CardWeb.com’s CardExecs database of payments industry movers and shakers today features Paul Rasori, Executive Vice President, Product and Marketing of PowaPOS.
A 25-year veteran of the electronic payments industry, Paul Rasori has held positions in product development, product management, corporate strategy, marketing, and business development.
For the last 10 years, he was senior vice president of global marketing at VeriFone Systems, Inc., the largest provider of secure electronic payment systems globally. While at VeriFone, he led the global marketing organization responsible for product marketing, marketing communications, public relations and direct/indirect channel programs across the company.
During his tenure, Rasori led the introduction of over 100 secure payment system products, most notably the industry leading VX and MX range of payment solutions, was recognized by Frost and Sullivan with a Product Line Strategy Leadership award, and was instrumental in the company’s expansion into end-to-end encryption, mobile payments, mobile wallet acceptance and payment as a service.
In addition, he played a lead role in developing strategic partnerships for VeriFone and drove the product and marketing integration of more than a dozen global acquisitions.
Rasori is very active within the payments industry, having served as chairman of the Secure POS Vendor Alliance, the American Express Digital Advisory Board and on numerous industry sub-committees sponsored by the Electronic Transaction Association.
Before joining VeriFone, he served as senior vice president of marketing for Bankserv Financial Services.
Mr. Rasori holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science from Bridgewater University.