George E. Devitt has been named the new Vice President/General Manager for Data Warehousing for PaySys International, Inc., the leading credit card management software company headquartered in Atlanta. In the newly created position, Devitt will oversee the daily operations, development, marketing, and sales efforts for the data warehousing products developed by PaySys, according to Stephen B. Grubb, PaySys International CEO/president.
“We’re fortunate to have someone with George Devitt’s background and experience in the payment systems and information industries to head up our data warehouse group,” said Grubb.
Devitt, who will be based in PaySys offices in Orlando, Fla., will also be responsible for developing additional markets for the company’s data warehouse software, PS. InfoSource(TM), and for creating additional data warehousing programs.
He brings more than 15 years technology experience to his new position. Previously, he was Vice President of Marketing and Business Development, Americas Group, for VeriFone, Inc., a Hewlett-Packard Company. At VeriFone, he was responsible for developing and executing marketing strategies for Internet commerce, consumer systems, SmartCard and client/server solutions. He managed product marketing and marketing communications as well as business development staffs.
Prior to VeriFone, he was Vice President, Worldwide Marketing and Sales, for Micro Design International, Inc., a Florida based computer peripheral products company. He was also Director, North American Sales and Support, for GO Corporation, a California “pen-based” computer company; an area, district and branch manager for Metaphor, Inc., an IBM company, marketing client-server relational database and decision support products; a Major Accounts Program Manager for Hewlett-Packard; and Marketing Manager for IBM. Devitt graduated from the University of Florida with a B.S. degree in business administration. He is a member of the Sales and Marketing Executive Association, Data Processing Management Association, and the University of Florida Alumni Association.
PaySys International, a pioneer in credit card management software, has installations running in over 30 countries on 6 continents. PaySys systems process more credit card accounts daily than any other card system. Banks and retail establishments worldwide use the PaySys solutions more than any other comparable product for their processing needs.
VisionPLUS, which handles retail, bankcard and loan processing all in one system, is the latest product from PaySys, the company that also developed the legendary CardPac and VISION21. A privately-held company headquartered in Atlanta, PaySys has over 400 employees and operates offices and support centers in Orlando, Fla.; Columbus, Ohio; Melbourne, Australia; Dublin, Ireland; Singapore; Johannesburg, South Africa; and Costa Rica. Information about PaySys and its products can be found on the World Wide Web at [www.paysys.com].