LOS ANGELES (PRWEB) April 26, 2018
Co-founders Alexander Mirza and Dr. Michelle Crosby announced that Surinder Razdan has become a strategic investor in their game-changing technology platform, HospitalitySoul and will join the company as its Chief Technology Officer (CTO) and Board Director.
Mr. Razdan, CEO of Aegis Technologies, is an accomplished entrepreneur with over 25 years of senior management and technology consulting experience in North America and India. Aegis long term clients include Unisys Corporation, Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce, the Government of Ontario Ministry of Health and Price Waterhouse Coopers.
Alexander Mirza, Chairman of HospitalitySoul said: “We are excited to have Surinder Razdan join our management team and board. He has a proven track record of managing complex global technology projects in a number of sectors including hospitality.”
“Surinder is both a technologist and a world class leader. His collaborative style and business mindset is a good fit with our culture” said Dr. Michelle Crosby, COO of HospitalitySoul and former EVP of Human Resources at FRHI and Starwood Hotels Worldwide.
Mr. Razdan is educated in India and Canada and oversees software development and technical infrastructure teams in both regions. He graduated with an Bachelor of Science in Engineering from Birla Institute of Technology & Science, Pilani, India and an MBA from Richard Ivey School of Business, University of Western Ontario.
He is a Board Director of the Race Relations Committee, City of Markham, Ontario as well as the Markham Cricket Association and Mentor at New Immigrant Services COSTI. He was previously a board member of Ontario Shores for Mental Health Sciences from 2008-2017 and served as a member of its Audit and Governance committees.
“I’m pleased to join HospitalitySoul, a game-changing technology that has broad applications across service industries,” said Surinder Razdan.
HospitalitySoul is an online community by and for hospitality professionals and their most cherished consumers. The company’s first product release, slated for May 2018 is HospitalityFit. Based on proven science and state-of-the-art technology, HospitalityFit assesses a candidate’s probability of success with regard to job performance, ability to learn the job, interact effectively with other team members, engage with customers and stay with the organization.
HospitalitySoul is an online community by and for service industry professionals. It offers its users connections, careers and communities that facilitate brand building, mentorship and learning. The platform employs proprietary assessments, data and analytics to match employers with the best job candidates based on measuring their skills, experience and culture fit.
HospitalityFit is an online hiring platform that provides hospitality employers the tools to hire the right people. It employs decision-based sciences to offer assessments by ten distinct hospitality job families and includes a cultural fit assessment and guided video-based interview tools that are stored in the cloud.