MICROS eCommerce Services|TIG Global Expands Relationship with Delta Hotels

New Strategic Partnership Poised to Enhance Booking Experience and Web Visibility

Aug 16, 2011, 08:12 ET from MICROS Systems, Inc.

CHEVY CHASE, Md., Aug. 16, 2011MICROS eCommerce Services|TIG Global, a subsidiary of MICROS Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: MCRS) and leading interactive marketing company for hospitality and travel, continues to expand its growth through its recent partnership with Delta Hotels and Resorts, a  hospitality company with 46 locations throughout Canada.

A refined assortment of properties exclusive to the Canadian region is what sets Delta Hotels and Resorts apart from the competition in this prestigious destination. From windswept, mountain ski resorts, to business-centric urban properties adjacent to the country's major airport hubs, Delta Hotels and Resorts offers its clientele a host of options for planning the perfect romantic getaway, family vacation, or business related trip.

To best capture these attributes, MICROS eCommerce Services|TIG Global is developing for Delta Hotels and Resorts a new web presence. MICROS eCommerce Services|TIG Global will merge together the most comprehensive, full-service solution available, combining the MICROS OPERA Reservation System and CRM proprietary booking technology with innovative web design and strategy, to deliver a seamless and rewarding user experience from top-to-bottom that is unmatched in the industry.

"The MICROS eCommerce Services|TIG Global reputation precedes it as the premiere interactive marketers, unmatched at melding together highly innovative design, technology and strategy for its hospitality clientele online," stated Tim Aubrey, Vice President Technology & Product Innovation for Delta Hotels and Resorts. "We are greatly looking forward to bringing this trinity of services and products to life for the Delta brand and achieving the first-class product we are confident it will deliver."

"MICROS has enjoyed a strong and long-term partnership with Delta Hotels and Resorts as its chosen booking engine provider," stated Jos Schaap, President of MICROS eCommerce Services|TIG Global. "With the addition of MICROS eCommerce Services|TIG Global to the equation, we are able to merge unrivaled technology with creative web strategy that puts us well ahead of our competitors in the online space. We look forward to bringing this unique synergy to the new Delta Hotels and Resorts website."

About Delta Hotels and Resorts

A leading Canadian hotel management company, Delta Hotels and Resorts operates and franchises a diversified portfolio with 46 full-service, city centre and airport hotels and resorts under the Delta brand. Widely regarded as Canada's "brand of choice" by guests and owners, Delta also distinguishes itself as an exemplary employer. It is the only hotel company to have been recognized for its sustained focus on business excellence by the prestigious National Quality Institute with three Canada Awards for Excellence, including the award program's highest honour, the Order of Excellence (2007). The company has also consistently ranked as one of the country's 50 Best Employers for 11 years, and has been named to the Green 30 since 2010. As well, its Corporate Social Responsibility platform, Delta Helps, includes a chain-wide commitment to the communities it serves through a national partnership with Habitat for Humanity Canada, participation in the Hotel Association of Canada's Green Key Eco-Rating program, and work with various other charitable groups. 

About MICROS eCommerce Services|TIG Global

MICROS eCommerce Services|TIG Global, a subsidiary of MICROS Systems, Inc., is dedicated to assisting the travel industry with exceeding their online marketing goals. Serving an extensive portfolio of clients worldwide, TIG Global combines its industry knowledge and e-business expertise to help clients maximize the online channel. TIG Global offers multi-language websites, a vast network of internationally based strategic linking partners, email and pay-per-click marketing campaigns tailored to all international markets, custom social media solutions, and websites optimized for major search engines around the world.

CONTACT: Louise Casamento, +1-443-285-8144, lcasamento@micros.com