SOURCE: Cetis, Inc.

Cetis, Inc.

April 22, 2014 08:00 ET

Cetis, Inc. Announces Telephone Supplier Partnership With FRHI Hotels & Resorts

COLORADO SPRINGS, CO--(Marketwired - Apr 22, 2014) -  Cetis, Inc., manufacturer of Teledex®, TeleMatrix® and Scitec® brand hotel telephones, and FRHI Hotels & Resorts (FRHI),a leading luxury hotel management company operating hotels globally under the Raffles, Fairmont, and Swissôtel brands, have announced completion of a new supplier partnership program for guestroom telephones.

As part of the new partnership, FRHI Hotels & Resorts guests of the luxury hotel operator will now have access to leading Teledex, TeleMatrix, and Scitec brand telephones in new and existing hotel guestrooms. The new partnership supports FRHI's ongoing expansion and renovation programs. Cetis guestroom and common area phones have been approved for Fairmont, Raffles, and Swissôtel properties worldwide.

According to Mubashar Shahab, Executive Director & Head of Global Procurement, FRHI, "The look and features of Cetis guestroom telephones complement the distinctive design and extraordinary service that travelers already associate with our hotel brands. As hoteliers, we fully understand the importance of strong and mutually beneficial relationships and look forward to working with the Cetis team on this new partnership."

Cetis products are available to FRHI Hotels & Resorts properties globally via the BirchStreet web based full eProcurement system. Only contracted FRHI Hotels & Resorts vendors participate in FRHI's recognized and recommended Hotel E-Procurement Solution. The system enables the vendor/hotel relationship to be just a click away. Here are some facts about BirchStreet:

  • Over 3,000 Hotels Run BirchStreet
  • In 35 Countries
  • 12 Languages
  • Over 160,000 Registered Users
  • 130,000 Suppliers in the BSS Marketplace

"FRHI has provided us with a great opportunity to quickly deploy our market-leading telephone solutions to FRHI properties worldwide, while also offering fully integrated system management, ensuring uniform policy compliance for new construction projects," says John Grubb, Vice President of Sales & Marketing for Cetis, Inc., "Guestroom telephones continue to be an important element of a positive guest experience, and this new partnership demonstrates yet another example of the Cetis leadership position in the hospitality market globally."

Under this new agreement Cetis will work closely with FRHI to maintain a mutually beneficial partnership providing advantages such as:

  • A complete line of single and two-line analog and VoIP corded and cordless guestroom telephone solutions
  • The three most popular guestroom telephone brands globally
  • Patented OneTouch voicemail retrieval technology
  • Unified global support via
  • A global team of Cetis-certified business, installation, and support partners

For product and pricing details on the complete line of Cetis telephones call 1.719.638.8821, write, or visit

About Cetis, Inc.
Cetis, Inc. (, is the ISO-9001, RoHS, and WEEE-certified manufacturer of Teledex®, TeleMatrix® and Scitec® brand telephones and Y Series high-speed Internet wired and wireless access point devices. Designed and engineered in America, Europe, and China, M Series, E Series, I Series (formerly Teledex iPhone), Opal Series, Diamond Series, Nugget Series, 9600 Series, 3300 Series, and Aegis Series telephones are preferred by all major hotel brands globally. Cetis maintains sales and support facilities in North America, Beijing, Hong Kong, Malaysia, Dubai, Mumbai, and United Kingdom.

About FRHI Hotels & Resorts
FRHI Hotels & Resorts (FRHI) is a leading luxury hotel management company that operates more than 105 hotels globally under the Fairmont, Raffles, and Swissôtel brands. The company's distinctive portfolio of luxury and upper upscale hotels features celebrated icons, world-class resorts and stylish city center hotels. Some notable hotels include the Raffles Singapore, Swissôtel The Bosphorus, The Fairmont San Francisco and London's The Savoy. Focused on growing its distinctive hotel brands, the company is also developing new hotels in key locations around the world including exciting projects in China, Russia, India, Turkey and Saudi Arabia. The company also manages Fairmont, Raffles and Swissôtel branded luxury private residence clubs, whole-ownership residences and serviced residences properties. For more information or reservations, please visit

Contact Information

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    John Grubb
    Vice President of Sales & Marketing
    Cetis, Inc.