Outrigger Enterprises Group has announced the promotion of company veteran John Neeley to vice president of information technology for the lodging and hospitality company.
In his new position, Neeley will provide vision and leadership in the development and implementation of global information technology strategies and initiatives to support the company’s goals and direction. He will continue development responsibilities for the company’s central distribution systems, including integration with international wholesale and retail partners, integration of electronic payment systems and the company’s ongoing transition to new standardized global platforms.
Neeley started working for Outrigger in 1991 as a programmer analyst. Over the next 20+ years, he advanced through the organization in a variety of technology positions, most recently serving as director of systems and programming for the past eight years. Prior to joining Outrigger, Neeley held several IT posts with Bank of Hawaii and GTE Hawaiian Telephone, as well as adjunct teaching assignments at Hawaii Pacific University.