LAS VEGAS -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- JOINGO®, the leading provider of advanced mobile loyalty solutions for the casino gaming industry, announces the appointment of Dave Barker as Senior Director of Business Development and Channels. Mr. Barker brings to the role more than 15 years of experience in gaming and hospitality technology, and will focus his efforts on direct sales, channels, and product marketing.
The hiring of Barker comes at a time of tremendous growth for the mobile technology company, which offers a superior, proven mobile engagement platform. JOINGO provides casino operators with mobile apps that feature unrivaled capabilities, including universal loyalty and 3rd party system integrations, location-based marketing, mobile gaming, and targeted push notifications. JOINGO technology empowers casinos to send the right message, to the right patron, at the time and place they are most likely to act on it.
“It’s an exciting time for JOINGO and I’m thrilled to be here. The demand for mobile marketing solutions in all industries in undeniable. We are actively ramping up to respond to the significant increase in demand from customers and partners,” said Barker. “JOINGO’s mobile loyalty platform is designed to integrate with and complement existing marketing tools, and is unique in its ability to produce immediate ROI. I look forward to working with our clients and partners to transform casino marketing strategies to take full advantage of today’s mobile-centric marketplace.”
“We are thrilled to bring Dave onboard as we continue strengthening our direct sales team and channel partnerships,” said JOINGO’s President, Seamus McGill. “Dave has significant experience working with high growth technology companies and we welcome him as an exceptional addition to our leadership team.”
Barker comes to JOINGO after serving a successful 5-year term as Director of Global Channels at Four Winds Interactive. Prior to that, he held various technology-focused positions at InfoGenesis, Bally Technologies, and Fontainebleau. He holds a Bachelor of Science, Hotel and Restaurant Management from UNLV and received his MBA from Pepperdine.
JOINGO is a mobile technology company based in San Jose, CA with offices in Las Vegas. JOINGO’s patented technology targets smartphones and tablets, using the latest in native and web apps, location-based services, mobile gaming and more. JOINGO allows brands to reach 98% of all mobile users with highly personalized and interactive mobile marketing campaigns that drive increased reach, loyalty, and revenue. The company is led by a proven management team that includes experts from the mobile technology and casino gaming industries. For more information about JOINGO, visit www.joingo.com, on Facebook, or Twitter @joingo_com.