Rego Payment Architectures, Inc. (OTCQB: RPMT) announced today the appointment of David Knight as the company’s Chief Operating Officer and President.
Mr. Knight is an experienced industry executive with nearly thirty years of experience working for Fortune 500 companies, including eBay, PayPal, Quaker Oats, PepsiCo, Gatorade and Frito Lay. In 2007 Mr. Knight was hand selected by former CEO of eBay Meg Whitman to lead international marketing and then develop the internal communications capability for the corporation across eBay, PayPal and Skype. Mr. Knight brings a high-level of marketing and internal communications experience as he has helped prior companies grow both domestically and internationally. He holds a B.Com in both Marketing and Commerce from the University of New South Wales Australia.
“David coming on board fills a gap in our marketing and positioning capability. Especially as we are now breaking out into multiple markets for the base architecture. David’s experience in the digital marketing space and the connections he has made will be a great asset to the company and its goals,” said John Coyne CEO of Rego.
“Rego is an unique company with tremendous opportunity in the payment platform space,” said Mr. David Knight. “I’m thrilled to have this opportunity to join a great team and support John and the Board in our next phase of product launches, acquisition and rapid growth.”
About Rego Payment Architectures, Inc. (Rego)
Rego Payment Architectures, Inc. is the first e-commerce solution that enables kids to manage and spend money within a parent-controlled environment with their branded technology called Oink. Oink delivers an online security mobile payment platform designed for the Under 18 age group in the global online market, and also enables online businesses the ability to function in a manner consistent with the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (“COPPA”) and similar international children’s privacy laws. Rego enables the Under 18 audience to transact and socialize in a secure online environment guided by parental permission, oversight and control.
Based in Palm Beach, Florida Rego Payment Architectures, Inc. holds three technology patents, US Patent No. 8,762,230, 8,650,621 and 8,812,395.