POS8 Limited, the owner of on-premises food and drink order-and-pay application FETCH, Is pleased to announce hospitality veteran Carson Booth has joined the company as Chief Operating Officer to help lead the company in its growth stage.
POS8 Limited recently completed a successful equity raise with a combination of crowd-funding and private placements, and announced the closing of the acquisition of Norse Starlit Limited, the owner and operator of Bamboo App which currently operates in over 150 food and beverage venues in Ireland.
Booth brings 30 years of hospitality management and technology experience to the Company and is the former Chief Executive Officer of the hospitality data and analytics platform, SnapShot GmbH, a Shiji Group Company. Prior to this, Booth was the global vice president of property technology at Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide where he led a diverse team to manage strategy, innovation and operations of associate- and guest-facing technology across Starwood’s 1200 hotels across 100 countries. He also concurrently served as general manager of Starwood’s international licensing company, and previously as vice president IT EMEA.
“Carson comes to POS8 and FETCH with a vast amount of hospitality management and technology experience and a very significant network of industry relationships.” states Jason Jeffreys, CEO and co-Founder of POS8 Limited. “His knowledge and leadership skills will help propel the growth of FETCH, and his appointment further solidifies our strong management team and global capabilities.”
“I am excited to join Jason and the very talented POS8 team with their deep industry knowledge, existing background of commercial success, and FETCH’s unique and innovative product roadmap. The Company is positioned very well as we enter this exciting growth stage,” said Booth. “FETCH is the early disruptor in the contactless mobile food and beverage ordering and payment space, and I look forward to helping the team build a sizable leading market position with our innovative suite of products, services and location technology, to drive a superior mobile-first guest experience.”
Jeffreys continues, "When coming out of stealth mode, all an entrepreneur can hope for is to attract and assemble the right team. With over 30 years of global experience, Carson brings the right mix of strategic vision, management, product, and industry expertise to POS8 and FETCH, and I couldn't be happier.”