RALEIGH, N.C., Jan. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Bulk TV & Internet, a leading provider of DIRECTV services for commercial properties, announces its recognition as DIRECTV L&I Dealer of the Year for the seventh time. The award recognizes the top DIRECTV provider for Lodging & Institutions, excelling in new television programming activations, customer service and retention throughout the year.
"Bulk TV's commitment and passion for serving our partners with excellence has set the bar for all DIRECTV dealers in this market and we are thrilled to present them with this award for the seventh year in a row," said Doug Eichler, vice president of Commercial Sales for DIRECTV. "Bulk TV is a valuable DIRECTV partner and truly deserves this recognition for their hard work and dedication throughout the year."
Bulk TV & Internet recently celebrated its 10th anniversary, and has become a consistent leading provider of DIRECTV free-to-guest television programming services for hospitality and healthcare properties nationwide. Bulk TV & Internet provides its video, data and voice services to more than 300,000 rooms in all 50 states.
In addition to steadily increasing its customer base in 2014, Bulk TV & Internet also was selected by Hilton Worldwide as a Strategic Partner of HD services to all Hilton brands. The decision was made by Hilton Worldwide following an extensive review process, and offers Hilton hotels with pre-negotiated agreement terms and exclusive rates.
"2014 was a pivotal year for Bulk TV & Internet, and we are extremely proud of the accomplishments that our team has achieved over the past 12 months," said Dave O'Connell, CEO for Bulk TV & Internet. "This award and other achievements are a reflection of their determined efforts and commitment to exceptional customer service. This along with the support and partnership with DIRECTV will make 2015 another exciting and successful year."
Bulk TV & Internet not only provides DIRECTV television programming services, but also Mitel voice systems and Ruckus wireless network solutions. For more information, please visit www.bulktv.com.
About Bulk TV & Internet:
Bulk TV & Internet is a leading provider of DIRECTV services designed to meet the unique needs of the hospitality industry. Bulk TV & Internet provides service to upwards of 300,000 units nationwide including free-to-guest television programming and digital satellite TV systems. To complement their award-winning television services, Bulk TV also offers high-speed Internet access services and Mitel phone systems. For more information, please visit www.bulktv.com.
DIRECTV (NASDAQ: DTV) is one of the world's leading providers of digital television entertainment services delivering a premium video experience through state-of-the-art technology, unmatched programming and industry leading customer service to more than 39 million customers in the U.S. and Latin America. In the U.S., DIRECTV offers its over 20 million customers access to more than 195 full time HD channels, more than DISH channels and Dolby-Digital® 5.1 theater-quality sound, access to exclusive sports programming such as NFL SUNDAY TICKET, Emmy-award winning technology and higher customer satisfaction than the leading cable companies for 14 years running. DIRECTV Latin America, through its subsidiaries and affiliated companies in Brazil, Mexico, Argentina, Venezuela, Colombia, and other Latin American countries, leads the pay TV category in technology, programming and service, delivering an unrivaled digital television experience to more than 19 million customers. DIRECTV sports and entertainment properties include ownership interests and management of four Regional Sports Networks: ROOT SPORTS Rocky Mountain, Pittsburgh, Southwest and Northwest; and has minority ownership interests in Game Show Network. For the most up-to-date information on DIRECTV, please visit www.directv.com.
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