New York, NY (PRWEB) March 11, 2015
GuestCentric, the leading provider of cloud-based digital marketing software for hotels, announced today that John Lambe, successful travel technology entrepreneur, founder of several travel technology startups, has been appointed to its Board of Directors, effective March 2015.
John Lambe has over 25 years of experience developing and selling innovative technology that helps leading travel companies with all areas of retailing, namely on-line merchandising, distribution, pricing and revenue management.
“GuestCentric is a pioneer in providing hotels with a cutting-edge retailing platform. I am thrilled to be able to help propel GuestCentric to even higher grounds,” said John Lambe. “I am looking forward to working with the dynamic team of GuestCentric, as we share a passion for both the hospitality industry and for developing disruptive technology that delivers great service and value to hotels.”
John Lambe founded several travel technology companies, and is most known for his role as founder and strategic thinker at OpenJaw Technologies. The company, recently acquired by GuestLogix, delivered high performance distribution and retailing solutions to travel companies, namely airlines, OTAs and hotel groups. Mr. Lambe is also a reputed travel technology consultant, having worked with travel leaders all around the world, like American Airlines, British Airways, Hyatt Hotels, TUI, Opodo, Travelstart and Travelport. John Lambe has also served as a director and chairman of OpenTravel, the travel industry's leading distribution standards body.
"GuestCentric is very fortunate to have someone of John's caliber joining our Board at this stage of growth for our company. Our Board and executive team is looking forward to working with John and listen to his guidance to shape our future success,” said Pedro Colaco, CEO of GuestCentric. “I am confident that John’s success in delivering retailing and distribution solutions to the travel industry will accelerate our growth at GuestCentric."
GuestCentric is a leading provider of cloud-based digital marketing software that helps hoteliers protect their brands, drive bookings and connect to their customers on all digital platforms. GuestCentric’s all-in-one platform provides hoteliers with award-winning responsive web sites for mobile, tablets and desktops; a user-friendly booking engine; a social marketing module to publish deals on Facebook, Twitter and other social networks; and a channel manager to offer rooms on Booking, Expedia, TripAdvisor and hundreds of other channels.
GuestCentric has operations in New York, San Diego, London, Barcelona and Lisbon and is a proud partner of hotels that are part of collections like Design Hotels, Small Luxury Hotels, Leading Hotels of the World and Relais & Chateaux.
For more information, please visit http://www.guestcentric.com.