Press Release

Tourism London Partners with VR2020

Tourism London Launches "Hotspot" Program Using VR2020™ Virtual Tour Software

LONDON, ONTARIO, CANADA FEBRUARY 19, 2008: Tourism London , London, Ontario and VR2020™ from the United Kingdom are pleased to announce a new Partnership.  Sal Cardu CEO of VR2020™ stated, “We are pleased to announce our partnership with Tourism London. This is the first of its kind in North America.”

Tourism London along with 25 of their Industry Members have launched a new website called ‘London Hotspots’ featuring a Virtual Tour of London using the VR2020™ State of the Art technology. The VR2020™ Virtual Tour Application is used to highlight London’s Hotels, Tourism Attractions, Restaurants, Festivals, Events and Retail Partners.

“We are pleased to be partnering with VR2020™ on this project.”  Says John Winston, General Manager of Tourism London. He goes on to say, “This innovative program serves to enhance our ability to precisely and efficiently highlight the location of select Partner Venues and Attractions. This is an excellent logistical tool that provides the users with precise up to date information.”

London Tourism uses VR2020 dynamic VR Tour providing visitors with a wealth of information about the City of London. Visitors to the site can read a full description of the product and services provided, link to the Partner websites, find the location with the integrated Google ™ Map, send the site to a friend or family member with an option for you to include a note or message.

Marty Rice, Manager of Leisure Travel and Advertising for Tourism London said, “The Hotspot program is very unique and extremely easy to navigate. It provides users with a plethora of information literally at their fingertips.”

Since incorporating this new Virtual Tour program in late 2007, Tourism London has already received 14,000+ individual page view hits.

London Tourism
Contact: Marty Rice
Phone 519 661-6385
Contact: S. Cardu
Phone: 866 519-2425

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