Chief Executive Officer
Known for building and executing strategies, creating effective teams, and driving results, Liz is at the heart of GroundLink's mission to be the leading provider of tech-enabled black car services. As CEO, she is instrumental in scaling GroundLink's global infrastructure and plays a critical role in engineering the company's winning strategies. Since joining the company in 2012, Liz has used her unique blend of financial and operational experience as well as her background in mergers, acquisitions, integrations, turnarounds and restructuring, to lead GroundLink forward and upward. Over the last five years, she has achieved significant improvements in GroundLink's unique customer offerings, consisting of mobile, web, and call center service, as well as scaled the company's infrastructure, allowing GroundLink to provide a seamless booking, ride, and billing experience for customers. Additionally, Liz continues to oversee the execution of GroundLink's industry-leading safety standards that meet the needs of both corporate clients and discerning travelers. Prior to GroundLink, Liz was CFO of Kroll Consulting Services, a global provider of risk management services. Before Kroll, Liz was CFO of London-based Gullivers Travel Associates (GTA), a world class provider of global travel products and services. Liz has also held senior finance leadership roles with Fisher Scientific, Warner Lambert & Allied Signal. Liz earned an MBA from Drexel University and BA from The College of New Jersey. She and her husband Tom live in New Jersey and enjoy a good time sipping red wine with friends and family.
Chief Sales Officer
Michael drives all sales initiatives within the corporate and partnership markets for GroundLink. He builds mutually beneficial relationships with clients looking to effectively contain costs, comply with duty of care obligations and provide safe, comfortable and reliable ground transportation services to their employees or customers. Michael has vast senior sales management experience with global organizations in the technology and financial services industries. Most recently, Michael was the Senior Vice President of Sales for AIG's Accident & Health Division. Prior to that, he was Vice President of Worldwide Sales for Orbitz for Business. He also held senior sales management positions with Tacit Knowledge Systems, Inc., Yesmail.com, and Giga Information Group. Michael is a graduate of DePaul University with a B.S. in Commerce. Michael enjoys an occasional round of golf, coaching his daughter's basketball team and attending his son's high school football games. Based in Chicago, Michael is an avid fan of the Chicago Bears.
VP of Global Operations
Jelena is an accomplished leader who utilizes technology and data to maximize the customer experience. She continually focuses on improvement, exceeding goals and cross-functional collaboration to drive team and individual results. Working with the GroundLink Customer Service, Activations and Events teams, she ensures that all GroundLink customers receive excellent customer service. Before joining GroundLink in November 2011, Jelena served as Strategic Procurement Manager for Energoprojekt Engineering Co and also volunteered her time to advocating and promoting the project management profession through PMI, The Project Management Institute. Jelena received a Masters in Project Management from George Washington University and a Bachelor's degree in Economics from Belgrade University. For work/life balance, Jelena enjoys sports and outdoor activities with her son and husband.
Director, DA Net and Supply Network
George has been with the company from the very beginning, with more than 15 years of experience in chauffeured car industry, he has consistent success in achieving productivity and delivering goals. He has proven track record of guiding highly skilled, cross-functional teams in the development of leading solutions and processes to execute every ride on time and excellent performance. George is focusing on simplifying the ride experience to our customers and drivers through technology. Before joining GroundLink George worked as an Affiliate Manager for TCI Worldwide in Boston, where he built their worldwide affiliate network and grew their business by 2 million dollars. George graduated with a Bachelor's degree in Science from Berkeley College. George is an extremely loving father who enjoys spending time with his two boys.