INTELITY®, the broadest guest engagement and staff management platform in hospitality, announced today that it has partnered with the renowned Oaklawn Racing Casino Resort in Hot Springs, AR. The racing casino resort recently announced a multi-million dollar expansion project, one of the largest hospitality investments in the state’s history, which includes the construction of a new event center, expanded gaming area, additional restaurants, and a luxury hotel, pool, and spa.
“We’re pleased to have been selected by Oaklawn as they embark on this expansion into hospitality,” said INTELITY SVP of Sales, Benjamin Keller. “After a thorough and highly competitive selection process including multiple customer references, technical reviews, and site visits, we’re ecstatic to have earned their business. Our existing customer base is our biggest asset and we’re excited to be welcoming Oaklawn to the INTELITY family.”
Founded in 1904, Oaklawn Racing Casino Resort has a rich racing history and also offers non-stop casino action year-round. It is the #1 tourist attraction in Arkansas and is home to The Racing Festival of the South and, most notably, the annual $1 million Arkansas Derby. Oaklawn regularly ranks among the top five Thoroughbred racetracks in North America in purse structure and attendance.
“We are excited about this new chapter for Oaklawn,” said Wayne Smith, Oaklawn Racing Casino Resort’s General Manager. “As we invest in building our new luxury hotel, implementing the right technology is a top priority. INTELITY offers solutions that will help us provide an enhanced experience and elevated service features that will help us exceed the expectations of our guests.”
Oaklawn will use INTELITY’s award-winning platform to create a frictionless guest experience across the property. Guests will have access to a fully branded mobile app, with mobile check-in and mobile key, the ability to request services and amenities, book reservations, view current promotions and communicate with staff. The new hotel will feature in-room tablets in every guest room and suite, which function as a digital compendium, offer access to all the property’s services, in-room dining, hotel promotions, events and retail offerings, and much more. Oaklawn will also offer tablets in public areas to provide guests with access to rich property and local information.
“We are proud to work with properties like Oaklawn as they grow and develop to address the needs and expectations of the modern traveler,” said Robert Stevenson, INTELITY CEO. “Our robust platform will give the Oaklawn team the tools they need to successfully craft personalized guest experiences and provide elevated service.”
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About Oaklawn Racing Casino Resort
Located in Hot Springs National Park, Arkansas, Oaklawn Racing Casino Resort is the #1 tourist attraction in the state, and has been one of the premiere Thoroughbred racetracks in the country since 1904 – best known for the annual $1 million Arkansas Derby (every April). Live racing takes place every Jan–May. Oaklawn also offers year-round, Vegas-style gaming with craps, blackjack, multi-denomination slot machines, a high limits area, video poker, and more. Also available – sports betting, free live music every weekend, daily promotions, and dining. Oaklawn Rewards Club membership is free and comes with perks and benefits for all cardholders. www.Oaklawn.com, 1-800-OAKLAWN.
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