Raleigh, NC, January 25, 2017 — Broadvine, a leader in Business Intelligence and Analytics software for the hospitality industry, announced today the addition of Shawn Barber as Chief Executive Officer. Barber is a highly versatile executive who brings more than 20 years of experience driving business transformation in global technology markets, serving in various executive and senior positions within product development and business operations. Over his career, he has led the strategic development and delivery of software addressing a broad range of business and consumer needs including web applications, mobile network infrastructure, content licensing and distribution, and analytics.
Barber’s experience managing the growth, efficiency, and favorable financial results of an organization comes at the right time for Broadvine, who has doubled its customer base in the last 18 months. “I was attracted to Broadvine as a result of the tremendous opportunity to simplify the aggregation of data from the various systems used by hoteliers and deliver insights to increase the profitability of the hotel. This challenge is faced by almost every hotel management company in the world. I look forward to helping Broadvine further develop its industry leading product portfolio, while also continuing to build upon the entrepreneurial spirit of the organization,” Barber said.
Barber has a strong track record of introducing technologies that drive top-line growthand yield business efficiency. After discovering his passion for software development, Barber embraced executive product development roles where he focused on identifying market challenges and translating them into revenue opportunities. Barber added “We have aggressive growth plans and we intend to remain at the forefront of technological innovation for the hospitality industry.”
Broadvine delivers leading Performance Management, BI, and Analytic software to the hospitality industry through a Software-as-a-Service application. Broadvine’s application provides Budgeting and Forecasting, Reporting, Performance Management, Expense Management, and Labor Management to hospitality organizations. By aggregating data from multiple PMS, Accounting, Labor and other sources, companies can more efficiently and accurately drive increased profitability.Broadvine provides its application to over 25 management companies and almost 1000 properties worldwide. For more information, visit www.broadvine.com.