We are very excited to have Steve on board. His breadth of knowledge is a great asset to the Saveology.com executive team
Fort Lauderdale, Fla. (Vocus) April 1, 2009
Saveology.com™, a consumer comparison-shopping portal focused on lowering the cost of living for households by providing valuable cost savings on known brands and services, announces the arrival of Steve Smith as Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer, to the Saveology.com executive team.
Prior to joining Saveology.com, Mr. Smith served in numerous leadership roles at Electronic Data Systems (EDS), a wholly owned subsidiary of Hewlett-Packard Corporation (NYSE:HPQ), and leading global technology services provider; Sabre, now Sabre Holdings® Corporation, the world's #1 computerized travel reservation system; and International Business Machine Corp. (NYSE:IBM).
Mr. Smith's most recent roles were Chief Information Officer at Idearc Media, a world leading print and online directory publisher and content provider for communications products and services, and Travelport, a provider of travel industry solutions. In these roles Mr. Smith collaborated and led the technology efforts for some of the web's most known brands to include Superpages.com®, Orbitz®, Travelocity®, CheapTickets®, among others.
As Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer, Mr. Smith's core responsibilities include overseeing all aspects of technology for Saveology.com to include application development, infrastructure services, and product innovation. "We are very excited to have Steve on board. His breadth of knowledge is a great asset to the Saveology.com executive team," said Benny Aboud, CEO of Saveology.com.
Steve Smith joins Saveology.com following a strong career focused on developing various leading comparison-shopping sites for nationally known brands. Mr. Smith is a graduate of Chaminade University and Syracuse University and holds an International M.B.A. from Georgetown University.
Saveology.com is the comparison-shopping portal where smart shoppers can lower their cost of living and save time while getting the best values for their essential services to uncover the best offers. Saveology.com compares services and prices, allows seamless purchases, and schedules installation for a broad range of leading nationally-recognized brands. Consumers may shop for cable, satellite television, broadband, Internet, telecommunications, home warranties, home security, moving services, credit cards and insurance products. Visit http://www.saveology.com to learn more.
tburton (at) saveology (dot) com