Veovo has announced two industry players have joined the company’s North American division.
David Menzel has joined the team as senior market executive for the airport industry market, while Eduardo ‘Eddie’ Llado is the new sales manager for the tourism and leisure segment.
David brings a wealth of experience in business development and sales in the airport industry, coming from a background of enterprise development, start-ups and new market development. Most recently, he has held senior sales positions with air transport communications and information specialists, SITA, and Ultra Airport Systems. As the new senior market executive for North America, Menzel will lead sales and the development of the Veovo partner ecosystem in the region.
“I am looking forward to applying my knowledge and experience of the North American market, and to developing Veovo’s unique proposition to help airports tackle critical industry challenges in the region,” said Menzel.
Eddie is a senior technology and sales marketing professional, with a significant track record in both domestic and international technical solution sales in the tourism and leisure segments. Most recently, he worked with Amadeus, providing business optimisation systems in the hospitality industry. Llado’s responsibilities at Veovo will include extending Veovo’s presence in the North American market for sports stadiums, ski resorts, amusement parks, and road traffic management.
Llado says: “It’s exciting to me to join this dynamic and innovative business that is making strides in improving the customer experience at major travel and entertainment centres around the region by creating solutions that will improve and manage the flow of people and vehicles. I am looking forward to playing a big role in expanding Veovo’s presence in the North American market and being part of this exciting journey.”
Chris Warrington, VP and general manager at Veovo, said: “North America will be a major region for Veovo in 2019 and beyond, to help drive the future growth of the company. The North American market is in urgent need of Veovo’s innovative solutions to improve operational performance and the customer experience.
“We are delighted to welcome David and Eddie into the Veovo team. Their experience and relationships in their respective industries are perfect combinations to help us to extend our presence in North America.”