Doug Sutherland is an internationally known business and digital technology expert and strategist. With a clear focus on emerging technologies, Doug is in demand as a writer, speaker, advisor and subject matter expert. Mobile payments, real-time engagement, blockchain and crypto- currencies are a few of the disciplines where Doug has immersed himself.
Doug understands the link between brand enhancement and improved technology. He is active in this field helping companies leverage digital technology to create both unique payment and engagement offerings while incentivizing targeted behaviors all aimed at revenue improvement.
Doug’s 30 years of global experience has covered the gamut of new and enhanced technologies including designing and implementing payment, credit card, loyalty and digital marketing solutions. He has worked with well-known companies and brands in many sectors of the business world such as hospitality, financial services and travel. Those companies and brands include: Soundpays, Tim Hortons, Sunwing Travel Group, TravelCoin, AMResorts, CIBC, Giant Tiger, SeaMiles and Dynamics Inc., to name a few.