London, UK — Picsolve, the leading image capture partner for the leisure and entertainment industry, has announced the appointment of Richard Phipps as its new Vice President of Business Development, North America.
Phipps joins Picsolve from global information technology consulting company, Ciber Inc, after 17 years working within the theme park and hospitality industry supporting many of Orlando’s famous parks and resorts, focusing largely on the importance of technology within guest attractions to create a seamless guest experience, before, during and after their visit.
With a strong history of consultative sales and expertise, Phipps will have a global remit to highlight Picsolve’s unique position as the world’s leading image capture partner, as well as guide clients from initial concept through to final implementation of Picsolve solutions.
Richard Phipps, VP of Business Development commented: “Joining Picsolve was a simple decision for me as I’m eager to help lead a company that is clearly differentiated in the marketplace. With no other business investing in digital and social media within the attraction photography space like Picsolve, I’m looking forward to integrating my skills and expertise to bring a fresh approach to such a forward-thinking brand.”
He added: “By listening to what our clients need and ensuring that those needs, along with these emerging market trends are a fundamental part of Picsolve’s evolving offering, my goal is to further elevate our status and emphasise that we are the most visionary attraction photography firm in the leisure and attractions industry worldwide.”
COO of Picsolve, Don Potts, commented: “Welcoming Richard to our team is a significant step towards emphasising our position as the leading image capture partner in the attractions industry. Having a strong team of experts on board that can immediately channel our overall focus on an excellent customer experience and integration of digital will be instrumental to the future success of Picsolve.”