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Cayan

January 13, 2015 10:00 ET

Cayan Names Harry Hargens VP of Business Development

Payment Industry Veteran Joins Cayan

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - Jan 13, 2015) - NRF Big Show -- Cayan™, the leading provider of payment technologies that give businesses a competitive advantage, today announced Harry Hargens as the VP of Business Development. Hargens is known within the payment industry for his significant contributions to the evolution of payment gateways, mobile payments and payment security. He comes to Cayan with more than 30 years of sales, marketing and product development leadership experience. Hargens joins Cayan after most recently serving as VeriFone's Director of Channel Programs and Business Development.

"Cayan is a future-focused company dedicated to developing the payment technologies that businesses require in order to succeed in today's competitive landscape. As someone who has dedicated the past 30 years to this space, I can clearly see the positive impact Cayan is having on businesses now and will continue to have in the future," said Harry Hargens. "I'm eager to lead business development efforts and help the team integrate our offerings with key players in the ecosystem."

"Harry has proven to be a catalyst for change, both within payment companies and for the industry as a whole. His contributions span from launching the first PIN debit processing while at Omron, to enabling secure commerce for web merchants at Kryptosima, and securing alliances with top mobile wallet providers at VeriFone," said Ken Paull, Chief Revenue Officer, Cayan. "With significant experience across diverse areas, he is the ideal person to lead our business development; a role that requires strong relationships with both traditional and new industry players."

In addition to Omron, VeriFone and Kryptosima, Hargens has also held leadership roles at several other electronic payment companies, including WAY Systems, TransNet (Paymentech), the HONOR Network (now STAR), and Global Payments.

Hargens will join the Cayan team at the National Retail Federation's annual Big Show January 11-13, 2015 in New York City, NY, at booth #3181.

About Cayan
Cayan™, formerly Merchant Warehouse, is the leading provider of payment technologies that give businesses a competitive advantage. From simple and reliable payment processing, to fully integrated, multi-channel customer engagement platforms, Cayan is continuously developing new ways for businesses to unlock the power of payments. Headquartered in Boston, the company has offices in the United States and Belfast, Northern Ireland. Cayan is one of the world's fastest growing payment companies. For more information, visit www.cayan.com.

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