Chief Joins Choice Hotels International Qualified Vendor Program
USA (JUL 2010) - www.chiefmfg.com - Chief, a leader in projector, monitor and TV mounting solutions, has been awarded Qualified Vendor status with Choice Hotels International (www.ChoiceHotels.com), one of the largest
lodging franchisors in the world with over 6,000 hotels in the United States and more than 35 other countries and territories.
“Hotel guests today expect the same—or even better—experience in a hotel room than they have in their own homes,” said Steve Durkee, Vice President of Commercial Products at Chief.
“Corporate customers expect the same user-friendly features from their own offices to extend to meeting and conference rooms.
Chief mounts meet everyone’s needs.
They’re easy to install, user-friendly, secure and flexible.”
Chief has been actively involved in many hospitality projects from room upgrades to new hotel construction, providing unique solutions that are at the forefront of technology to enhance the hospitality guest experience.
This relationship with Choice Hotels International will offer competitive pricing to its franchisees of Cambria Suites, Comfort Inn, Comfort Suites, Quality, Sleep Inn, Clarion, MainStay Suites, Suburban Extended Stay Hotel, Econo Lodge, and Rodeway Inn brand hotels.
About Chief Chief, is a division of Milestone AV Technologies, a Duchossois Group Company, has more than 30 years of proven product and service excellence.
Committed to responding to industry needs in the Pro AV, Healthcare and Office markets, Chief offers a complete line of mounts, lifts, racks and accessories for TVs, displays, projectors and other AV components.
Chief designs innovative mounting and rack solutions and helpful tools, like Chief’s exclusive MountBuilder™ that complement the technology they support.
With numerous product awards and patented designs, Chief provides unique mount features, and is recognized for delivering quality products and knowledgeable, helpful customer service.
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and Europe sales offices support a global network spanning the Americas, Europe, the Pacific Rim and beyond.
Chief distribution centers are located in Minnesota, Hong Kong and the Netherlands.
About Choice Hotels Choice Hotels International, Inc.
franchises more than 6,000 hotels, representing more than 485,000 rooms, in the United States and more than 35 other countries and territories.
As of March 31, 2010, more than 600 hotels are under construction, awaiting conversion or approved for development in the United States, representing more than 52,000 rooms, and more than 100 hotels, representing approximately 8,200 rooms, are under construction, awaiting conversion or approved
for development in more than 20 other countries and territories.
The company's Comfort Inn, Comfort Suites, Quality, Sleep Inn, Clarion, Cambria Suites, MainStay Suites, Suburban Extended Stay Hotel, Econo Lodge and Rodeway Inn brands serve guests worldwide.
In addition, via its Ascend Collection membership program, travelers in the United States, Canada and the Caribbean have upscale lodging options at historic, boutique and unique hotels.
Additional corporate information may be found on the Choice Hotels International, Inc.
Web site, which may be accessed at www.choicehotels.com.