Craneware co-founder Gordon Craig joins QikServe’s board of directors

Gordon Craig Craneware QikServeQikServe, the multi-channel order and payment specialist, has appointed Gordon Craig as a permanent board member, representing investors Par Equity and Equity Gap.

Craig is the co-founder of Craneware, the healthcare market leader in automated value cycle solutions. While at Craneware, he held positions including chief technical officer and president of US operations, guiding Craneware’s product engineering and enabling the company to become the leading SaaS provider in its sector.

Today, while continuing to work with Craneware in an advisory capacity, he is also involved in a number of high-growth technology businesses across a range of sectors, including QikServe and snap40.

“Gordon’s experience in driving the development of a market-leading product, coupled with his success in building a US business makes him a phenomenal source of valuable knowledge and insight,” said Daniel Rodgers, co-founder and chief executive of QikServe. “We are delighted to welcome him to our Board and look forward to tapping into his expertise to help accelerate our global growth.”

Craid added: “I’m thrilled to join the team at QikServe – a company that has already done an incredible job by fostering relationships with the key players in its target markets. It’s very exciting to be able to be part of the next stage of this company’s growth, which I am confident will see it reach new heights on a global scale.”

QikServe’s patented technology allows hospitality operators to offer ordering and payment for food and drinks directly from any device. Using QikServe, guests can use mobile devices, self-service kiosks or web sites to order exactly what they want, when they want it. Fully integrated into Oracle Hospitality’s Point of Sale platform, QikServe is available as a standalone, customer-branded app or can be incorporated into hospitality operators’ existing mobile apps and POS platforms