Predicting that innovation and disruption will headline Meetings Technology in 2017, Groupize welcomes top influencers Todd Tyler, Michael Boult and Jay Reilly to the teamGroupize, the award-winning provider of innovative, simple meeting solutions today announced the appointment of Michael Boult as their newest board member, Todd Tyler as Advisor and welcomed Jay Reilly as their Vice President of Corporate Sales. While many meeting technology companies are laying off hundreds of employees, Groupize continues to expand their team to meet the continued demand for their unique platform.
"The consolidation in event technology solutions, the dramatic increase in the market's focus on the convergence of transient and meetings and the receptiveness to our self-service simple meetings platform has prompted us to broaden our overall team," explains Charles de Gaspe Beaubien, CEO of Groupize. "Michael Boult and Todd Tyler bring a C-Level stellar record of accomplishment in the space, but equally important is their passion for what we are doing. Their involvement and thought leadership validate the significant potential for simple meetings solutions and our company. Jay Reilley's long and diverse career in the meetings and hospitality industry will help us to execute on our strategy to develop and grow Groupize solutions through the establishment of partnerships with a variety of top-tier Fortune 1000 companies and agencies."
The Groupize Simple Meetings Platform is empowering corporations to take control of their largest area of decentralized and rogue spend, simple meeting with a sourcing, registration, attendee app, budgeting and meetings intelligence. The company's strategic integrations with Travelport and Concur will make the Groupize simple meeting solution available to over 40,000 corporations in 2017. Two major travel agency consortia groups are actively implementing the Groupize solution as not only technology used within their agencies but also as a client-facing technology.