QuickMobile, a developer of custom, branded mobile event applications, has announced the election of a new chairman of the board for the company.
Philip C. Wolf, founder and chairman of PhoCusWright Inc., has been appointed as chairman of the board for QuickMobile.
Wolf began his career in travel in 1989 managing a small travel agency and then became CEO of TravelMation. He is a former adjunct professor at NYU’s Graduate Center for Hospitality and Tourism, and is a currently a distinguished lecturer at the Cornell University School of Hotel Administration.
Wolf serves on the boards of India’s MakeMyTrip and Canada-based travel search company, Hopper Inc. He graduated magna cum laude at Duke University and earned an MBA from Vanderbilt University.
“Philip is an icon, visionary and luminary in the travel industry,” said Patrick Payne, president and CEO of QuickMobile. “He is probably one of the most connected, well-known and respected senior statesman in the United States, and we are fortunate that he has agreed to serve as our chairman of the board. This is really a home run for QuickMobile, and we are excited about his ongoing contributions to the success of our business.”