Pegasus Solutions has named Scott Gibson chief executive officer. An industry veteran and experienced technology executive, Scott assumes the role following the recent purchase of Pegasus by Regent Equity Partners.
“Scott Gibson is a proven leader who will bring vision, focus and a wealth of experience to Pegasus. We are confident that Scott’s extraordinary track record and his passion for building innovative products will help solidify Pegasus’ position as the premier technology provider in the hospitality industry,” said Michael Reinstein, Managing Partner, Regent Equity Partners.
“Pegasus has a deep history of creating transformative technology,” Gibson said. “I am honored to have the opportunity to lead the Pegasus team as we write an exciting new chapter of expanded innovation and growth.”
Most recently, Mr. Gibson served as Chief Information Officer and Senior Vice President, Distribution and Strategic Planning for Best Western International. Prior to that, he served as Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer for both Kerzner International Resorts, Inc. and Cendant Corporation. He began his technology career with Ramada, followed by six years at Anasazi developing custom hotel central reservation systems. While at Anasazi, he was a member of the development team that created the widely adopted RezView CRS, which was ultimately purchased by Pegasus in 1999. Mr. Gibson will be based in Pegasus’ Scottsdale corporate office.
Pegasus Solutions is the premier technology provider in the hospitality industry. The Company delivers advanced and affordable connectivity and distribution solutions, connecting hotels to crucial sources of business. In addition to foundational global distribution system (GDS) access and online connectivity, Pegasus delivers digital marketing and booking solutions, and powerful cloud-based reservation tools to convert and capture bookings. As a trusted partner in generating sales, Pegasus also offers hotels global demand generation through Utell, the longest established and leading hotel representation brand in the world.
Headquartered in Phoenix, Arizona, Pegasus has offices worldwide, including regional hubs in London, New York, Frankfurt, Los Angeles, Dallas, Madrid, Sao Paulo, Tokyo and Singapore. For more information, visit www.pegs.com.
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