SOURCE: Giftango Corporation

Giftango Corporation

April 27, 2011 08:30 ET

Giftango Corporation Names Jennifer Philo as VP of Partner Development

Philo Comes to Giftango From Coinstar and Will Lead The Company's Burgeoning Business Development Team

PORTLAND, OR--(Marketwire - Apr 27, 2011) - Giftango Corporation, the virtual eGift card company redefining the standards of gift cards, today announced the appointment of Jennifer Philo as Vice President, Partner Development. Philo comes to Giftango from Coinstar, where she was responsible for building and managing partnerships with large incentive houses, premiere national merchants, and US retailers.

Philo was instrumental in helping Coinstar fulfill the company's business development policies while significantly increasing market share and sustained revenue growth. Philo's more than 20 years experience as a customer and business development executive make her the ideal person to oversee Giftango's expanding industry partnerships.

In this role she will lead Giftango's channel sales team which is responsible for partnerships in the incentive and loyalty spaces, as well as other third party distribution partnerships. She comes to the company at the beginning of a tremendous period of growth, and will help open new revenue streams. "I am honored to have been selected to lead the channel sales team. I look forward to working together with merchants and incentive houses with technology that is differentiated from competitors and has distinction in consumer's minds, especially in a space that is evolving as rapidly as this one."

"Jennifer Philo is an ideal fit to lead Giftango's growing partnerships in the eGift card industry; specifically in regard to distribution, incentive and merchant partners," said David Nelsen, CEO at Giftango. "As virtual gifting continues to become a more critical piece of a company's commerce strategy, we're ensuring Giftango is providing the best products and services by developing a deeply experienced team with key hires like Jennifer."

About Giftango

Giftango Corporation, founded in 2005, has redefined gifting with their innovative delivery of virtual eGift cards to email and mobile phones. Merchants utilize the Giftango platform to power e-commerce sales, a wide variety of promotions as well as distribution through 3rd parties.

Giftango's Channel Partner solutions give loyalty and incentive companies the ability to add virtual gift card fulfillment to their existing user interface for a wide variety of national brands. Giftango is integrated with more than a dozen gift card processors and has patent-pending technology. Giftango delivers virtual eGift products across more processors and brands than any competitor in the market.

Contact Information

  • Giftango Corporation Media Contact:
    Mike Fletcher
    Chief Marketing Officer
    Email: Email Contact
    Phone: 1.877.443.8264