accesso®, a leading technology solutions provider to the global attractions industry, has announced the appointment of Andrew Jacobs to its executive team as Managing Director, Europe.
Based in the UK, Jacobs will lead the expansion of accesso’s queuing and ticketing solutions across the Europe.
Commenting on his new role, Jacobs said, “accesso’s portfolio of technologies combined with its growth trajectory offer a future with great promise and impact in one of the world’s most dynamic industries. I’m excited to be part of a company that mirrors my personal values of integrity and commitment, and to have the opportunity to partner with Europe’s leading attractions and entertainment companies.”
Jacobs’ previous role was as Divisional Director to the entertainment industry for OmniCo. Prior to this he was a co-founder of MATRA Systems, building its U.S. and European business in the amusements and attractions industry.
Steve Brown, accesso COO for North America and Europe said, “With more than 25 years in the retail transaction business in both the attractions and entertainment industries, we are thrilled Andrew has joined our team and brings his proven leadership skills, business development expertise and passion for technology to accesso.
“His track record for building strong customer relationships and delivering creative technology solutions make him the right leader as we further expand our full range of ticketing and queuing solutions across Europe – a region filled with attraction companies eager to drive topline revenue growth through innovative use of technology.”