|By Marketwired .||
|December 6, 2013 11:01 AM EST||
LAS VEGAS, NV -- (Marketwired) -- 12/06/13 -- The Las Vegas Railway Express, Inc. (OTCQB: XTRND), known as the X Train, was recognized by leading cloud communications and collaboration service provider, 8x8, Inc. with their "Fast-Growing Business" award. The X Train is engaged in developing "Club X Train" luxury train travel service between Los Angeles and Las Vegas as well as X Train Vacations -- specializing in rail vacations in the US and Canada.
The 8x8 "Fast-Growing Business" award honors successful business customers that are using innovative technology to improve their business productivity and provide leading-edge customer service. According to the 8x8 website, "8x8 Fast-Growing Business award winners are forward-looking companies that use technology to improve the way they do business in ways such as: delivering outstanding, responsive customer service, improving business, productivity and efficiency and creatively solving business challenges."
"We appreciate this recognition by such an influential business to business company as 8x8," stated Penny White, COO of the X Train's Passenger Services. "Our goal is to be at the leading edge integrating new technology and services from the best providers with our service model to ensure our customers and staff have consistently exceptional experiences with us."
The luxury train company expects to begin offering exclusive passenger rail service this year. They will be offering a luxurious rail travel option -- including large comfortable seats, concierge services and live action cooking experiences.
Based in San Jose, CA, 8x8, Inc. is a provider of unified communications and collaboration, or UCC, services in the cloud to small and medium businesses, or SMBs, and mid-market and distributed enterprises. The company delivers a broad suite of UCC services to in-office and mobile devices spanning cloud business phone service, virtual meeting, contact center software and virtual desktop through our proprietary unified software as a service, or SaaS, platform. For additional information, visit www.8x8.com, or connect with 8x8 on Google+, Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter.
About Las Vegas Railway Express
The X Train is a Las Vegas, Nevada based company that offers exclusive railway train service between premier destinations. Offering day trips and vacation packages, the X Train passengers can expect spacious first class seating, complimentary beverages and fresh catered food options prepared exclusively by Masterpiece Cuisine. In addition, the X Train passengers will enjoy on board concierge service to book hotel rooms, transportation transfers, entertainment, show tickets and other travel incidentals. The X Train is part of the Las Vegas Railway Express, Inc. which is a publicly traded company (OTCQB: XTRND). For more information, please visit the company website at http://www.vegasxtrain.com.