eviivo appoints new CEO

With an experience spanning over twenty years in the travel industry holding senior positions at Thomas Cook UK, The First Resort and TUI UK, Nigel David joins eviivo as CEO with a remit to drive both UK and global growth.

With its patented and revolutionary property management system eviivo frontdesk?, eviivo is fast becoming a major player in the SME sector of the tourism industry by ecommerce enabling a continuously growing inventory of over 1,500 independent hotels, B&Bs and guesthouses across the UK. eviivo has so far successfully contracted or integrated with a number of global, national and regional online travel distribution channels including lastminute.com, Expedia, Hotels.com, travelsupermarket.com, Co-op Travel, SideStep, Open Roads, VisitBritain and enjoyEngland.

Nigel David comments: “I am tremendously excited by this new role. eviivo is a superb developing business with a unique and compelling product and proposition targeting the smaller accommodation providers in the UK. We have recently successfully launched in India and we have exciting plans to roll out in other destinations in the world.”

Ian Griffin, eviivo Founder, comments: “Major hotel groups and tour operators have become more and more sophisticated in their use of the internet as their principle sales channel. We are delighted that Nigel has joined us and look forward to ensuring that his expertise will allow us to provide our partners with the very best advice and products. Nigel will further enable eviivo to improve occupancy and yield for our ever growing partner base both in the UK and in our rapidly developing new markets.’‘