“We’ve completed more than a hundred optimizations, just this year,” said Haarith Devarajan, Vice President, Dev Ops, Deem.
The infrastructure upgrades mean Deem Work Fource runs more efficiently – saving travelers more time when they’re searching and booking their trips – and more securely.
Garner Swann is our Director, Product Management at Deem. He celebrated his 12th work anniversary in July and resides in San Francisco.
Describe yourself in three words. Creative, spunky, and zealous
What is one thing you couldn’t live without? Other than the obvious: my kids, food, water etc, the two things I need in my life are exercise and creating art. Exercise keeps me physically and mentally together and painting visual eye-candy rejuvenates my soul.
In a 2015 Phocuswright study, corporations voted against Open Booking, sighting diminished cost containment, adherence to company policy, and negotiating leverage. They see very little value in allowing their travelers to book outside their program – with good reason. No company wants to miss their preferred rates or risk losing track of a traveler when they’re on the road. Booking in channel is always better – for everyone.
John F. Rizzo, Deem’s President and Chief Operating Officer talked with Finance Monthly about taking the pain out of business travel for everyone – from travel agents and travel managers to travelers and suppliers. It’s all about innovation and simplification.
Read the full story here: https://www.finance-monthly.com/issue/issue-10-2017/#56/z