SPOKANE, Wash., Feb. 25, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Red Lion Hotels Corporation (NYSE: RLH) announced today its Anaheim property is the first hotel in the country to use a mobile interpretation device to bridge the communication gap with international travelers. RTT Mobile Interpretation's revolutionary ELSA™ (Enabling Language Service Anywhere) device deploys cell phone technology to connect directly with interpreters for real time communications in 180 languages.
"It is exciting to see such immediate positive results from new technology," said Hooper. "Even more exciting is to be able to help our international guests express their needs while they are here."About Red Lion Hotels Corporation: Red Lion Hotels Corporation is a hospitality company primarily engaged in the franchising, ownership and operation of hotels located in ten states and one Canadian province. As of February 25, 2014, the company has 54 hotels system wide. The Red Lion Hotels and Red Lion Inn & Suites network is comprised of 52 hotels with 9,014 rooms and 457,222 square feet of meeting space. The Leo Hotel Collection is comprised of two hotels with 3,256 rooms and 241,000 square feet of meeting space. The company also owns and operates an entertainment and event ticket distribution business. For more information, please visit the company's website at www.redlion.com. Social Media www.Facebook.com/RedLionHotels www.Twitter.com/RedLionHotels A photo accompanying this release is available at: http://www.globenewswire.com/newsroom/prs/?pkgid=23783
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