Beverly Hills, CA (PRWEB) June 09, 2011
Mike Stacy has been appointed to the position of President and Chief Executive Officer of ID90 Technologies (ID90T) and ID90.COM, both part of the ID90 Group.
With more than 15 years of experience, Mike is an accomplished travel industry and e-commerce executive who has held a number of key positions, including executive leadership roles at Travelocity, Clear Channel Entertainment, Cheap Tickets and Groople.
“Mike’s appointment will allow ID90T to further solidify its position as the market leader in interline travel and, more importantly, ID90T’s commitment to offer every airline employee the best possible travel planning and purchasing experience” said Tristan Schukraft, founder of the ID90 Group.
As Senior Vice President of Consumer Marketing at Travelocity, Mike led the company’s marketing, public relations and customer experience efforts. He also oversaw Travelocity’s award-winning advertising campaigns, launched the brand in Europe and developed joint ventures in Asia. While at Travelocity, Mike was twice named a Rising Star by Travel Agent magazine.
Later, as President of Cheap Tickets, he led the company to profitability for the first time. He and his team improved the site conversion rate and increased transactions, making Cheap Tickets the fastest-growing online travel site in 2004.
Most recently, Mike served as CEO at Groople, an online group travel service. While there, he raised $13 million in venture capital funding, oversaw the complete redevelopment of the company’s technology to fully automate group hotel bookings and later managed Groople’s acquisition.
“We are delighted to have a talented individual like Mike join as chief executive officer as we further position ID90T for long-term growth,” said David Bohnett, chairman of ID90T’s Board.
Mike Holds an MBA, in Marketing & Finance, from Pepperdine University, with a BA in Sociology from St. John’s University. Mike currently resides in Dallas, Texas, with his wife and three children and is a Board Member of the Uganda Rural Development and Training Program, a non-profit organization that provides education and training for rural development in the Kibaale District of Uganda.
ID90 TECHNOLOGIES (ID90T), provides innovative, web-based online and interline e-ticketing (IET) and NIET solutions for airline employee travel. ID90T facilitates immediate cost savings for the airlines and unprecedented conveniences for airline employees, in time for IATA’s 100% e-ticketing mandate for airline employee travel by April 1st 2012. Visit http://www.ID90T.com.
ID90.COM, established in 2000, is an interline travel resource that provides travel content to airline employees everywhere with thousands of interline travel discounts on hotels, car rentals, attractions and much more. Visit: http://www.ID90.com
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