A master agreement was signed between Al Hokair and Acentic for the supply of Radiant 4 & Panorama NG Maintenance Services. [L-R] Acentic regional VP Carl Ward, Al Hokair group purchasing director Mubarak Al Hajri, Acentic regional director of sales MEA Moustafa A. Fawzi, photographed at Acentic's new office in Dubai, located in Dubai Silicon Oasis.
Al Hajri said: "Acentic will deliver the in-room digital entertainment piece as well as the internet connectivity throughout each property - that includes our conference and meeting rooms, combined with full network management and consultancy."
Al Hajri added: "Al Hokair is continually striving to improve guests' experience and as part of that, technology plays a crucial role. The 'always connected' demands of the modern traveller mean that we needed to adopt a forward looking strategy to cater for this for both today and into the future. After exhaustive market research we are proud to have selected Acentic as our exclusive technology partner for all of our properties across all brands moving forward."
Ward commented: "As a progressive company at the forefront of IP-based entertainment and HSIA layered services, we are thrilled to have been selected as the exclusive technology partner of choice to the Al Hokair Group."
Saudi Arabian company Al Hokair Group was started in 1975 to invest in the sectors of entertainment and hospitality under the leadership of Sheikh Abdulmohsin Alhokair. Over five decades, the group's projects expanded to include 79 entertainment centres and 40+ hotels spread in Saudi Arabia and United Arab Emirates.