Zeevou hires Alonso as chief partneriser

UK / Spain: PMS and channel manager Zeevou has announced the hiring of Emilio Alonso as chief “partneriser”, who begins his role with immediate effect.

Barcelona-based Alonso joins from channel manager BookingPal, where he was project manager for Europe.

Na’ím Anís Paymán, Zeevou’s chief revolutionary, said: “Emilio is exactly the right person that we needed on our team to spearhead our growth over the next few years. We are extremely thankful that he approached us, and I can’t wait to see the fruits of his contributions.

“I call on anyone else who has a burning desire to make a true impact on the industry to come and join the Zeevou family,” he added.

Chief partneriser Emilio Alonso said: “From an operational perspective, having the advantage to understand about PMS / channel management technology and what’s the initial need of each property management company gives you a clear visibility of what they are struggling with, and in this sector, as in multiple other sectors, the best technology will be determinant to achieve their goals.

“I truly believe Zeevou is more than a reliable software where you can have everything that you need in a software, and also having the great advantage to acquire direct bookings instead of relying all your business to numerous OTAs where your profitability will reduce tremendously.

“I’m more than excited to make the business side growth with initiatives / strategic partnerships and make a tons of big impacts in the industry showing what we are capable of and why we have the best product in the market,” he added.

Alonso is the third Zeevou hire in recent weeks, following the appointments of David Jenner as digital strategy manager and Andrew Reynolds as partner engagement manager.

Zeevou won the award for Best channel manager at the inaugural Shortyz Awards, hosted back in March in London.

For more information, visit the Zeevou website here.