and entertainment to the residents of Las Vegas, Nevada. The company owns and operates Palace Station Hotel & Casino, Boulder Station Hotel & Casino, Santa Fe Station Hotel Casino, Wildfire Casino and Wild Wild West Gambling Hall & Hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada, Texas Station Gambling Hall & Hotel and Fiesta Rancho Casino Hotel in North Las Vegas, Nevada and Sunset Station Hotel & Casino, Fiesta Henderson Casino Hotel, Magic Star Casino and Gold Rush Casino in Henderson, Nevada. Station also owns a 50% interest in both Barley’s Casino & Brewing Company and Green Valley Ranch Station Casino in Henderson, Nevada and a 6.7% interest in the Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas, Nevada.
About Cox Business Services
Cox Business Services is a division of Atlanta-based Cox Communications, Inc., the nation’s third largest cable broad band communications company. A full-service, facilities-based provider of communications solutions, Cox Business Services excels at helping businesses of all sizes generate greater efficiencies. The company offers high-speed Internet services and dedicated data and video transport services for home offices, small, medium and large-sized businesses, school districts and hospitality, government and military properties in 28 markets across the nation. For more information, visit www.coxbusiness.com.
Cox Business Services’ Hospitality Network brand includes state-of-the-art video-on-demand, Internet-TV, and wired and wireless data solutions to more than 100,000 guest rooms in the world’s largest gaming hotels and resorts. Among its customers are MGM Mirage, Mandalay Resort Group, Caesars Entertainment, Station Casinos and Coast Casinos. The resorts span across the globe including all of Nevada, Atlantic City, Biloxi, Miss. and properties in the Caribbean.