We are thrilled about Thomas joining the Passenger team. Thomas's expertise will greatly contribute to our expanding team, our product and service innovations, and our growing portfolio of blue chip clients.
Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) March 19, 2013
Passenger (http://www.thinkpassenger.com), the leader in online community technology and services, announces its newest addition to its team, Thomas Finkle Ph.D. Thomas joins the Passenger team as President and COO.
Thomas will take on a leading role in expanding Passenger’s domestic and global client base by working closely with Passenger’s technology, sales, and services organizations. Finkle says, “I am very excited about this opportunity. Passenger is well positioned in the online community space, and we’re excited about our growth opportunities both in the US and globally.”
Prior to joining Passenger, Thomas held leadership positions at GfK as Chief Client Services Officer and at TNS where he was the Managing Director of the firm's Global Technology Practice. In these positions and at Goldfarb Consultants where he was Managing Director of the New York office, Thomas had a track record of building large and small businesses into profitable and growing enterprises. His broad experience in brand, customer engagement and innovation research will help drive Passenger's insights capabilities. Thomas is also a strong proponent of community; He was a driving force in establishing a partnership between Passenger and GfK three years ago.
Bahram Nour-Omid, Passenger’s CEO, states, “We are thrilled about Thomas joining the Passenger team. Thomas's expertise will greatly contribute to our expanding team, our product and service innovations, and our growing portfolio of blue chip clients.”
Passenger communities enable the world’s leading brands to connect, create and communicate with key stakeholders online, on mobile and on social networks. Passenger combines industry-leading technology with expert community management and engagement services to allow your brand to connect in real-time with your community to inform research, product development, and marketing decisions. In addition, all of the data collected from the social brand intelligence platform is warehoused in a single database with robust analytic capabilities, which provides a holistic view of your social brand community, and actionable, member-driven insights. For more information visit http://www.thinkpassenger.com.