dormakaba Makes Hospitality Safe and Secure at The Plaza Hotel & Casino Las Vegas
1,000-Room Plaza Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas Upgrades Magstripe Door Locks to dormakaba RFID
MONTREAL, QC, CANADA – June 17, 2019 – dormakaba, the provider of secure Saflok™ and Ilco™ electronic door locks announced the Plaza Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas upgraded guest door locks at the 1,000-room property to dormakaba’s MT RFID electronic locks. The Plaza Hotel & Casino upgraded its legacy magstripe door locks with dormakaba’s more secure guestroom locks. The full-service Plaza has 1,003 updated rooms and suites, a classic Vegas showroom, downtown’s only bingo hall and 30,000 square feet of renovated ballroom and meeting space. dormakaba is a total solution provider for the hospitality industry and one of the top three companies in the global market for access and security solutions. Click here for information on electronic door locks from dormakaba.
“Guest convenience and lock reliability are essential for large properties like ours where guests may have to come a long way if their magstripe key is erased. dormakaba’s RFID upgrade definitely up-levels our guest experience,” said Michael Pergolini, vice president and general manager of Plaza Hotel & Casino. “RFID locks are extremely reliable and very easy for our guests to use. dormakaba has been an excellent partner for the Plaza. We will also install dormakaba’s RFID locks on all meeting rooms for our 30,000 square feet of event space. This will let us offer a more secure venue for our corporate, social, and convention clients. dormakaba has been an excellent partner for the Plaza.”
dormakaba is the clear leader in global deployment of hotel mobile key locking systems
dormakaba is a total solution provider for the hospitality industry. Its extensive product portfolio gives architects, developers and property managers creative and operational freedom with versatile technology design solutions. Its systems address the functional needs of any hotel type by controlling and monitoring access at every entry point. dormakaba's guest-centric solutions merge security with convenience to create a safer more welcoming environment that enhances the overall guest experience.
“Plaza Hotel & Casino’s MT RFID upgrade from magstripe locks will protect guests’ keys from erasure, which is common when magstripe keys come in contact with cell phones,” said David Ginn, dormakaba vice president hospitality sales, North America. The MT RFID is a full-body electronic lock that offers contactless technology to enhance guest convenience and improve operational efficiency. This durable lock is ideal for retrofits and is Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) ready and ideal for properties of all types that want an advanced, mobile-enabled access management system.
dormakaba makes access in life smart and secure. As one of the top three companies in the industry, dormakaba is the trusted partner for products, solutions and services for access to buildings and rooms from a single source. With strong brands such as Dorma, Kaba and Best in its portfolio, the company and its numerous cooperation partners are represented in over 130 countries worldwide. dormakaba is listed at the SIX Swiss exchange, is headquartered in Rümlang (Zurich/Switzerland) and generated a turnover of over CHF 2.8 billion with more than 16,000 employees in financial year 2017/18.
About the Plaza Hotel & Casino
The Plaza Hotel & Casino is in the heart of downtown Las Vegas. It combines a vintage Rat Pack attitude with modern styling and personal customer service for the ultimate Vegas experience. The Plaza has 1,003 updated rooms and suites, a classic Vegas showroom, downtown’s only bingo hall and 30,000 square feet of renovated ballroom and meeting space. Guests enjoy a variety of dining options led by the Rat Pack-styled Oscar’s steakhouse in the hotel’s iconic glass dome overlooking the Fremont Street Experience. A fully renovated rooftop pool and recreation deck, complete with private cabanas, hot tub, food truck, tennis court and dedicated Pickleball courts, provide guests with a variety of outdoor amenities. For more information on the multiple award-winning Plaza Hotel & Casino, visit www.plazahotelcasino.com.