VP of Marketing & Product, Guestcentric Systems
Joao joined Guestcentric in October 2007 as Director of Marketing with responsibility for building the Guestcentric brand and driving innovative programs that will maintain Guestcentric's lead in Travel 2.0 services. Joao is an award-winning web applications executive with a wealth of combined start-up and agency experience. Prior to Guestcentric, Joao was co-founder and Managing Partner at Wisse Financial, an innovative start-up focused on compliance and anti-money laundering systems for the financial services industry. Before founding Wisse Financial, Joao spearheaded many innovative Internet services, including award-winning web front-ends for the financial industry in close cooperation with Fiserv in the US, Canada, France, and Greece. Prior to his collaboration in the Compta Group, Joao directed one of the top innovative design agencies in Portugal where he developed award-winning websites and campaigns for top 10 Portuguese companies. Joao holds a BA in Design and Communication from IADE in Lisbon, Portugal.