SPOTLIO is a dynamic company dedicated to helping businesses, events, cities, and destinations deliver fast and frictionless mobile experiences to their customers. With products such as Mobile Destination Guide Apps, Direct Mobile Booking, Interactive 3D Maps and Responsive Websites businesses are able to engage their customers and grow online revenue.
Created by experienced and innovative individuals, SPOTLIO provides effective and revenue-increasing 360° mobile solutions. All of our products are white label, 100% customizable, mobile-first and easy to use. They help get things done in the moment which leads to exciting increases in online revenue.
SPOTLIO’s customized mobile solutions allow me to effortlessly integrate my business partners and monetize my mobile strategy.
All of our products are designed around our three core customer objectives:
Our team operates out of Barcelona, Sankt Moritz, Salzburg and Andorra – each a thriving hub for mobile technology, tourism, leisure, and retail operations.
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FOUNDER – TECHNOLOGY & INNOVATION
Albert Ferrando is responsible for driving the technical vision behind SPOTLIO. A graduate in software engineering at EPFL in Lausanne, he is passionate about all things mobile, and about leveraging mobile technology to help businesses achieve their goals. Before founding SPOTLIO, Albert held a variety of technical and product management positions within the technology sector working in Switzerland, Austria and Spain, where he focused on building sales platforms and SaaS initiatives.
When Albert is not enjoying his favorite social media apps, he likes to cycle, run and eat a healthy Mediterranean diet.
FOUNDER – MARKETING & FINANCE
Urs Grimm leads SPOTLIO’s overall strategic vision, business development and partnership efforts. He has extensive experience in tourism, retail and technology, in addition to an MBA. Urs has held executive and board-level positions with several leading international technology and leisure operation companies, including Apple where he worked for 10 years.
When Urs is not busy talking marketing and mobile strategies you can find him skiing in the Swiss mountains or sailing the Mediterranean’s most enchanting destination spots.
Joan Poch helps bring our products together by working with our Product Management team to translate their latest technological innovations into mobile solutions that make online sales grow. Being a self-taught coder, although also having studied computer administration and multi-platform application development, he considers his job an extension of his hobby, which is digital technology.
Joan is a strong believer, as well as a good example of the phrase “Do what you love and you’ll never work another day in your life”.
Having worked as a web developer in both Spain and The Netherlands, Felix Andreassi is in charge of making our apps as good as the best websites, and sometimes our websites as good as our attention-grabbing apps. His talent and passion, just like the rest of the development team, comes from his insatiable love of technology.
Félix is also a big fan of music and culture, and likes to attend events related to both as often as he can.
CUSTOMER SUCCESS MANAGER
Blanca Robles is in charge of ensuring our customers and users always enjoy the best possible experience working with SPOTLIO. She, and her team, are available to help customers around the clock with expert advice and assistance aimed at finding quick and effective answers to any situation that may arise. Blanca studied in both Barcelona and Vilanova i la Geltrú, the current location of the SPOTLIO main office. She loves learning languages as well as watching Z movies, which makes the nearby Sitges film festival her perfect venue.
Blanca’s favorite movie quote sums up her work ethic with SPOTLIO. It comes from the great Master Yoda “Do or do not. There is no try.”
DELIVERY & UI MANAGER
Gerard Mestres is an interface guru whose mission it is to make the user interfaces of SPOTLIO’s Mobile Guide Apps, Direct Booking and Interactive 3D Maps as intuitive and easy to use as possible. He, and his team, also ensure that all customer solutions are kept up to date using the latest technology. A graduate in both Graphic Design at ETEA and Advertising and Public Relations at the University of Barcelona, Gerard makes SPOTLIO’s products aesthetically pleasing whilst always adding his signature touch.
As lead singer of a progressive rock band, he loves to rehearse with his fellow band members and write new songs. Also, as a firm believer in self improvement he enjoys reading books dedicated to both professional and personal development.
Noemi Sanna is in charge of turning potential clients into long-term valued customers. Noemi’s professional and personal journey has taken her from her home country of Italy to France and now to Spain. But her passion for travelling and her hobby of running has taken her to many more places besides.
A strong believer in ‘actions speaking louder than words’ her favourite quote is from Joseph Dinouart’s L’art de se taire: “You should only talk if what you have to say is worth more than silence.”
Cristina Mestres defines SPOTLIO’s online presence and fills it with life. A student of Chemistry at the Rovira i Virgili University in Tarragona, her professional journey has taken her as far afield as Texas, USA. The multi-industry experience that Cristina possesses ensures effective creative inputs and a deep understanding of the marketing challenges that our customers face.
Cristina enjoys going to the beach and listening to music. But, nowadays she finds her biggest smiles playing with her son and growing her own start-up venture that offers eco-friendly toys that transform the world.
CUSTOMER SUCCESS SPECIALIST
Victoria López is a great communicator and has a positive energy and is always ready to help with a smile. Although she is passionate about doing business in person, she is also a fan of the online world appreciating the new opportunities it presents. She enjoys how new technologies allow her to continuously adapt and grow with the latest trends in society. Her experiences from living, studying, and working in various regions have made her flexible and have given her great interpersonal skills.
Victoria enjoys sailing, scuba diving, traveling, reading, and good food But most of all she loves a good after-dinner chat and is always up for an interesting conversation.
CUSTOMER SUCCESS SPECIALIST
Mark Watkins brings a deep understanding of how businesses can leverage mobile and web based software capabilities to engage customers and drive online revenue growth. Since studying Business Enterprise at the University of Glamorgan in the UK, he has worked as an advisor for a number of online businesses in a variety of sectors. Also, as a passionate linguaphile and published author he now applies his language skills to help SPOTLIO communicate effectively with all its stakeholders through multiple channels.
In his free time he loves to play squash or pick up his surfboard and head to the nearest beach. But his true passion is for getting to know new people. He believes they are an abundant source of knowledge and creativity able to enrich a person’s life with new opportunities, vision and growth keeping the inner child alive.
GRAPHICS & DESIGN
Sandra Piqué is not only a paragon of aestheticism but a charming individual. That’s why she’s our Graphics & Design Manager. She studied Art at the Universitat de Barcelona and Graphic Design at Elisava.
Having the ability to learn and adapt to any project, she fully immerses herself in any challenge without ever losing interest.
Sandra loves traveling, Arts, music, movies, and theatre. Her flexibility allows her to strike a balance between these hobbies and spending time with her two wonderful children. She strongly believes “the best thing of all is that nothing is impossible”.
Arnau Martín is a System Engineer, but his versatility allows him to help out with almost anything., He studied IT Systems Administration and Web App Development and has always been interested in how things work. From an early age, his interests have led him to work on distributed systems, networks, and process automation.
In his free time he loves gaming and traveling, although he never stops investigating and learning about his true passion: IT. That’s the reason why he identifies so strongly with Da Vinci’s statement “learning never exhausts the mind”.