Calgary, Alberta – August 24, 2017 – GuestTek, a global leader in broadband technology and interactive solutions for the hospitality industry, welcomes James Jessel as Vice President, Sales-Americas.
Mr. Jessel has over 25 years of experience selling and marketing to the hospitality sector, most recently with Bulk TV & Internet as Vice President of Sales from 2012-2017. At the helm of DIRECTV’s Commercial Division from 1998-2007, Mr. Jessel increased subscriber activations and revenue within the segment, culminating in exponential growth both regionally and nationally. With this depth of experience, Mr. Jessel is prepared to guide his group toward increasing GuestTek’s already expansive customer base.
“With his broad industry connections and enthusiastic management style, Mr. Jessel is poised to collaboratively guide our sales team to success.” Said Arnon Levy, President & CEO GuestTek, “Jamie’s track record of sustained sales growth is well suited to lead our organization forward as the needs of the industry and the speed of technology change exponentially.”
Mr. Jessel adds, “I’m excited to be a part of such a vibrant and forward-thinking organization. Our product team is unmatched in its technology excellence to provide a seamless Voice, Video and Data solution, with the flexibility to deliver one or all, depending on the needs of each customer.”
Originally from Toronto, Canada, Mr. Jessel holds degrees in Political Science and History from the University of California, San Diego.