Self-proclaimed “Mobile Warrior” Dmitry Maslov brings over 7 years of expertise in mobile apps and the user experience to the innovative Boopsie team.
Sunnyvale, CA – February 27, 2015 – To support a growth rate of more than 30% in 2014 and expansion into new global markets including corporate libraries, law libraries and government libraries in addition to continuing to expand in public and academic libraries, Boopsie Inc., the leading mobile platform-as-a-service provider for libraries worldwide, has hired Dmitry Maslov as Senior Product Manager. He has extensive experience in every role in the app development process: ideation, design, development, testing, launch, marketing, PR and customer support. Prior to joining Boopsie, Dmitry worked at Travelzoo where he was responsible for company’s popular iOS and Android applications, which have been installed on over 3 million devices. He also worked at frog design where he learned early on how vital it is to have a clear visual language and provide intuitive interfaces. With his experience and passion, Maslov is well positioned to drive Boopsie’s product development as the company prepares for even greater success in 2015.
“Product Management is a critical role for any rapidly growing company that needs to continually identify and attack new market opportunities, quickly build innovative technologies that solve real problems, and ship products on time,” said Tony Medrano, CEO of Boopsie. “With Dmitry’s engineering background, expertise in both Android and iOS apps, and track record of challenging the status quo, he is a perfect addition to our team.”
“The amount of traction that Boopsie has made in terms of new technologies, target markets, and strategic partnerships in a very short timeframe is extremely impressive,” said Maslov. “I look forward to working with Boopsie to exceed its current growth while continually providing librarians and patrons with an unprecedented mobile experience they’ve come to expect from Boopsie.”
Boopsie, Inc. is the industry-leading mobile platform-as-a-service (PaaS) provider for over 4,000 library locations worldwide. Boopsie’s library-branded mobile apps are affordable, easy to deploy and maintain, and enable libraries of all types and sizes, including academic, corporate, public and special, to quickly acquire new users and increase circulation. Boopsie’s mobile apps are fully hosted and maintained by Boopsie’s U.S. based customer service organization and are designed for Android, iOS, Windows Phone 8, Windows Mobile, Windows 8, Kindle Fire and even Blackberry platforms. Boopsie enables 24/7 remote library access via the user’s device of choice. Boopsie also sells subscription services including a “Books-as-Seen-on-TV” subscription and a digital catalog of comics and graphic novels. Visit Boopsie.com for more information about mobile apps for libraries.