As a leader in hospitality security, Ingersoll Rand is playing an important role in influencing local standards and promoting customer-focused services and solutions in China. In recognition of our expertise and market-leading hotel security solutions, the China Tourist Hotels Association and Beijing Tourism Bureau invited Security Technologies to present a case study at the recent 2010 China Hospitality Development Summit in Beijing. The summit attracted government officials, architectural designers, developers, investors, hotel owners and representatives from the leading hotel groups Intercontinental, Marriott, Shangri-La and Starwood.
To help attendees better understand the important role of security in hotel management, David Zhu, China technical director, Security Technologies, gave the speech "Good to Great – Hotel Architectural Design and Applications for Safety and Security." David highlighted our expertise and solutions available to create safe, comfortable and efficient hotel environments. In addition, on display were our CISA Mifare hotel lock, Wave Mode system and Smart Lock, and our Von Duprin exit devices.
At an award ceremony held during the summit, Ingersoll Rand was named an Outstanding Hotel Supplier in the category of Intelligent Hotel Locks. Our company was selected for the award by experts from the National Tourism Bureau and China Tourism and Restaurant Association, as well as hotel architects.