|[February 26, 2013]
Kirkwood Mountain Resort Selects Agilysys for Point-of-Sale Solution
ALPHARETTA, Ga. --(Business Wire)--
Agilysys, Inc. (Nasdaq: AGYS), a leading provider of innovative
information technology and hospitality software solutions, today
announced that one of the nation's most popular destination properties,
Kirkwood Mountain Resort in Kirkwood, California, has selected the
Agilysys InfoGenesis™ point-of-sale solution to streamline its dining
operations, which consist of several quick-serve restaurants, two casual
dining locations and a small grocery store. The property is owned and
managed by Vail Resorts, Inc.
"One of the primary reasons we selected the InfoGenesis POS system for
Kirkwood is because of its successful installation at several of our
other properties," said Ian Buxton, IT director at Vail Resorts. "The
solution's openness, flexibility and 24/7 reliability are major selling
points. We also like the accessible user interface and real-time
reporting features. The solution will help Kirkwood maximize efficiency
and gain more control over day-to-day business operations while also
ensuring efficient service for our valued guests."
InfoGenesis POS is award-winning point-of-sale software that combines
powerful reporting and configuration capabilities in the back office
with an easy-to-use touchscreen terminal application. Designed
specifically for hospitality environments, the solution can manage any
combination of dining, barservice and retail operations. InfoGenesis
POS features real-time reporting capabilities, packages and prix fixe
menus, multi-language capability and advanced sorting, filtering and
grouping options. It interfaces with a wide range of host systems, such
as gift card and guest management solution providers, and is available
as an on-premise solution or hosted application.
"Resorts and other hospitality venues require technology that improves
efficiency, particularly in the food and beverage and retail areas,"
said Jim Dennedy, president and chief executive officer of Agilysys.
"InfoGenesis POS has an exceptional track record at properties around
the world and is ideally suited to the needs of Kirkwood Mountain
Resort. Its wide range of features and functionality will enable the
property to capitalize on revenue opportunities and ensure that its
dining operations run smoothly while delivering a world-class guest
experience at this premiere destination resort."
Kirkwood Mountain Resort is one of the nation's top destination
properties. Located 35 miles from South Lake Tahoe along scenic Highway
88, the resort features luxury townhomes and condominiums, hotel condos,
a wide range of dining options, a fitness center and a general store.
Recognized by winter purists for the quality of its snow and the variety
of its terrain, Kirkwood's base elevation of 7,800 feet assures skiers
more annual snowfall than any other resort in North America. Winter fun
includes skiing, snowboarding, cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, sled
dog tours and backcountry expeditions. Kirkwood Mountain Resort is owned
and managed by Vail Resorts, Inc.
Agilysys is a leading developer and marketer of proprietary enterprise
software, services and solutions to the hospitality and retail
industries. The company specializes in market-leading point-of-sale,
property management, inventory and procurement, and mobile and wireless
solutions that are designed to streamline operations, improve efficiency
and enhance the consumer's experience. Agilysys serves casinos, resorts,
hotels, foodservice venues, stadiums, cruise lines, grocery stores,
convenience stores, general and specialty retail businesses and
partners. Agilysys operates extensively throughout North America, with
additional sales and support offices in the United Kingdom, Singapore
and Hong Kong. For more information, visit www.agilysys.com.
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