Greg Berman has been appointed by Shiji Group as the Chief Operating Officer of Shiji Distribution Solutions. He will assume full responsibility for Shiji Distribution Solutions globally, defining and leading Shiji's journey in the hotel electronic distribution space including completing the merger of the ICEPortal acquisition into the Shiji Distribution business.
Since joining Shiji Group in February of 2018, Mr. Berman has been instrumental in laying the foundation of Shiji (US) Inc., as well as leading the further expansion of Shiji's position in electronic distribution into the Americas, Asia Pacific, and Europe/Middle East.
Mr. Berman boasts over 30 years of experience in sales, software development, and information technology across numerous industries. His wide-ranging specialties include business strategy planning, product management, global sales, and major account management, complex enterprise software delivery, and data-driven business intelligence. Mr. Berman has also held multiple COO positions with HBSI, eRevMax, and DHISCO.
"Greg Berman benefits from almost three decades of C-suite experience in various software companies," said Kevin King, COO of Shiji Group. "We are confident that he will leverage his extensive industry, product, and managerial knowledge to continue delivering an exceptional product to our clients, and solidify Shiji as a leader in the global distribution landscape."
"Shiji Distribution is currently leading in connectivity to the Chinese market, offering our clients a cutting-edge suite of distribution solutions," Mr. Berman remarked, "I am excited to have the opportunity to help our clients optimize their distribution on a truly global scale."
Shiji Group provides software solutions and services for the hospitality, food service, retail and entertainment industries, ranging from hotel management solutions to food and beverage and retail systems, payment gateways, data management, online distribution and more.
Founded in 1998 as a network solutions provider for hotels, Shiji Group today comprises 4,000 employees in 80+ subsidiaries and brands, serving over 74,000 hotels, 200,000 restaurants, and 600,000 retail outlets.
Shiji develops a network of cloud technology platforms that facilitate data exchange by connecting businesses vertically and horizontally across related industries. The importance of cross-industry integration to connect all levels of the supply chain, from guests to distributors and suppliers of all types is a critical part of our mission. Our goal is to facilitate the transition to fully integrated systems for our clients through a network of platforms that communicate securely and easily so our clients can focus on their core competencies of serving their guests.