With an impressive career focused on IT, People Management, Sales, and Hospitality, David brings with him a wealth of industry expertise and knowledge
HERTFORD, UK – 14th February, 2011: NFS Hospitality is proud to announce the appointment of David Mapps to its growing management team. David began his role as UK Sales Manager for Rendezvous in January 2011, bringing great industry expertise and proven sales success to the table.
Originally from Kent, David’s career has focused on IT, People Management, Sales, and Hospitality. His most recent position saw him work his way up the ladder at Datacraft Design Ltd, an international provider of hospitality business software, in roles including Technical Support Engineer, Sales & Marketing Executive, Global Account Manager, and finally Global Solutions Consultant.
In this last role, David designed, implemented, and maintained a global sales strategy and also led the complete implementation process of software for international clients. A great communicator, David was responsible for major accounts including Bank of America, BlackRock, Credit Suisse, Deutsche Bank, and Fidelity International.
David also worked in various hospitality and retail businesses in managerial and sales positions. He has a wealth of qualifications behind him, including Essential Management Skills, Essential Sales Skills, Master Certified Internet Webmaster Designer, Microsoft Certified Applications Developer, and a BA (Hons) in Business Administration.
“Such a winning combination of skills will be a great asset to NFS,” says Luis De Souza, CEO of the global technology provider. “We hope that David’s strong leadership abilities and IT knowledge will help drive our Rendezvous product into further UK markets, as well as compliment our growing team of industry experts.”
David himself comments, “When NFS approached me with this exciting proposition of helping to launch the new Rendezvous Workspace software, how could I resist? NFS are one of the world’s leading room and resource scheduling software providers and I was keen to become part of such an dynamic and experienced team.“