MAI Systems Expands Asian Presence With Acquisition Of HSS

IRVINE, CA— MAI Systems Corp. announced today that its Hotel Information Systems division has acquired Hospitality Services and Solutions (HSS), a Singapore company that is a significant hotel systems supplier in Asia. HSS has merged with HIS’ Asian operations. Harbans Singh, who was the founder and CEO of HSS, has been named president of the combined organization. Previously known as HSI Asia, HSS has offices and a distribution network across Asia Pacific with over 150 customers. “With the merger of HSS and HIS Asia we have a stronger company in the region which allows us to maximize the products and skills of the two organizations and expand our market position and customer base.” said W. Brian Kretzmer president /CEO of MAI Systems Corporation. HIS’ epitome Enterprise Solutions are designed specifically to enable hoteliers to centralize multi-property operations, improve guest loyalty, increase profitability and manage the many new buy-side reservation channels. As a result of the acquisition, the HIS Asia epitome product line will now include epitome Vb, a fully integrated suite of on-property applications to include front office, accounting, sales & catering and point of sale. The addition allows HIS Asia to provide an offering that addresses multiple customer segments from corporate enterprises to properties that require an integrated suite of applications, said the company.