Hal Swann, COO
Hal began his career as an industrial designer. Initially, concerned with aesthetic design, his work progressed to mechanical and optical design, including patenting a laser measuring system. Continuing in automotive service equipment, Hal was recruited to a sales position, in which he took a product line from an installed base of two units, to become the most highly-respected system in Canada, and was named top sales manager in North America.
A brush with death saw Hal move more fully into photography (which he had used extensively in market development), virtual reality and film making technology. Rapid advancement led to consulting, specialized imaging and public speaking engagements for Apple, IBM, Kodak, Ontario Provincial Police, and other organizations.
As VP Digital Media at ZoomAndGo, Hal spearheaded numerous unique initiatives, including an on-line video and photo administration system to interface with a vast database of places to stay, worldwide. The firm’s *Geospatial Engine is highly