AmericasMart has partnered with iBAHN, a global leader in IP-based entertainment and information services for the hospitality and meeting industries, to offer access to a Wi-Fi network. AmericasMart now has Wi-Fi on all temporary tradeshow floors, Living, Outdoor/Indoor, The Gardens, building lobbies and meeting room spaces. Prices are $8.95 for daily (24-hour) access or $24.95 for unlimited Market (during Market dates only) access.
“Wi-Fi access will give buyers and exhibitors on-site access to the World Wide Web and our new website which incorporates a wealth of innovative tools to help plan Market visits and access all the assets of the world’s global market,” said Jeffrey L. Portman, Sr., president and chief operating officer of AmericasMart.
Robust data service will be available to buyers and temporary exhibitors on a daily or Market basis. To enjoy the new service on Wi-Fi enabled devices, users will connect to the wireless network AmericasMart, open their internet browser (i.e. Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Safari) and select the preferred connection method.
“We are very pleased to have been selected by AmericasMart to help fulfill their mission by providing Internet access throughout their campus,” said Roger Crellin, president of Americas, iBAHN. “iBAHN’s proven network and expertise in supporting wireless solutions for large venues such as AmericasMart make us an ideal partner for creating the best guest experience.”
Wi-Fi access will provide on-site access to the new AmericasMart website – www.americasmart.com – which launched in October 2011. If users experience any issues while trying to connect, there is 24-7 support available. They can contact iBAHN Support at 1.800.571.9462 and enter the AmericasMart main telephone number 404.220.3000 for immediate assistance. Permanent exhibitors should contact AmericasMart Technology Services at 404.220.3003 for information about wireless options.
AmericasMart offers Wi-Fi network
December 20, 2011