National Processing Company a leading provider of merchant credit card processing and corporate outsource solutions, and a wholly owned subsidiary of National Processing, Inc., announced Monday that Radisson Hotels & Resorts, a division of Carlson Group of Companies, has renewed a multi-year agreement for processing of agency commissions.
Radisson Hotels & Resorts, a world leader in the hotel industry, operates, manages and franchises more than 420 hotels and resorts worldwide, representing 99,000 guest rooms in 59 countries. Radisson has earned an industry leadership position pioneering new hospitality concepts and is expanding into new markets around the world. Solidifying its position as a market leader, Radisson has focused on total guest satisfaction and other initiatives designed to provide individualized services and greater customer intimacy.
“This renewal is a sign of our positive relationship with NPC,” stated Brian Stage, executive vice president of Marketing and Sales for Radisson Hotels & Resorts. “NPC’s services continue to help strengthen Radisson’s position in the marketplace with regard to Agency commissions. Commission Express has been key to Radisson’s strategy to develop and leverage Agency relationships and to improve service support of Radisson many operations. This renewal will allow Radisson to continue providing its customers with first-rate quality, value and customer service.”
“The renewal of Radisson Hotels & Resorts is an affirmation of its confidence in NPC,” stated John T. McRae, II, senior vice president of Outsource Services for NPC. “We are delighted that Radisson has renewed its commissioning agreement and look forward to helping them maintain their competitive edge and strong market presence.”
About Radisson Hotels & Resorts Worldwide
Radisson Hotels & Resorts is part of the Carlson Group of Companies. Carlson Hospitality Worldwide is a global leader in hospitality services, encompassing more than 1,330 hotel, resort, restaurant and cruise ship operations in 79 countries. Specific brands include: Regent International Hotels; Radisson Hotels & Resorts Worldwide; Country Inns & Suites By Carlson; Park Plaza and Park Inn Hotels in North America; Carlson Lifestyle Living (Carlson Park); Carlson Vacation Ownership; Radisson Seven Seas Cruises; T.G.I. Friday’s; Front Row Sports Grill; Friday’s American Bar; Italianni’s; AquaKnox; Star Canyon; Timpano Italian Chophouse; Samba Room; Taqueria Caqonita; and Provisions.
About National Processing Company
NPC is a leading provider of merchant credit card processing. NPC is 87 percent owned by National City Corporation (NYSE: NCC) (), a Cleveland based $89 billion financial holding company, supporting over 500,000 merchant locations, representing one out of every six Visa(R) and MasterCard(R) transactions processed nationally. NPC’s card processing solutions offer superior levels of service and performance and assist merchants in lowering their total cost of card acceptance through our world-class people, technology and service. Additional information regarding NPC can be obtained at [http://www.npc.net] .