The eight new appointments span Vibe’s customer technical support, implementation, development and account management teams.

The new hires include the following key positions:

Simon Goddard, director of solutions
Mike King, head of support
Simon Dean, testing manager

Simon Goddard, formerly CEO of a long-standing Vibe client, joins the Vibe board and brings more than 30 years of experience in both travel and technology. He comments: “Having been on the customer side of Vibe, I am aware of the advantages that Vibe’s travel booking platform provides. I have been acquainted with the senior management team here for several years. I am excited to lend my insight and ensure that Vibe’s solution caters to clients’ differing requirements.”

The company has confirmed Simon Dean as testing manager, Simon will head up the new Quality Assurance department. Additionally, Mike King recently joined the team, bringing with him more than 20 years of technical support leadership, to further reinforce the management team.

Vibe has also confirmed Veronica Vooght has joined the account management team. In addition, the company has taken on an additional team member in customer technical support, another in the implementation team and is currently recruiting two new developers.

“We’re delighted to have arrived at this point in Vibe’s ongoing growth and development and our customers remain our top priority, so each of these appointments have been made with them in mind,” said Phil Cook, CEO of Vibe. “It will also allow us to fulfil our ambitious growth plans. Ensuring that Vibe is best in class on both product and support.”