MOVIETICKETS.COM NAMES BILL BUDWITZ DIRECTOR OF PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT
(Boca Raton, FL - June 3, 2014) - MovieTickets.com (www.movietickets.com), a leading global provider of remote movie ticketing, announced today that it has hired veteran industry technology executive Bill Budwitz as the company’s Director of Product Development. Budwitz will play a key role in continuing to build on the company’s product innovation, point-of-sale integrations, and further modernizing its transaction infrastructure. He will report to Joel Cohen, Chief Executive Officer of MovieTickets.com.
“Bill is a highly knowledgeable technology executive with deep exhibitor and point-of-sale relationships,” said Cohen. “We’re committed to continuous innovation and Bill’s extensive experience combined with his working knowledge of our industry will be a great asset.”
“I am excited to be joining the high caliber team at MovieTickets.com” said Budwitz. “I’ve admired the success of the MovieTickets.com team for years and I see this is a great opportunity to bring insight and innovations to their thriving operation.”
Budwitz arrives at MovieTickets.com after founding several high profile technology companies in the exhibition industry, including PrysmTech (which eventually merged with Radiant Systems and became the Cinema/ Entertainment division) and EntTek/Allure Global Solutions which is focused on enterprise POS for the Cinema industry and digital signage solutions. More recently he served as Director of Software Development for Rave Cinemas, managing a team of developers and business analysts in the creation of enterprise software systems.
MovieTickets.com is a leader in advance movie ticketing with over 250 theater chains in its group, offering moviegoers a quick and convenient way to purchase tickets online, via mobile devices and at 877-789-MOVIE. The company currently enables remote ticketing for consumers across 22 countries/territories including the United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Ireland, Spain, Argentina, Puerto Rico, the Dominican Republic and the Caribbean. Fans can stay connected with MovieTickets.com through Facebook (facebook.com/MovieTicketscom), Twitter (twitter.com/movietickets) and YouTube (youtube.com/MovieTicketsTrailers).
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