NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - Sep 24, 2013) - Infor, a leading provider of business application software serving more than 70,000 customers, today announced that the company was recognized by Gaming & Leisure in its 2013 Gaming & Hospitality Awards this week at the Gaming & Leisure Roundtable as the winner in the Partner category. Given annually, the Partner award winner best illustrates a granular understanding of the real problems faced by their customers, and takes steps within their offerings to address those challenges. In the last year, Infor revealed Infor 10x for Hospitality, the latest release of Infor's proven business applications, fusing modern technologies with traditional applications, and helping customers to solve old problems in new ways.
"MGM Resorts International has been a long-time Infor customer. With their team and innovative 10x offerings, we've successfully streamlined and automated multiple financial processes," said Rick Arpin, senior vice president and corporate controller, MGM Resorts International.
Infor Hospitality stands out from the competition because it is an industry-specific suite designed to manage the specialized requirements of casinos, resorts and hotels by enabling connectivity between front- and back-office systems. With applications for everything from sales and marketing to financials, reservations and workforce management, Infor Hospitality delivers the necessary tools to help reduce operations costs and increase return on investment through an improved guest experience, all within a unified solution. Powered by Infor 10x technology, users also benefit from the latest Infor innovations including Infor ION, Infor Ming.le™ and Infor Mongoose.
"We're honored to win this award. It further exemplifies the commitment Infor has to not only our customers, but to innovation within our business-specific applications that make our customers successful," said Stewart Applbaum, senior vice president and general manager, Infor Hospitality. "The power of Infor 10x combined with our comprehensive Hospitality suite addresses some of today's most prominent challenges in the industry by enabling our customers to integrate disparate systems to reduce data silos and do business better."
For a complete list of the Gaming & Leisure 2013 Gaming and Hospitality Award winners, visit www.gamingandleisuremagazine.com.
About Gaming & Leisure
Gaming & Leisure is the leading media company serving the gaming and hospitality owners, operators and business partners who serve them domestically and abroad for over a decade. The Gaming & Leisure management periodical, G&L Community News Executive Dashboard and G&L website provide a 360 degree view of the industry with an all-encompassing strategic focus on all facets of business, operations and technology. The private G&L Roundtable forum hosts the industry's CXOs and principal business partners each year; among the many CXOs in attendance, the G&L Roundtable is honored to host the vast majority of gaming technology spend in North America. G&L also has the G&L Awards, G&L Statistics Library, access to the Gaming & Hospitality Research center, TribalNet and much more. G&L is the media company of choice that industry decision-makers and business partners in over 90 countries rely on to make technology decisions, or discover business and operations best practices.
Infor is fundamentally changing the way information is published and consumed in the enterprise, helping 70,000 customers in 194 countries improve operations, drive growth, and quickly adapt to changes in business demands. Infor offers deep industry-specific applications and suites, engineered for speed, and with an innovative user experience design that is simple, transparent, and elegant. Infor provides flexible deployment options that give customers a choice to run their businesses in the cloud, on-premises, or both. To learn more about Infor, please visit www.infor.com.
Infor customers include:
- 19 of the top 20 aerospace companies
- 12 of the top 13 high tech companies
- 10 of the top 10 pharmaceutical companies
- 84 of the top 100 automotive suppliers
- 23 of the top 50 largest US public hospitals
- 31 of the top 50 industrial distributors
- 26 of the top 35 global retailers
- 5 of the top 9 brewers