Stage West Hotels uses antenna design to make Wi-Fi simple. Saves $35,000 dollars with wireless design innovation.

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Stage West Hotels and Can-Link utilize WiFi-Plus obstruction penetrating (MP) antennas to cover entire 256 rooms and conference center with minimal intrusion. Reduces access points from 27 to 3.

As a leading innovator in providing entertainment and high value services to it’s guests, Stage West -(all suites hotel), is the first hotel in Canada to install antennas outside of the facility to provide wireless internet to their guests no matter where they roam. New, patented antennas from WiFi-Plus, Inc. which have remarkable tree and obstruction penetrating qualities were used on the outside of the building, to make wireless internet available to hotel guests and visitors throughout the facility.

“I was impressed with Wifi-Plus antennas on other projects we had done, On this project I used a single radio and antenna and pointed at the one side of the hotel and achieved full coverage in 128 rooms, said Hakeem Etwroo, President and Chief Wireless Design Engineer for Canlink Wireless. (The project spokesman).

Mr. Etwroo added, “As a winner of the 2002 Greater Toronto Hotel Association Hotel of the Year Award, Stage West is committed to excellence, providing many services and entertainment choices for its guests. The wireless system had to meet this standard and provide great coverage, installation could not disrupt the guests and it had to be affordable. Other bids on the project ranged from $40,000 to $50,000 dollars to provide the full coverage needed and would have taken weeks to install, we did it for $5,000 with minimal effort.”

This wireless design innovation will allow options and coverage’s that were not possible with other technologies. Allowing rapid installation with out disruption to guests is a key benefit to the hotel and restaurant community. Real world installations do not allow for Line of sight. The wireless world is full of obstruction that has hindered the adoption of wireless services.

WiFi-Plus, Inc. President Dennis Broderick said, “Our customers are discovering new and innovative ways to use our MP technology. They are breaking the design rules, all they know is that it works. We measure our success in the excitement level of our customers. WiFi-Plus multi-polarity (MP) antenna technology will enable the next generation of connectivity to proceed.”

About WiFi-Plus, Inc.

Wifi-Plus, Inc. holds exclusive patent rights on its proprietary antenna designs, which gathers multi-path reflection and refractions in multiple polarizations and multiple planes, achieving superior coverage in areas that other antennas will receive noise or drop out. WiFi-Plus multi-polarized (MP) antennas collect the available signal in a Doppler-like, 3 dimensional space and combine these signals to produce a signal that would otherwise be considered non-existent. WiFi-Plus is the only antenna manufacturer able to make such a claim.

WiFi-Plus, Inc. antenna users include municipalities, telecom providers, retailers, corporations, military, public safety, emergency response, academic, research and government organizations. The firm operates through various distribution channels and recently announced an alliance with to advance the supply of electronic signage networks for retail, commercial and public information applications. See http://www.wifi-plus.com    

About Can-Link, Inc.

Can-Link, based in Toronto, Ontario is serving the needs of customers by providing wireless integration services and design. Founded in 1996 to bring to market best of breed products designed specifically for hotspots and other shared access venues. Our strategy is to continue offering our customers superior solutions at lower cost, justifying the upfront capital investment to service their clients.

About Stage West

Stage West truly unique entertainment complex, combining a magnificent All-Suite Hotel with a first class Theatre Restaurant, featuring internationally known television, screen and stage stars. All just 10 minutes from Toronto's Pearson International Airport, and 20 minutes to downtown Toronto Stage West is "Dramatically Different", featuring 224 luxurious suites, a giant three-story indoor waterslide, pool, Jacuzzi, fitness centre, meeting and convention facilities for up to 600, Haida Garden Cafe and Lounge, and much more.

Media contact:

Hakeem Etrwoo

hakeem@stagewest.com

Can-Link, Inc.

Media Contact:

Doug Crawford

WiFi-Plus, Inc.

dcrawford@wifi-plus.com

708-623-7616

Stage West: Laurie Wallace-Lynch Director of Marketing/Public Relations 905-282-8213

laurie@stagewest.com http://www.stagewest.com    

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