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Bulk TV transforms in-room entertainment at the Hilton Americas-Houston

As a complement to the hotel's offerings, DRE offers a robust HD lineup with over 100 channels, a faster interactive programming guide and an anti-microbial, simplified remote.

RALEIGH, N.C. – Bulk TV & Internet (Bulk TV), a leading provider of television solutions to hotels nationwide announces their television partnership with the Hilton Americas-Houston, the largest convention hotel in Houston, Texas. Bulk TV is providing a full residential lineup and interactive channel guide throughout the property’s 1,200 guestrooms.

“The DIRECTV Residential Experience (DRE) is an outstanding amenity we are now able to provide to our guests,” said Jacques D’Rovencourt, hotel manager for the Hilton Americas-Houston. “DRE offers the familiar comfort of the same entertainment experience guests receive in their own home, which is in alignment with our goal of making our guests feel like they are at home when staying with us. Additionally, the extensive HD channel selection allows us to differentiate ourselves from other brands.”

Located in the heart of downtown, the 24-story Hilton Americas-Houston is known for providing leading edge technological amenities in order to give guests an unparalleled experience. As a complement to the hotel’s offerings, DRE offers a robust HD lineup with over 100 channels, a faster interactive programming guide and an anti-microbial, simplified remote. DRE is one of the recent advancements the property has made to enhance the overall guest experience. The hotel is also adding a Starbucks in the east lobby that will be close to 5,000 square feet as well as an onsite UPS Store.

D’Rovencourt adds, “It is imperative for us to select credible partners that offer extensive experience. Partnering with a respected name in the industry such as Bulk TV & Internet was critical to ensure quality and customer satisfaction.”

Bulk TV has installed the DIRECTV Residential Experience (DRE) in hundreds of hotels and is the leader in DRE installations nationwide. Based on the company’s demonstrated abilities and following an extensive review process, Bulk TV was recently selected by Hilton Worldwide as a Strategic Partner to provide HD services to all Hilton brands at pre-negotiated terms and exclusive rates.

“Hilton Worldwide is known for transforming the guest experience with forward thinking, customized offerings,” said James Jessel, vice president of sales, Bulk TV & Internet. “The DIRECTV Residential Experience gives guests the television services they expect at a hotel that is as impressive as Hilton Americas-Houston.”

Bulk TV provides DIRECTV programming services to over 4,000 properties in every state and across every hotel brand. Each customized TV solution receives thorough quality assurance throughout every step of the process, which includes engineering, project management, professional installation and 24/7 technical support.

In addition to DRE, Bulk TV also provides centralized headend solutions that enable hotels to provide a customized channel lineup without equipment in the guest rooms.

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