Vega Continues Growth And Expands Management Team

Bellevue – June 15, 2009 – Vega Consulting LLC, a Bellevue, Washington based business, strategy, marketing consulting firm today announced that John Pope has joined the firm as Principal. John brings more than 20 years of product management, marketing, strategy, and consulting experience from industries including banking, travel, software, and online services. Read more

“We are excited to have John join Vega as a key member of our team,” said Vidur Luthra, Vega’s Managing Partner. “John’s incredible energy, team spirit, and customer focus will help us scale and reach our aggressive growth goals for 2010 and beyond.”

Pope, has created and promoted successful new services in the online travel, media, and software markets and has extensive experience with online product management, marketing and business models. He has worked at companies such as Fleet National Bank, Microsoft, and Expedia, as well as two start-ups.

Before joining Vega, John was the VP of Marketing at TripHub Inc., a travel industry start up, where he led business and product strategy, marketing, and business development. Prior to that, John led the business and product planning efforts for MSN’s media business.

Pope, who has been working with Vega since November 2008, will be focused on designing and executing on new growth strategies, business development, and overseeing the implementation of new infrastructure.

“I’m excited to join the Vega team and to help take the company to the next level,” said Pope. “Vega’s reputation with clients is unbeatable and I look forward to expanding that track record and helping even more clients achieve long term business success.”

About Vega Consulting

Since 2003, Vega Consulting has become one of the Seattle area’s leading consulting and staffing firms. The company provides seasoned talent in the areas of business consulting, market research, project management, and marketing services. Vega’s experienced management team and consultants have worked in or consulted with many well-known, world-class companies and agencies including Microsoft, Boeing, Ericsson, Expedia, McKinsey & Company, FEDEX, American Express, Accenture, Harris Interactive, Merrill Lynch and others. Vega was founded on the belief that companies increasingly need specialized “on demand” talent to meet their business objectives. The company’s flexible services are offered at competitive rates. Visit For more information, please contact