INTELITY®, the provider of the travel industry’s broadest enterprise guest engagement and staff management platform, announced today that Phil Banfield has joined the company full-time as Vice President of Product Partnerships. The addition of Banfield is pivotal to INTELITY’s plans to scale and expand the INTELITY platform both horizontally and vertically in new market segments.
“Phil brings his experience in business development, growth strategy, and monetization strategy to INTELITY and will be an invaluable team member,” said INTELITY CEO Robert Stevenson. “We look forward to his development and launch of INTELITY’s newest product offerings and growth into new business verticals.”
Banfield will oversee the development and launch of new business concepts and supporting partnerships for INTELITY. Since joining the company full-time, he’s been integral in queuing significant platform enhancements and positioning them for launch in the market. Banfield has over 15 years of experience in product partnerships and ad networks, as well as a diverse background that includes expertise in building successful business models and strategies. He also has extensive experience in developing media and brand partnerships, product development and feature prioritization, and monetization strategies.
Before joining INTELITY, Banfield worked as the Head of Growth and Strategy at Blue Track Media where he lead strategic growth and product planning for the mobile performance trading desk. Prior to Blue Track Media, he served as the CEO for Q1Media, was the co-founder of AdExcite, and has held executive positions with a variety of start-up and public companies focused on the intersection of emerging technologies, product partnerships, and growth strategies. Banfield holds an MBA from UCLA’s Anderson Graduate School of Management.
“I’m excited to join the INTELITY team and look forward to developing and launching products in new verticals,” said Banfield. “With the expansion of INTELITY’s solutions, customers will be able to further automate and improve the guest experience, all while increasing their ROI.”
The INTELITY platform is the most robust solution available on the market. Comprised of three key areas, INTELITY Guest, INTELITY Staff, and INTELITY Connect, the INTELITY platform offers service industry workforces a complete solution that bridges the connection between staff and customers.
INTELITY is the global provider of the most advanced hospitality technology platform for the hotel, casino, cruise, and luxury residential markets. INTELITY offers its customers comprehensive, fully integrated solutions to better connect and manage guest experience and staff operations, in a single platform. INTELITY has been named the “Official Mobile and In-Room Technology Provider” by Forbes Travel Guide in 2017, 2018, and 2019, and is used by major hotel groups, including Marriott’s Autograph Collection, YOTEL, Proper Hospitality, Frasers Hospitality, Fairmont, and more. For more information or to view current job openings, please visit www.intelity.com.
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