Friday, June 30, 2006

Tangerine HDTV in Peninsula Hotel Deal

Hong Kong - Tangerine Global based in Marina del Rey, California and a leader in high-definition television (HDTV) programming for the five-star hospitality marketplace, has been selected by Hong Kong's 5Star hotel group, The Peninsula to provide Tangerine Global's premier HDTV entertainment services in-house.

The contract makes Tangerine Global’s service available as early as this summer to Peninsula’s deluxe properties worldwide, including its flagship hotel, The Peninsula Hong Kong, and The Peninsula Chicago.

Executive in charge of the HDTV project is Fraser Hickox, General Manager, Research & Development for The Peninsula Hotels’ parent company, The Hongkong and Shanghai Hotels.

The Peninsula Hotels portfolio includes comprises The Peninsula Hong Kong, The Peninsula New York, The Peninsula Chicago, The Peninsula Beverly Hills, The Peninsula Bangkok, The Peninsula Palace Beijing, The Peninsula Manila and The Peninsula Tokyo (opening in 2007). The Peninsula Shanghai is currently under design development.

The hospitality industry is a significant growth area for radio and television digital broadcast applications, and as we can note from this story in high definition (HDTV)along with SD (Standard Definition).

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