Montreal, July 2011. AnywhereCommerce formerly HomeATM, today confirmed the election of four advisors to its newly created Advisory Board.
The new members are;
O.B. Rawls IV; SVP at Tasq, has over 30 years experience in the banking and electronic transaction payments business. During his career, Mr. Rawls, has held senior management positions at several industry leading companies including FDC, Merchant Card Services, NationsBank and most recently as SVP of Sales globally for Hypercom Corporation. Mr. Rawls is regarded as one of the most knowledgeable and respected professionals in the industry.
Des Docherty; VP at Visa for more than 15 years with executive level roles in business development activities. With his strategic mind and naturally creative ability, Mr. Docherty brings a highly desirable perspective and expertise to the payment industry. His professional philosophy is one dedicated to focusing on the distinct and individual needs of each stakeholder for sustained long-term relationships.
Jesse Adams, Founder & former Executive Vice Chairman at VeriFone, the largest POS manufacturer in the world. Mr. Adams brings 30 years of relevant experience in the payment processing business and was instrumental in the creation of Point-of-Sale (POS) innovations around Debit / Credit instruments. He has worked for corporations along the supply chain and brings a wealth of contacts to AnywhereCommerce.
Najeeb Khalid, is an Engineer who has founded and sold a number of high tech companies. He has been recognized by the Wall Street Journal several times and has served on a number of boards of Corporations as well as the Montreal Neurological Institute. Mr. Khalid has been awarded patents or has pending patents in fields as diverse as the Internet, printing, lasers, optics, chemistry, artificial human heart valves, automation, light emitting diodes, system architecture, and software. Today, Mr. Khalid continues his business pursuits in addition to lecturing graduate and post graduate courses at McGill University, MIT Sloan School and the Pakistan Institute of Publics Administration.
AnywhereCommerce is a global eCommerce and mCommerce payments technology engineering and solutions provider with patented and proprietary suites of hardware, software and gateway solutions for secure online and mobile, card-present credit card, PIN debit, Chip and PIN- EMV and NFC transactions. The universal “aCommerce” platform designed for iOS, Android, Blackberry and Windows Mobile, provides white label and customized application services for retail line-busting as well as traditional field services such as repairman, delivery or taxi services. Our PCI and EMV approved devices and bank grade secure end–to-end ecosystem provide greater security, reliability, convenience and return on investment for consumers, merchants, networks, issuers and acquirers.