Shopgate has appointed Michael Haze to the newly created position of VP of Strategy and Solutions. Haze will work with retailers to enhance the mobile shopping experience and expand the Software as a Service (SaaS) platform’s functionality, with tools including loyalty programs and in-store augmented reality (AR) capabilities.
Haze previously worked at Kibo Commerce as VP of Commerce Strategy and Solutions, where he was the leader of the solution engineering team. He also has served as VP of Product and Strategy Solutions at Mozu, where he created, built and executed strategic solutions for clients and partners.
Shopgate has been adding capabilities to its SaaS platform, such as an in-app live chat feature in February 2018 and automated push notifications in September 2017. Other features include one-click payments and mobile coupons.