FT. WORTH, Texas, April 29, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- ZipHub has named Arif Gursel as their new Technical Business and Product Development Advisor (CTPO – Consultant) for their company. As ZipHub's CTPO consultant, Arif and his team will take the ZipHub search engine platform to the next level. This includes a recommended search function based on member preferences using the latest in geo-targeting systems.
"ZipHub is excited to have Arif as our CTPO consultant who will take us forward in a powerful way," said Michelle Martini, President of ZipHub. "He brings to us a breadth of experience, knowledge, and accomplishment that would be the envy of any start up."
"ZipHub is destined to be a search engine that will make a tremendous impact in the market," Arif said. "They have a unique search platform with multiple profit centers, as well as a deep commitment to giving back to the community that is imbedded in their business model."
Arif will also be bringing his own team of eight people into his ZipHub efforts. His team members come from many of the top tech and internet firms in the world including Amazon, Microsoft, Google, and Groupon.
Arif spent a decade driving global business for Microsoft, and was the CTO of Microsoft's Retail and Hospitality Solution Vertical. He has also served as the Sr. Product Manager at Zillow where he drove innovation of advertising products. Arif also served as the Director of Product for Point Inside, a provider of a SAAS platform enabling big box retailers to digitize stores. He currently is the President of GGroup.
Arif's time and passion also extend to his active involvement in nonprofits that develop greater economic opportunity for minority communities.
ZipHub is a premier consumer search engine in its launch phase. ZipHub gives 25% of its top line revenue back to the communities in which it serves while offering its members exclusive discounts, and it's advertisers a guaranteed ROI on geo-targeted PPC advertising.
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