design hotels re-launches press office

The international lifestyle hotel group design hotels? re-launches its Virtual Press Office today. The online press portal is a section of the company’s website with content and tools specifically designed for the media. It is accessible via
With its improved features, the site gives new definition to the online press office. It’s an intelligent and fast resource for journalists and photo editors to easily access information on all 156 member hotels.

This includes fact sheets, images, the latest press releases as well as news on company activities. The homepage of the Virtual Press Office is also accessible to non-registered visitors and features the company’s press releases as well as a changing selection of press articles from around the world.

One of the highlights of the new site is the availability of both high and low resolution images, which registered press are able to download directly. A further useful tool is the “basket” which gives users the flexibility of selecting files while browsing and then downloading all items at once.

The Virtual Press Office is an extension of the company’s public relations department, based at its headquarters in Berlin. By enhancing the portal, design hotels? aims to provide the best service possible to its network of registered press. Journalists around the globe are given a viable online resource for research and quickly obtaining information and image material, from anywhere at any time.